Unmanned Safety Institute Providing COA and 333-waiver Support

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), a Florida-based LLC that provides commercial UAS training and safety certification, is now offering its expertise to businesses and...
FAA Part 107

FAA Grants Real Estate, Agricultural UAS Exemptions

The Federal Aviation Administration today granted two regulatory exemptions for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) operations, including the first for real estate photography. The agency gave...

Breaking:- A DJI Phantom just received a 333 exemption!

Issued yesterday, 5th Jan 2015 Drone lawyer Brendan Schulman tipped us off, mentioning this 333 exemption document.... A quite astounding turn around by the FAA on...

Trimble Obtains Exemption to Operate its Unmanned Aircraft System

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted an exemption that will allow the company to conduct commercial operation...

FAA Grants Five More Commercial UAS Exemptions

WASHINGTON – The Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today granted five regulatory exemptions for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) operations to four companies representing...
FAA Part 107

Pirker Reversed: NTSB Confirms FAA Has Jurisdiction Over Drones

Paul J. Fraidenburgh Earlier this week, in a landmark decision for the unmanned aircraft systems industry, the National Transportation Safety Board reversed the Administrative Law...
FAA Part 107

SFAR 107 Whispers From D.C.

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

Six Companies Can Now Fly Small UAS Following FAA-approved Safety Procedures

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration has granted regulatory exemptions to six aerial photo and video production...

Jim Williams of the FAA, “There is potentially good news for certain operators.”

  Speaking at the sUSB Expo our show in San Francisco last Thursday Jim Williams of the FAA revealed the first glimpse of a common...