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Overview of the FAA’s Regulations of Drones
  • Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

Last year, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) codified regulations governing the operation of unmanned small aircrafts or drones. The

FAA Changes May Disrupt Financing of Wind Projects Nationwide
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2017

Recent changes to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) policies concerning issuance of Determinations of No Hazard (DNH) will likely have profound

It’s That Time of Year Again: How Congress’ Proposed FAA Reauthorization Bills Could Impact the Commercial Drone Industry
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • July 17 2017

In the last few weeks, both houses of Congress have released draft FAA Reauthorization bills to continue FAA funding which runs out this fall. While

Court Dismisses Claims Against Airline For Missing
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 13 2017

In Hekmat v. U.S. Transp. Sec. Admin.,1 the court granted JetBlue Airways' motion to dismiss plaintiffs' claims for bailment, negligence, failure to

Shots fired in the drone community
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa, USA
  • July 12 2017

William Merideth from Kentucky, USA, aka, "the Drone Slayer" achieved notoriety in 2015 when he used a shotgun to down a drone flying over his

Air Safety: What Really Happened to Amelia Earhart?
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2017

Eighty years ago, on July 2, 1937, Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan took off from Lae, New Guinea bound for Howland Island in the middle of

Update on Significant DOT, FAA, and Other Federal Agencies’ Aviation-Related Regulatory Actions
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a release and Fact Sheet on new aviation enhanced security measures. The measures include enhanced

Update for International Travelers: Flying with Computers and Smartphones (this week)
  • Butler Snow LLP
  • Global, USA
  • July 7 2017

So the landscapelike dunesshifts yet againat least regarding what you can and can’t carry onto international flightswell, some of them anyway

Drone Operators Beware: FAA Drone Regulations Continue to Apply to "Commercial" Uses
  • Tucker Ellis
  • USA
  • July 6 2017

In May 2017, in an important aviation case, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals struck the FAA’s “Registration Rule,” which requires all drone users to

Safe Separation: New Study Provides Objective Collision Avoidance Guidance for Unmanned Aircraft Flights
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • July 5 2017

Recent government-sponsored research provides operators of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) helpful guidance for legally operating in proximity