- Texas search group, FAA, at odds over drone use Updated: Apr-19-14 10:07 am
- Search teams that rely on drones run afoul of FAA Updated: Apr-10-14 8:56 pm
HOUSTON - A Texas-based group involved in searches for missing persons around the nation has run afoul of federal aviation authorities who are prohibiting the non-profit organization from employing drones in its work.
HOUSTON - Texas EquuSearch volunteers are gearing up for their next search, this time for a 31-year-old man who went missing more than a week ago in rural Louisiana. But if they use drones to help out, they could run afoul of the federal government.