You Got a Cool Drone for the Holidays…How to Stay Out of Hot Water With the FAA…

by Roger Rosenbaum, Brand-News-Team, Inc

Let me cut to the chase when it comes to drones. A hobbyist was recently hit with a $15,000 fine from the Federal Aviation Administration for a flight that crash landed near an airport runway in Las Vegas.

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Anyone who gets a drone from the holidays needs to know the following ground rules flight, according to the estimated 10,000 hours I have invested in learning FAA regulations, listening to drone podcasts such as #AskDroneU or watching webinars from the FAA… Read them all from Roger Rosenbaum here.

Roger Rosenbaum is a chief drone pilot for Brand-News-Team, Inc–a digital PR and marketing communications company. Rosenbaum is an award-winning Part 107 commercial drone pilot who is a volunteer drone pro with the FAA’s Safety Team (FAAST). The opinions expressed in this article are his own and are not intended as legal advice.

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