New Rules from FAA

The FAA just issued new rules for small unmanned aircraft remote ID and flight over people. New Rule on Remote ID of Unmanned Aircraft There are three options for unmanned aircraft (UA): 1. Standard Remote ID with broadcast directly from the UA, 2. Remote ID Broadcast...

ICAO and Unmanned Aircraft Systems

ICAO is in a research and information gathering stage so they can better understand UAS, how it should be managed and ultimately integrated into international airspace. “The safe integration of UAS [RPAS] into non-segregated airspace is a long-term activity with many...

Definition of Unmanned Aircraft

What are Unmanned Aircraft? Traditional Aircraft Defined-  Interestingly, the Chicago Convention, which is considered to be the magna carta of civil aircraft, never actually defines the word “aircraft”. In 1967, in response to advancements in technology, ICAO...

Chicago Convention and ICAO

Manned aviation was just taking flight when States from across the world saw the importance of establishing a framework that would set the boundaries for civil international aviation regulation. So, State leaders from across the world gathered in Chicago, Illinois,...

Registration Remotely Piloted Aircraft

RPA Registration- In accordance with Article 20 of the Chicago Convention, any aircraft engaged in international navigation shall bear it’s appropriate nationality and registration marks. acknowledging that remotely piloted aircraft sizes and Designs can differ...