U.S. Interior Secretary Affirms Order Grounding Drones

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U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt has formally ordered the “temporary cessation” of nonemergency drone operations, his department announced on Jan. 29, citing an ongoing cybersecurity review. Secretary’s Order 3379 affirms a directive Bernhardt issued in November, which required the...

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