FAA Grants Nearly 2,000 Waivers For Small Drone Operations

The FAA has granted 1,960 waivers to operators of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)—mostly to fly at night—in the two years since its Part 107 regulation governing the commercial use of drones took effect, according to the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI). In a...
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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