FAA Issues Model Aircraft Rule for Public Comment – A Direct Result of Pirker v. Huerta

Breaking News in the Aero-Modeling World. As the sUAS rule gets closer and closer to public release, the FAA has reestablished the bar for certain characteristics of model aircraft in preparation. Released June 23, 2014, the FAA issued for immediate release, a change to 14 CFR Part 91 – Specifically regarding the Special Rule for[…]

South African Civil Aviation Authority’s Clarifying Statement

“It is disappointing that there are those who are determined to turn a blind eye to potential catastrophic hazards that unmanned aircraft systems have. Let alone the evidence that continues to be gathered by the various civil aviation authorities around the world, a simple internet search attests to the potential dangers of unmanned aircraft systems.[…]