FAA Picks 6 Sites to Host Drone Testing

by William White | December 31, 2013 9:48 am

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has chosen six sites[1] to host drone testing.

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The FAA chose the different sites based off of their geology, climate, location of ground infrastructure, research needs, airspace use, safety, aviation experience and risk.The organization chose the different sites to get a fair amount of diversity in its drone testing.

The six sites approved by the FAA include:

To see more about the six areas chosen by the FAA to conduct drone testing, click here[2].

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Endnotes:
  1. six sites: http://www.faa.gov/news/updates/?newsId=75399
  2. click here: http://www.faa.gov/news/updates/?newsId=75399

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