FAA & Drone Laws 33 results

How to Get Your FAA Drone Pilot License (For First-Time and Current Pilots)

This page is a how-to guide on getting your Part 107 certificate based upon my knowledge as a current FAA certificated flight instructor (CFI & CFII) and aviation attorney. There are two sections to this page: (1) instructions for first time pilots and (2) instructions for current manned ...

FAA Steps Up Research of Drone Countermeasures

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is stepping up research into systems that could protect airports from rogue drones. Under its “Pathfinder” initiative on unmanned aircraft systems, the FAA in May signed cooperative research and development agreements to test prototype counter-drone ...

Know Before You Fly Reaches Major Milestone with More than 500,000 Unique Visitors to Website

Know Before You Fly announced today more than 500,000 unique users have visited its website since the launch of the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) education campaign in December 2014.An estimated 700,000 UAS were to be sold in the United States in 2015, according to the Consumer Technology ...