BREAKING: FAA declares Ferguson, MO airspace a no-fly zone for one week

by The Daily Lede

The FAA has designated the airspace around Ferguson, Missouri a commercial no-fly zone for the period of one week after it was reported that a police helicopter was shot at Sunday night.  The ban extends to the media as well.

Ferguson, Missouri has been the scene of violent protests after the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, Saturday by a Ferguson County police officer.


In related news, President Obama has also just released a statement calling the incident “heartbreaking”.


courtesy Antonio French