New FAA Rules for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Go Into Effect

Senate Holds Confirmation Hearing For Transportation Sec'y Nominee Anthony FoxxWASHINGTON – Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael Huerta today announced the implementation of the first operational rules for routine non-hobbyist use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or “drones”). The regulations on June 21, 2016 officially take effect today. “People are captivated by the limitless possibilities unmanned aircraft offer, […]

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