Self-piloted aircraft and drones flying above Las Vegas

Swift Aero granted permission to fly UAS in Class Bravo airspace in and around Las Vegas Aerial service provider Swift Aero Aerial Systems (Swift Aero) has had its FAA Waiver Part 107.41 approved by the FAA, which will allow the company to fly UAS in key …

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UAS Beam Switching Proven Viable by Intelsat General

Intelsat General, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat (NYSE: I), has successfully demonstrated the beam switching capabilities of an in-flight unmanned aircraft system (UAS … the FAA granted GA-ASI a Certificate of Waiver or Authorization (COA …

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Drones: A Legal and Regulatory Update – Recent White House and Federal Court Action Impacting Future UAS Regulations

including regulating the commercial use of UAS under 14 CFR Part 107 and Certificates of Waiver or Authorization under section 333 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012. Public agencies may operate drones under either Part 107 or an approved COA …

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CNN receives waiver to fly UAS over people, delivery UAS, and autonomous wireless charging

The FAA has granted CNN a “first-of-its-kind Part 107 waiver” that allows the media organization to fly a small UAS over people. Considered an industry milestone, this waiver, for the first time, permits real-world UAS operations over people, giving CNN …

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