FAA Unveils New Drone Rules

The FAA has announced some new rules regarding the use of drones but will they mean fewer unmanned aircraft in the sky?

Matt Johnson at Prestige Aerial in San Antonio says it’ll mean the exact opposite.

“This allows people to operate for money or commercial purposes.”

Johnson doesn’t think there’s anything in the new guidelines that will make it more difficult for people to operate drones legally.

In fact, Michael Huerta with the FAA is predicting a huge increase in drone use in the next year.

“The FAA forecast there could be as many as 600,000 unmanned aircraft used commercially during the first year after this rule is in place.”

SHARE

RELATED CONTENT

Police investigating attempted child abduction in Universal City Fire at Toyota complex in San Antonio’s South Side Man jumps out of closet, stabs ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend Texas church shooting lawsuits against Air Force combined Expect rain through the weekend TX-San Antonio Law Enforcement Hiring Expo is October 4th
Comments