SFAR 107 Whispers From D.C.

FAA Part 107


Looks like an interagency 107 meeting was held in D.C.

Here is the reading of the tea leaves

No Class A or B

500 AGL

Under 55lbs

Private Pilot Ground School (Knowledge test)

Some sort of certificate

N #

Look to the 333 Exemption requirements

Expecting 100,000 comments

None of this is confirmed and the information is from several sources!

(For those new to the scene Patrick spoke of SFAR 107 back 2010)

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Patrick Egan
Editor in Field, sUAS News Americas Desk | Patrick Egan is the editor of the Americas Desk at sUAS News and host and Executive Producer of the sUAS News Podcast Series, Drone TV and the Small Unmanned Systems Business Exposition. Experience in the field includes assignments with the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Battle Lab investigating solutions on future warfare research projects. Instructor for LTA (Lighter Than Air) ISR systems deployment teams for an OSD, U.S. Special Operations Command, Special Surveillance Project. Built and operated commercial RPA prior to 2007 FAA policy clarification. On the airspace integration side, he serves as director of special programs for the RCAPA (Remote Control Aerial Photography Association).