New FAA / KTRK S UAS (Drone) Policy

Jun 29, 2016

On June 21, 2016, the Federal Aviation Administration released advisory circular AC# 107-2 amending its regulations to adopt specific rules for the operation of small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) in the National Airspace System (NAS) through a final rule. These changes address the classification of sUAS, certification of sUAS remote pilots, and sUAS operational limitations. This advisory circular (AC) provides guidance for conducting sUAS operations in the NAS in accordance with Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 107.

Click here for the full 53 page FAA AC#107-2

Click here for a condensed legal brief by Kaplan Kirsch Rockwell of the new FAA small UAS rules and its implications for KTRK and DRONE operators.

Click here for a copy of KTRK's small UAV (DRONE) policy