The agency has decided that a student's UAS operation falls under the definition of "model aircraft," as long as he or she is not compensated.
The nonprofit Commercial Drone Alliance is looking to shape public perception about the technology, among other goals.
Law firm Hogan Lovells calls this stage with the office of information and regulatory affairs an "extremely important step in the rulemaking process."
At a recent UAS symposium, Michael Huerta emphasized the "shared responsibility" between the FAA and the industry to develop solutions for safe drone integration.
According to AUVSI, the legislation's Senate passage is a “critical milestone" for advancing the commercial and civil drone industry.
The Obama administration’s office of management and budget has released a statement regarding the Senate's proposed Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill, H.R.636, the...
Comprising DJI, 3DR, Parrot and GoPro, the D.C.-based group is all about "advocacy and education" for small unmanned aircraft systems.
The U.S. Senate has approved an amendment authored by Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., to ensure greater public- and private-sector coordination of research and policy...
U.S. Sens. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and Cory Booker, D-N.J., have introduced an amendment, 3492, to the proposed Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act (H.R.636) that...
A bill from California Sen. Dianne Feinstein opposes an amendment to the FAA reauthorization act and aims to ensure that "states and local governments retain significant authority to protect their communities."