The upside of drones

Drones have caused quite a kerfuffle in recent months with London's Gatwick Airport closed for days before Christmas due to allegations of a rogue flyer, then, in January, the Auckland Police Eagle helicopter had a near-miss with a drone.

And just last month several flights out of Auckland Airport were delayed due to a drone sighting in the area.

You can see how it's easy to forget there are countless positive sides to these buzzy little machines.

Gorilla Tech CEO Paul Spain spoke to The AM Show.

Watch the video.