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By Jack Daleo

For pilots, they’re a convenient way to accrue flight time—for beachgoers, they’re a nuisance. But whatever you think of the banner-towing airplanes carrying fluttering advertisements over U.S. oceans, they’ve got competition.

Miami-based aerial advertising company Sustainable Skylines recently announced it has obtained FAA permission to launch a commercial banner-towing operation. But rather than airplanes, remotely piloted drones will tow the banners.