FAA Announces Drone Registration, But Further Regulations Still Needed

FAA Announces Drone Registration, But Further Regulations Still Needed DECEMBER 17, 2015 By Leischen Stelter, editor of In Public Safety If you unwrap a drone this Christmas, before you take it out for its maiden flight you must first register the aircraft with the government. Starting on December 21, individuals who own a drone—more accurately […]

Drone registry was announced by the FAA this morning

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced a streamlined and user-friendly web-based aircraft registration process for owners of small unmanned aircraft (UAS) weighing more than 0.55 pounds (250 grams) and less than 55 pounds (approx. 25 kilograms) including payloads such as on-board cameras. The Registration Task Force delivered recommendations […]