PREPARE FOR TAKEOFF—Tucker Costello keeps a close eye on the drone he has just launched at Forest Cove Park in Agoura Hills. Drones are a $105-million market and growing. Holiday sales boomed.
Sales of unmanned aerial systems, commonly known as drones, have soared this holiday season.
The Consumer Technology Association expects 2015 sales to approach 700,000 units, a 63 percent increase over 2014. More than half will be sold during the holidays.
It’s a $105-million U.S. market, and growing...