FAA surveys commercial drone operators

On June 19, the FAA sent a questionnaire to everyone who has registered a commercial drone – more formally, an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) — for anything but recreational or hobby use. Most of these owners fly their drones for commercial purposes …

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(VIDEO) Randolph library talk shares all the buzz about drones

He said in the short time he’s piloted the unmanned aircraft systems, or UAs, as drones are formally called … least 16 years old (to operate a commercial drone), pass an online FAA test, then go to the local FAA office to be interviewed before you …

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