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FAA approves first exemption allowing UAS to spray crops
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

In a giant step forward for the commercial UAS industry, the FAA recently granted Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. (“Yamaha”) a Section 333


UAS sighting by White House, inside FAA’s “No Drone Zone”
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

Reported by the AP, another unmanned aircraft system (“UAS”) was recently spotted in the vicinity of the White House, prompting a security Lock down


First large-scale unmanned aircraft tested at Griffiss UAS test site
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

This month marks the first time a large aircraft has flown at any of the FAA-designated unmanned aircraft system (UAS) test sites. On June 12-15


Video: episode 3 - legislative update from the world of drones
  • Hanson Bridgett LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

Three bills are wending their way through the State legislature that may have particular relevance to drone use relating to local government in


Latest developments in UAS integration
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2015

Last week, there were two key developments in the effort to integrate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into the national airspace. First, the Federal


EPA aircraft GHG emissions regulations take flight
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2015

After tackling greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from passenger vehicles and power plants, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on June 10


Senate appropriations panel approves Homeland Security spending bill; Senate set to vote on Transportation Security Administration nominee; House considers DHS-related legislation, while panel addresses airport screening concerns
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • June 22 2015

This week, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved its FY 2016 Homeland Security spending bill. The measure, adopted 26-4, provides $40.213


Droning on about risk: the potential difficulties of insuring remotely piloted aircraft systems
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • June 22 2015

The global popularity of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in commercial and recreational applications is rapidly increasing, and in line with the


NTSB accident report not subject to judicial review
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2015

Agency actions may cause people pain and distress but there is not always a judicial remedy. In a decision issued on June 19, the D.C. Circuit


sUAS apples to Amazon oranges
  • Diaz Reus
  • USA
  • June 18 2015

Two news items on drone rules have some reporters comparing sUAS apples to Amazon oranges. The first is that, yes, hallelujah, the FAA expects to