Drone Killjoys: F.A.A. Takes Aim at Private Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

 

 

 

Published on Dec 27, 2014

” The Federal Aviation Administration’s proposed rules for private and commercial drone use would limit hobbyists, but possibly cripple businesses. Should the federal government have authority to require pilot licenses for commercial drone operators — including logging cockpit fight time? With a half million drones taking off in the U.S., is it exciting to be back in the early barnstorming days, or is it scary that the federal government has virtually no rules about drones. “