5 min. Regulating new technologies has always been a cumbersome task for authorities. Striking the balance between responsible and facilitating regulations is difficult, and various countries have taken very different approaches to drones.
4 min. On December 18, 2015, the EASA published the Technical Note “Introduction of a regulatory framework for the operation of unmanned aircraft” for the operation of drones or unmanned aircraft in the European airspace.
3 min. At this moment there is more unmanned aerial vehicle traffic than manned, legislation however is widely spread not able to keep the pace with the development of the market.
2 min. The Chinese drone maker SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd has established a strong early lead in the U.S. commercial market as companies turn to its inexpensive, light-weight flying drones.
2 min. The FAA began issuing 333 exemptions in September of 2014 as a stopgap measure to allow certain low-risk commercial drone operations while the industry waits for the full regulations.