Policy & Regulations

FAA Launches Redesigned B4UFLY App

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), in partnership with Kittyhawk, has relaunched the B4UFLY mobile app, which allows recreational drone flyers to know...

Stephen Dickson Confirmed as FAA Administrator

Former Delta Air Lines executive Stephen Dickson has been confirmed by the Senate as administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

FAA Expands LAANC to Recreational Drone Operators

Starting today, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will expand its Low Altitude Authorization and Capability (LAANC) system to include recreational drone flyers....

UAS, Aviation Vet Clifford Sweatte Joins Akin Gump

Law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has announced Clifford Sweatte as a new policy advisor in Washington, D.C. Formerly...

FAA Lays out Drone Rules Ahead of Tropical Storm Barry

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has published a notice to airmen (NOTAM) related to Tropical Storm Barry for the coastal regions of...

FAA Announces UAS Restrictions over Additional Military Facilities

The Federal Aviation Administration has announced new airspace restrictions for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) over national security-sensitive locations.Effective July 11,...

U.S. Reps. Express Concerns over Drone Remote ID Delay

On Tuesday, several leaders of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure wrote to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to express concerns...

AUVSI Testifies on UAS Security Priorities

At a hearing on Tuesday by the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee Subcommittee on Security, Brian Wynne, president and CEO...

FAA Grants Waiver for Over-People Drone Flights with Parachute

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued Hensel Phelps Construction Co. a Part 107 waiver to operate a parachute-equipped DJI Phantom 4...
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Mark Aitken Joins DJI’s D.C. Advocacy Team

DJI has welcomed Mark Aitken to its Washington, D.C.-based advocacy team as director of U.S. legislative affairs.Prior...

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