Amazon shoots drone video abroad to avoid breaking federal laws

January 2, 2014    

It was illegal for Amazon to shoot that drone video in the U.S., so it went abroad

The Washington Post – The Switch


“Spokespeople for Amazon and the Federal Aviation Administration have confirmed that the company chose an international location for its concept video after FAA restrictions prevented them from shooting here. Exactly which lucky country got a cameo is still a mystery; neither official would talk specifics.”