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You need to Register Your Drone with the FAA

You need to Register Your Drone with the FAA

It is official. All drones weighing more than 0.55 pounds (250g) need to be registered....

Dec 14 2015, 11:53am CST

Drone Registration Is Official, FAA puts the Hammer Down

Hobby drone pilots will be required to register their drones. It is official....

Oct 19 2015, 2:27pm CDT

New FAA Drone Rules proposed for the Future

New FAA Drone Rules proposed for the Future

DOT and FAA have proposed some new rules for small unmanned aircraft systems. These new FAA drone rules will help legalizing fl...

Feb 16 2015, 2:08am CST

Flight attendants challenge FAA on electronic devices

Flight attendants challenge FAA on electronic devices

Flight attendants ask court to overturn a ruling the Federal Aviation Administration made last year easing the use of computer...

Oct 11 2014, 12:16pm CDT

Drones: 1, FAA: 0

Drones: 1, FAA: 0

An administrative judge invalidated a fine yesterday against an individual who used a small drone for the commercial purpose of...

Mar 7 2014, 5:31am CST

Angelina Jolie Barred from Flying her Aircraft by the FAA

Angelina Jolie Barred from Flying her Aircraft by the FAA

Airworthiness certificate expired on the aircraft...

Dec 11 2013, 11:34am CST

Amazon Celebrates FAA Decision with Big Kindle Sale

Amazon Celebrates FAA Decision with Big Kindle Sale

Amazon offers only today 15% off select Kindle eBook readers and tablets, celebrating the FAA decision to allow use of electron...

Nov 4 2013, 8:47am CST

FAA Expands the Use of Portable Electronic Devices in Flight

FAA Expands the Use of Portable Electronic Devices in Flight from Take-off to Landing

The US now allows airlines to expand the use of portable electronic devices in flight from take-off to landing. FAA now allows...

Oct 31 2013, 10:46am CDT

FAA Approves World View Capsule for 100,000-Foot Passenger Flights

FAA Approves World View Capsule for 100,000-Foot Passenger Flights

Capsule will freefall for a time...

Oct 28 2013, 10:53am CDT

FAA Wants to Lessen In-Flight Electronic Devices Restrictions

FAA Recommends Easing In-Flight Electronic Devices Restrictions

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)wants to lessen the number of restrictions on in-flight use of electronic devices. Thi...

Sep 27 2013, 4:44am CDT

FAA will Relax Rules for In Flight Gadget Use

FAA will Relax Rules for In Flight Gadget Use

The Federal Aviation Administration has decided to allow for a relaxation of rules concerning in-flight gadget use. Passengers...

Jun 21 2013, 3:28am CDT

FAA Pledges "a Fresh Look" at Gadgets during Takeoff and Landing

FAA Pledges "a Fresh Look" at Gadgets during Takeoff and Landing

One day perhaps your iPad can stay on during takeoff...

Mar 19 2012, 2:00pm CDT

Aircell Receives Two Critical FAA Approvals for Broadband Services

Last week I mentioned that Aircell had completed its network to allow coast-to-coast coverage for its in-flight broadband servi...

Apr 2 2008, 1:16pm CDT