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Submission + - More drones set to use US air space (

Dupple writes: Tests have been carried out to see whether military drones can mix safely in the air with passenger planes.

The tests involved a Predator B drone fitted with radio location systems found on domestic aircraft that help them spot and avoid other planes.

The tests will help to pave the way for greater use of drones in America's domestic airspace.

There is a press release from GA available here

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More drones set to use US air space

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