ORLANDO, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) —U.S. Senator Bill Nelson is pushing to get new technology to protect airports from drones.READ MORE: Federal Government's N95 Masks Distribution Starts Monday
Nelson was in Orlando on Friday meeting with airport directors from Orlando, Miami, Tampa, Jacksonville, Sarasota, Clearwater and Panama City.READ MORE: Mark Rosenberg Acknowledges He Resigned As FIU President Because ‘I Caused Discomfort For A Valued Employee’
Nelson is hoping to insert a measure into legislation that would help airports install technologies that could thwart unwanted drones.
The technologies would be able to shut down drones that stray into no-fly-zones or use sensors to intercept drones.MORE NEWS: Mural Honoring Gloria & Emilio Estefan Unveiled In Little Havana
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