unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) following a pre-programmed flight plan

A drone refers to an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that is remotely piloted or flies autonomously using pre-programmed flight plans. Key features:


Drone technology has made aerial data collection, filming, and photography more accessible. However, concerns include collisions, injuries, privacy violations, and restricted airspace breaches. Laws and regulations on operating drones continue to evolve.

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