A drone captures videos and still images of an apartment building in Philadelphia. Routine commercial use of small drones was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration on Tuesday after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a new technology.
A drone captures videos and still images of an apartment building in Philadelphia. Routine commercial use of small drones was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration on Tuesday after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a new technology. Matt Rourke AP
A drone captures videos and still images of an apartment building in Philadelphia. Routine commercial use of small drones was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration on Tuesday after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a new technology. Matt Rourke AP

White House clears small, commercial drones for takeoff

June 21, 2016 1:01 PM