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Remote ID for Drones is on track for finalization by the end of 2020

Remote ID for Drones is on track for finalization by the end of 2020

On October 5, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) submitted the final rules for Remote Identification of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Remote ID for Drones) and Operations of Small Unmanned Aircraft Over People to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The OMB now has 90 days to review the new regulations, so it appears that Remote ID for Drones is well on track for finalization and publication before the end of this year, reports AOPA.

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Matternet M2 drone used by UPS Flight Forward in new hospital delivery network

Matternet M2 drone used by UPS Flight Forward in new hospital delivery network

The Matternet M2 drone will be used by UPS Flight Forward (UPSFF) in a new hospital delivery network at Wake Forest Baptist Health in North Carolina. The new service will carry patient-specific time- and temperature-sensitive medicines and PPE for medical professionals treating COVID-19.

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