FAA OKs BVLOS UAS Ops At North Dakota Test Site

The FAA has granted a two-year certificate of authorization to the Northern Plains Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) test site to fly large drones beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) of the operator, U.S. Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) has announced. The authorization allows UAS to fly without a chase...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and uncrewed aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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