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: based on 'Great Britain and Ireland', NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, 26 March 2012, https://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/7021760921/
: 'Reaper RPAS Aircraft Lands at Kandahar, Afghanistan', UK Ministry of Defence, 5 January 2011, https://www.flickr.com/photos/defenceimages/6642213265
: James Bridle, 'Drone Shadow 003', 2013, http://booktwo.org/notebook/drone-shadows/
(4) Law and regulation
: Andy Piper, 'Drone warning', 31 August 2013, https://www.flickr.com/photos/andypiper/9634141409;
(5) Public funding, private gain?
: William Warby, 'Pound Coins', 4 August 2010, https://www.flickr.com/photos/wwarby/4860332859
(6) Private drones
: Lee, 'AR Drone @ The Beach', 16 August 2013, https://www.flickr.com/photos/myfrozenlife/11584562226
: Ruben Pater, 'Drone Survival Guide', http://dronesurvivalguide.org/Some images licenced under Creative Commons:
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