Future of Unmanned Aviation in the U.S. Economy: Safety and Privacy Considerations, Hearing Before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, Second Session, January 15, 2014   [open pdf - 3MB]

This is the January 15, 2014 hearing, "The Future of Unmanned Aviation in the U.S. Economy: Safety and Privacy Considerations," before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation. From the opening statement of Diane Feinstein: "I believe civilian drone technology, much of which has been developed in California, has great potential for both beneficial uses and for job creation; but the unique capabilities of the drone bring with it significant risks, most notably related to privacy and public safety. I believe we should proceed with caution and that Congress must act to set reasonable rules to protect the American people and ensure that in industry ask reach its potential." Statements, letters, and other materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Diane Feinstein, Michael P. Huerta, Mary Cummings, Henio Arcangeli, and Christopher R. Calabrese.

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S. Hrg. 113-696; Senate Hearing 113-696
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