Study: FAA ‘Overly Conservative’ In Assessing Drone Risk

An overly cautious FAA should change its approach to assessing safety risk when it considers unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) operations, a new study says. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine made the recommendation in a study released on June 11. Required by the FAA...
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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