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In January, Lakemaid Brewery in Stevens Point, Wis., admitted it's been testing drone technology, with an eye to eventually deliver beer to isolated ice fishermen on Lake Waconia, Minn. The brewery reportedly learned a six-bladed drone would be needed to carry a 12-pack for up to a half-mile. The Federal Aviation Administration bans commercial drones, but may be reconsidering, though not just yet, as it quickly ordered Lakemaid to cease the flights.

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