Bill Would Give DOJ, DHS Power to Take Action Against ‘Malicious’ UAS

The legislation would allow them to “detect, identify, monitor and track the UAS without prior consent … Applauding the newly introduced Senate bill is the Small UAV Coalition, which has released the following statement: “The Preventing Emerging …

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Small UAV Coalition Congratulates Secretary Chao and First UAS Integration Pilot Program Selections

The Small UAV Coalition congratulates the President and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Secretary Chao, and those selected for reaching another major milestone in the evolution of the program. The Coalition is pleased that UAS IPP …

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House Overwhelmingly Passes FAA Reauthorization Bill With UAS Provisions

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.4, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, which contains several unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)-related provisions. Applauding the passage of the legislation is the Small UAV Coalition, which explains that …

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Turns out, you’re going to have to register your small drones with the U.S. government after all

“The Small UAV Coalition again thanks Congress for restoring Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authority to maintain a national UAS registry for both commercial and recreational operators, a critical mechanism for safety and accountability,” the …

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