TITLE

CBP Working With FAA To Loosen Restrictions On UAV Coastal Operations, Official Says

AUTHOR(S)
Biesecker, Calvin
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Defense Daily;11/19/2013, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has carried out limited operations with its unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) off the U.S. coastline as of mid-November 2013. According to CBP's Randolp Alles, they are cooperating with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to improve the deployment of the Guardian UAV system. The opinion of Coast Guard Rear Admiral William Lee on the developments is also cited.
ACCESSION #
94439577

 

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