Exclusive: Only one drone pilot has ever been busted for flying without a license—he got a warning

Drone pilots have long wondered what consequences will occur if they violate the FAA’s drone rules … pursue enforcement actions to stop unauthorized or unsafe UAS operations,” the spokesman said in a statement. Read: ‘Swarm drones’ could replace …

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The Drone Privacy and Transparency Act of 2017: Overdue or Over-reaching?

5 Consistent with this position, the small drone rules adopted by the FAA last summer explicitly avoided privacy issues and warned drone operators that “state and local authorities may enact privacy-related laws specific to UAS operations.” 6 To the extent …

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