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FAA Builds Industry Rulemaking Committee for Remote UAS Identification

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has created a new aviation rulemaking committee dedicated to helping the agency identify the owners of rogue unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). According to a news update from the FAA, because there are not yet any … Continue reading

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Drone Company Leaders Meet With Trump To Ask For More Clarity On Rules

This week, U.S. drone companies met with President Trump to discuss industry regulations. NPR’s Melissa Block talks with April Glaser of Recode about how these companies actually want more regulation … http://www.npr.org/2017/06/24/534207526/drone-company-leaders-meet-with-trump-to-ask-for-more-clarity-on-rules NPR Weekend Edition Saturday | June 24, 2017

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Unmanned and Unregulated? Court of Appeals Rejects FAA Regulation of Many Drones

In 2015, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) attempted to address the proliferation of drones and some of the hazards associated with their operation with a rule requiring that all “small unmanned aircraft” register with the FAA. The online registration process … Continue reading

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Insurance Lawyer’s Concern with ‘Government Overreach’ Grounded FAA’s Drone Registry

John Taylor didn’t like the idea of being forced by the Federal Aviation Administration to register his drones. The requirement was “authoritarian,” the Maryland attorney said, and wouldn’t deter reckless fliers. So the aviation law novice — he works in … Continue reading

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