There have been reports of drones flying over the Savannah River Site. Department of Energy officials say drones have been spotted over the complex several times during the last month. Federal law prohibits drone pilots from flying above nuclear facilities, military sites and other restricted airspace.
SRS officials confirm a drone was also spotted over the nuclear reservation July 5th. The compound is taking the sightings very seriously and is working with the federal, state and local authorities to find out who is responsible. As drones are becoming more popular, federal lawmakers are having to come up with new rules for them. FULL REPORT