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Coalition: Drone Rules Not In Part 107 That We Need in FAA Reauthorization

In a letter to U.S. House and Senate committee leaders, the Small UAV Coalition is urging the passage of several unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)-related...

UAS Rulemaking Now in Federal Register; Will Go into Effect Aug. 29

The Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) final rulemaking for small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) made its way to the Federal Register today and will officially...

FAA’s Final Drone Rule: Did the Agency Get It Right?

There's finally a set of rules under which to operate UAS commercially, but the work toward full integration into airspace is not complete by any means.

‘Not Guilty’ Verdict Reached in Los Angeles Drone Ordinance Case

A jury has returned a unanimous "not guilty" verdict in favor of Arvel Chappell III, the first person charged under the City of Los...

The Wait Is Over: Here Are Your Final Drone Rules

The FAA's long-awaited rules governing the commercial use of drones have finally been revealed and will go into effect later this summer.

Final Small UAS Rulemaking Is Imminent, Says Small UAV Coalition

Expected to be released by the FAA as early as today, the final rules will mean the commercial drone industry is "open for business," the group says.

Drone Photography Brings $55K FAA Fine to Minnesota Man

The agency alleges that the August operations were done in a "careless or reckless" manner and were not for a hobby/recreational purpose.

Canada Rolls Out Drone Safety Campaign, Plans to Launch New Regs

The Canadian government has launched a national drone safety campaign and reiterated the country’s intention to propose new regulations for the technology.Yesterday, the Honourable...

Drone Alliance Europe Adds New Member, Releases Policy Reports

Drone Alliance Europe (DAE), which advocates for Europe’s commercial drone industry, has welcomed a new member company and released two new white papers.Gatewing, a...

FAA’s New List of Approved Commercial UAS Still Not Retroactive

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has released the seventh round of a list of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) that are approved for use by...

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