UK bans central London drone flights until queen’s burial Monday

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Drone pilots in central London hoping to capture aerial footage of this week’s historic royal funeral events are having to change their plans after officials banned all UAV flights above the heart of the capital until the queen’s burial Monday.

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Bournemouth police pocket seven drones in banned airshow space

Police officers in England’s south coast city of Bournemouth confiscated at least seven drones operating illegally within the no-fly zone established during a multi-day airshow that wrapped up yesterday.

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2018 Isle of Man TT races will be halted if drones distract riders

Tomorrow is the start of the famous Isle of Man TT races. The motorcycle races will last until June 8 and for that period the Isle of Man’s Civil Aviation Administration has banned drones from being flown. If drones are being spotted in the No-Fly Zone practice sessions and races could be halted.

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The FAA adds three military bases to the list of no-drone zones

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently added three new U.S. Defense Department facilities to the list of no-drone zones and extended the restricted boundary of a third facility. The additions are the result of a request to enhance unmanned aircraft flight restrictions over military bases in the US.

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New map shows no-fly zones for drones in Switzerland

A new Swiss interactive map shows no-fly zones for drones in 2D and 3D. The Federal Aviation Office in Switzerland (BAZL) has created a new interactive map that shows drone pilot were they are and are not allowed to fly.

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