Oct 10, 2018

FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 Helps to Shape the Legal Landscape for Drones

Unmanned Aircraft Systems, a.k.a. Drones

…with More Changes on the Way On Friday, October 5, 2018, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 was signed into law.  Among other things, the Act includes key provisions which help shape the current legal landscape surrounding unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), also known as drones.  The Act also includes several directives for continued study of UAS, which means that more changes are likely on the way. UAS, commonly known as “drones,” have dramatically improved the way many industries operate and do business.  Current UAS technology already offers several commercial benefits, such as efficient surveillance and the facilitation of intensive operations,… Read more