Department of Transportation

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…

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…

North Dakota Dot Uses Drones For Flood Season

North Dakota DOT uses drones for flood season

The North Dakota Department of Transportation received waivers at the end of March to start using drones for flood season and in emergency response situations. North Dakota DoT uses drones for flood season The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT)…