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Client Alert: FAA Proposes Amendments to Drone Regulations and Seeks Comment on Safe and Secure Drone Operations

On January 14, 2019, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) published two small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) initiatives designed to continue the FAA’s “incremental approach to integrating UAS into the national airspace system (NAS).”  While there are still significant areas to be addressed, these initiatives are a welcome step towards a performance-based and technology-neutral regulatory scheme, which allows for iterative and safe innovation in the rapidly evolving UAS industry.

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