Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
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FAA Part 107 has made it even easier to Fly
Legally in the USA under 14 CFR Part 107. It's what we have all been
FAA Automatically Grants "blanket" COA'S -
As of March 23, 2015, the FAA will automatically
grant "blanket" COA's for flights at or below 200 feet to any UAS
operator with a Section 333 exemption, provided the aircraft weighs less
than 55 pounds, operations are conducted during daytime Visual Flight
Rules (VFR) conditions and within visual line of sight (VLOS) of the
pilots, and stay certain distances away from airports or heliports.
Small UAS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking!
- Check out the provisions being proposed in the FAAs Small UAS NPRM.
Justice UAV Policy Guidance - Domestic Use of Unmanned
Aircraft Systems (UAS)
FAA Grants UAV Permits for Agriculture & Real Estate Companies -
The Associated Press reports that on Tuesday, the FAA issued exceptions
to the commercial UAV ban, permitting the monitoring of crops and real
estate use for aerial photographs of properties for sale. This is the
first time permits have been granted to agriculture and real estate
Poised to Include Limitations on Hobbyist UAVs -
The FAA is proposing to amend its
regulations to adopt specific rules for the operation of small unmanned
aircraft systems (UAS) in the National Airspace System (NAS).
Deploys the RDASS Q1000 UAV -
HSE announces the deployment of the
new RDASS Q1000 4 rotor electric UAV. The RDASS Q1000 series is
designed to meet the hi-tech needs of the user at a price to meet any
city or county budget.
Judge Rules Against FAA in Landmark UAV Challenge -
In a decision dated March 6,
NTSB Judge Patrick Geraghty found that the
FAA has no regulations that apply to model
aircraft or that classify a model aircraft as an unmanned
Court Approves Use of Police UAVs
- a North Dakota court has
approved the use of UAV drones to help arrest citizens on US soil.
Arlington Police Dept Granted Permission to Fly UAVs by FAA
Chief Will Johnson announced that the Federal Aviation Administration
has given the city permission to get the rotors turning on the police
UAV drone project.
Supreme Court & The
4th Amendment - The US
Supreme Court has held that individuals do not generally have
Fourth Amendment rights with respect to aerial surveillance. Can the
lower courts or State, county, city municipalities outlaw the use of
UAV's for law enforcement?
Congress - UAS Privacy & Transparency Act -
The proposed UAV Drone Aircraft Privacy and Transparency Act of 2012
requires that police obtain warrants to use UAV drones for certain types
UAV FAA Regulations
- For more
than five decades, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has
compiled a proven track record of introducing new technology and
aircraft safely into the National Airspace System (NAS).
FAA Fact Sheet Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)
- For Immediate Release.
FAA Certificate of Authorization or Waiver (COA)
- Before you can operate a
UAV in National Airspace System (NAS) you must have a COA. The average
time to issue an authorization for non-emergency operations is less than
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The UAV Blog
- Find out what others are
saying about the World of UAVs. Share your 2 cents worth with
GoPro Cameras &
Introduces 2 New UAV's -
The Alliance Series are a revolutionary UAV platform that creates a
mobile high performance platform. The Alliance Series are designed
specifically for industrial use and maximum flight time with a
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The Alliance UAS 2
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Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) has a 25 lb
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Association of Chiefs of Police
Recommended Guidelines for the use of
Unmanned Aircraft -
Rapid advances in technology have led to the development and
increased use of unmanned aircraft. That technology is now making its way into
the hands of law enforcement officers nationwide.
The Aviation Committee has been involved in the development of
unmanned aircraft policy and regulations for several years. The Committee
recommends the following guidelines for use by any law enforcement agency
contemplating the use of unmanned aircraft. Continued
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The US Supreme Court has held that
individuals do not generally have Fourth Amendment rights with respect
to aerial surveillance because of the ability that anyone might have to
observe what could be viewed from the air. Of course, individuals do not
operate drone vehicles with the capabilities of the US government. Also,
some state courts have reached different conclusions about the privacy
issues associated with aerial surveillance. Continued
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Immediate Release: 11/11/2013
Enforcement & Privacy - The right to privacy is
fundamental in a free and civilized society! We The People,
have a reasonable and justifiable expectation of privacy that we will
not be monitored or spied on by law enforcement agents, individuals and
hobbyists. But it is already here! We are being monitored everyday
by government, law enforcement, businesses, and private citizens every
day! Just look around you! Surveillance cameras are on traffic lights,
street corners, banks, hospitals, office building, parking lots and even
private citizens have cameras outside there homes. These cameras
play an important role in "security and public safety."
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- LA Drone Expo - The UAVSA-Unmanned Autonomous Vehicle
Systems Association is holding the United States first ever commercial Drone
Expo, the event will be held in Los Angeles, CA at the LA Sports Arena on
December 13, 2014. This all day event will feature the best cinematographers and
drone operators Hollywood has to offer as well as top manufactures such as
Homeland Surveillance & Electronics, 3D Robotics, Zeiss 3D, experts from UC Berkeley, USC, MIT, former White House
counsel, the governors innovation officer, top production companies, and
special guests. Included attractions will be filming and flying demonstrations,
manufacture presentations, roundtable discussions, presentations on the future
of drones in the industry and beyond, special attractions, music, games, and
much more! Click here for more
information. RSVP for our breakout session
LA Sports Arena Address:
3939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90037
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