Tag Archives: FAA

Drone Registration

Drone Registration – What you need to know

Over the past couple of years, various Drone pilots have done some pretty stupid stuff, to the point of getting the wrong kind of attention from the FAA.  For example, irresponsible drone pilots have: Flown their drones too close to the President Have almost hit manned aircraft and Blocked Firefighters This is  just a few of many examples that have the ...

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FAA Drone Rules – New rules for Model Aircraft Operators

Update: The FAA now requires that nearly all Drones must be registered and marked appropriately. The FAA issues new rules for drones in a press release yesterday that has model aircraft and drone enthusiasts in an uproar.  Here’s the release on the new FAA Drone Rules: For Immediate Release June 23, 2014 Contact: Les Dorr, Jr. or Alison Duquette Phone: (202) 267-3883 ...

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What is a drone

What is a Drone?

Welcome to the dawn of the drone age, but what is a Drone exactly? For most, the word drone brings to mind science fiction, military operations, surveillance or maybe your mind goes back to the 70s Cartoon show “The Jetsons” where flying robots were common in the skies. The confusion has led to many people wondering: What is a drone ...

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