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Watch This Totally Illegal Drone Fire a Handgun

This isn’t the first video we’ve seen of a firearm attached to a consumer-grade drone, but it is the most convincing. The 14-second clip, uploaded to YouTube last Friday, claims to show a “homemade multirotor with a semiautomatic handgun mounted on it.” The drone fires four times, with the recoil from each shot pushing it backwards in the air. If the footage is real, then the craft is certainly illegal — at least from the perspective of the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), which regulates aircraft and drones.

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