Tag: FAA

Feel like taking a quick drone flight over Lady Liberty? Not so fast says the FAA The FAA, at the behest of national security and...

MELVILLE, N.Y., July 31, 2017 — BZ Media LLC today announced that Michael P. Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, will give the Grand...

Drones have dramatically changed the way we create content. With a drone camera setup, one can take pictures and videos from great heights, making...

Last week, I wrote about drone traffic management systems and legal hurdles to the drone superhighway. If you haven't already read part one and...

San Francisco, May 17, 2017 -- Kittyhawk (kittyhawk.io), the leader in drone operations software, is today announcing Flight Deck: a new feature that brings...

At 61 stories and 1,070 feet, Salesforce Tower is going to be the tallest building in San Francisco by quite a lot. The massive development...

A FOUR PART SERIES Last week, I wrote about how the groundwork is being laid as we speak for a drone superhighway. If you haven't...

A FOUR PART SERIES There is something about the sky that grabs my attention and imagination. As a kid, I loved science fiction movies with...

The number of commercial unmanned aircraft, or drones, in the U.S. is projected to grow tenfold over the next five years, according to the...

On Wednesday this week, President-elect Trump's nominee to head the Department of Transportation, Elaine Chao spoke to the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee about...

As 2016 rounded off, the year marked a significant economic increase in construction projects. Within the first 10 months, the US Census Bureau reported...

WASHINGTON – The Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration has finalized the first operational rules (PDF) for routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS...

This weekend marks celebration of the second International Drone Day!  Public perceptions of drones have greatly shifted since last year.  A year ago many people...

If the FAA reverses itself, and allows commercial drone aircraft to fly over populated areas, what will that look like? Will there be pilot-less...

Nearly all owners of remote-controlled aircraft across the country will have to register hundreds of thousands of drones with the Federal Aviation Administration starting...

Former manager of the FAA’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Office to advise drone information management software. Portland, OR ­ November 17, 2015 -­ Skyward named...

The federal agency charged with regulating the use of unmanned aerial vehicles has made an Iowa college a research partner. The Federal Aviation Administration has...

North Dakota's unmanned aerial systems test site will test an air traffic control system for drones. NASA awarded the North Dakota Department of Commerce a...

Last month, the Federal Aviation Administration approved its 1,000th commercial drone permit, 998 more than it granted last year at this time. For many in the...

By Stephen M. Rinka, Esq. The advent of the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (“UAV”) age is going to bring changes to society in ways that cannot...