Introduction: Welcome to the Drone Age

Staff Writer

The Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), commonly known as a drone, is a remote-controlled aircraft. The use of this latest technology has soared in both military and civilian areas in recent years. A drone is often used as a monitoring weapon for military purposes and as a filming equipment for civilian usage.

However, problems regarding security and privacy have arisen in growing of drone use. Many Americans expressed concerns about drones flying over their property. In addition to secrecy, students’ safety may be at risk if a drone malfunctions. For these reasons, drones are now banned in Alhambra High School.