AUVSI Releases Report on Part 107 Waivers, Calls for New Rulemaking to Support Restricted Operations

The Small Unmanned Aircraft rule (commonly called Part 107) went into effect on August 29, 2016. The rule created a regulatory framework for commercial drone operations, which required commercial pilots to be Part 107 certified and prohibited various types of drone operations, like flying at night or Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS), without a waiver. Since then, the FAA has[…]

Best drone photos ever: Stunning images taken from the sky!- Awesome photos taken by drones

  – Awesome photos taken by drones Facebook Twitter Pintrest LinkedIn Mail Drone photography has soared in recent years, with the number of and quality of drone photos increasing every year. There are so many photos in fact that drone photography even has its own official awards programmes. The best drones: Top rated quadcopters to buy, whatever your budget Now[…]

Connecticut town tests “pandemic drone” to find fevers. Experts question if it would work.

Police in Westport said the drone would “provide better health monitoring support for potential at-risk groups,” and would not be used to observe people in private yards. April 22, 2020, 1:16 PM EDT / Updated April 22, 2020, 1:44 PM EDT By Minyvonne Burke A Connecticut police department said it plans to begin testing a “pandemic drone” that could[…]