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The FAA drone registry has left the building

John Taylor has received an unusual Thanksgiving gift, the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia today, issued its final ruling. in their...
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NIAS and NASA test the Next Phase of NASA’s UAS Traffic Management System (UTM)

Reno-Stead Test Range -- On May 25, 2017, the FAA-designated Nevada UAS Test Site and its NASA Partners flew five different Unmanned Aerial Vehicles...
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NASA Selects Three Aeronautics Teams to Explore ‘Ambitious’ Ideas

Three teams of NASA researchers who have dreamed up potential solutions for pieces of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) puzzle have received the nod...
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DUGN Call To Action: Fight Drone Legislation, help beat the Drone Federalism Act

U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Tom Cotton (R-AR), Mike Lee (R-UT), and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) have introduced a bill, S.1272, in the 115th Congress...
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Senator Feinstein the Drone Federalism Act of 2017

Jonathan Rupprecht provides an excellent insight into what might lie ahead for American RPAS operators. It will be important to keep an eye on what's...

No More Foreign RC Hobby Rulemaking in the United States

Re: the Taylor case -"Vindication of the rights of the Congressionally protected." While this is true, we all know that the FAA dislikes challenges to their...
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FAA Statement Regarding US Court of Appeals Decision

We are carefully reviewing the U.S. Court of Appeals decision as it relates to drone registrations. The FAA put registration and operational regulations in place...
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John Taylor defeats FAA Registration Rule For Model Aircraft

Congratulations to John Taylor, insurance lawyer and model aircraft enthusiast. He took the FAA and Department of Justice to court over the 2015 model aircraft...
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Sportys-Drone Pilots: Display Your UAS Certificate

Available exclusively from Sporty’s, the UAS Elite Plaque will proudly display the well-earned pilot certificate. The UAS certificate is printed onto an aluminum alloy...

FAA releases registered private drone owner database

In total 241 people have registered to use drones weighing between .55 and 55lbs in postcode 75070 Mc Kinney, Texas! The Texas postcode is...