ANN has obtained a copy of a memo distributed Thursday to a
number of media outlets by the city of Houston, TX, outlining the
steps the city took ahead of what has since proven to be a
controversial test of an unmanned aerial vehicle.
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and FAA certificate action if you inadvertantly bust
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NOTAM Number: FDC 7/6349
Issue Date: December 05, 2007 at 0017 UTC
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Beginning Date and Time: December 07, 2007 at 1625 UTC
Ending Date and Time: December 07, 2007 at 2040 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: Temporary flight restrictions for VIP (Very
Important Person) Movement
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A