Sail Boston Advisory; Drone Information

Sail Boston Advisory; Drone Information

Massachusetts State Police Release — 06162017 — Sail Boston Advisory; Drone Information

The security operation for Sail Boston will include a tethered drone at Castle Island, over the venues to provide an additional aerial vantage point for police personnel.

The Massachusetts State Police have partnered with private vendor CyPhy for deployment of the tethered unmanned aerial system.

Members of the public who observe the drones should be assured that they are part of the security plan. The public is reminded that privately-owned drones are not allowed over the event venues.

For more information on Sail Boston, view our previous post here.