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New Faa Advisory Circular On The Process For Applying For A Fria

New FAA Advisory Circular on the process for applying for a FRIA

Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) gave instructions on how to set up a community-based group that the FAA will recognize for recreational drone flying, so-called FRIA. Recreational drone flyers are required by federal law to…

Autel Drone Donated To Seaside Police In New Jersey

Autel drone donated to Seaside Police Department in New Jersey

The Seaside Police Department in Seaside, New Jersey, applied for a drone donation to the National Public Safety Drone Donation Program on 7 And now, the department will receive a new Autel drone, accessories, and Part 107 training to start…

Faa Picks Uncw For Drone Collegiate Training Initiative

FAA picks UNCW for drone collegiate training initiative

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected the University of North Carolina Wilmington to become a member of its cohort of schools participating in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems – Collegiate Training Initiative. This program acknowledges institutions that prepare students for…

Faa'S Drone Safety Day 2022 Is Today! Fly Right

FAA’s Drone Safety Day 2022 is today! Fly RIGHT

Today is the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Drone Safety Day 2022 and the message from the aviation authority is for all drone pilots to Fly RIGHT. Previously known as the FAA’s Drone Safety Awareness Week, the agency has decided to…

Do You Trust The Faa'S Drone Numbers? - Faa Publishes Airworthiness Criteria For Certification Of 10 Different Drones

We don’t TRUST the FAA’s drone numbers at all!

Yesterday, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released the latest drone numbers. The numbers caused a lengthy discussion on Facebook as many drone professionals wondered if you can TRUST the FAA’s drone numbers, and what can be done to increase the…

Dutch Coastguard Uses Drones To Keep Swimmers Safe

Dutch coastguard uses drones to keep swimmers safe

In The Netherlands, a pilot project under the name “Safe coastal, beach and dune tourism” is launched in the province Noord-Holland to study how drones can be used to locate rip currents and keep swimmers safe. The project is an initiative…