DRONE CRASHES INTO SPACE NEEDLE

See! This is why we have airspace limitations on drones and where they can and can’t be flown.  Although the city of Seattle doesn’t have such statutes, police can still charge you with wreckless endangerment.  Before you start flying your drone all around town or city, you need to learn how to use it and be smart with it.

On Dec. 31, a drone pilot thought it would be nice to film Seattle’s most iconic structure, the Space Needle. The video started off well—beautiful, sweeping shots, taken during a stereotypically grey Seattle day—but then the drone takes a sudden turn, careening into its target at full tilt. A group of people were working on…

via People keep crashing drones into Seattle’s Space Needle — Quartz

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