Winners and Losers in the sUAS Final Rule 14 CFR 107

Everyone’s talking about the new drone rules; what they mean, why they’re important, who is impacted, and why it matters. We all have questions as to the long-term implication for Section 333 approvals, the way UAS operations will need to adapt in order to satisfy the regulatory requirements, and the differences between hobbyist flight and[…]

Integration & Celebration – AUVSI 2015

Integration and Celebration – AUVSI 2015 What a week! I’m coming to you live from the show floor at AUVSI 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia, and as every year previously it has been an exciting extension of all the news from the UAV world. This year was a good one with commercial unmanned systems finally taking[…]

sUAS NPRM Draft Advisory Circular (HIDDEN TREASURE)

Could there have been a sexier title? I don’t think so. For all those out there who have yet to see the draft AC for Part 107, let me say… it’s quite good. It can also be found here as part of the docket. Huzzah! If you haven’t read it yet, go read it now.[…]

The AUVSI Report

Protester free and packed to the brim, opportunists and operators, manufacturers and marketeers brought with them an overwhelming sense of optimism to the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Orlando, Florida and it is my pleasure to outline some of the more interesting concepts, systems, developments, and – mostly importantly – videos of dancing drones.[…]