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White House UAS sessionindustry input is good; Secretary Foxx’s call for Congress misses recent accomplishments

The White House held an event about the future growth, safety and regulations of UASs on October 11 with Chief of Staff Denis McDonough, Secretary Foxx, Helen Greiner and Eric Allison. Although there was good feedback, there was no mention that Congress should reconstitute the regulatory regimes which presently balance safety and innovation.

FAA’s sUAS Pathfinder needs parameters NOW in order to provide a basis for any Part 107 revisions

On February 15, 2015 Secretary Foxx and Administrator Huerta announced the issuance of an NPRM, Part 107, which proposed the terms by which Small UAS commercial operators could fly. Since then, the UAS industry has…