Drones Across America, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Regulation and State Laws
Drones Across America, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Regulation and State Laws

Drones Across America, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Regulation and State Laws

by Sarah Nilsson

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Overview

This book allows readers to develop a detailed understanding of the organization of federal and state regulations of drone law. It also provides a detailed exploration of policies and best practices for the operation of commercial, government and recreational drones in different airspaces. Also included is a comprehensive matrix of state laws related to UAS. This book will be a necessary and important resource for anyone working with Unmanned Aircraft Systems.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781634257121
Publisher: American Bar Association
Publication date: 12/05/2017
Pages: 349
Product dimensions: 6.99(w) x 10.01(h) x 0.71(d)

About the Author

Dr. Sarah Nilsson is an experienced practitioner who advises many clients, including corporate counsel and aviation legal scholars among others, regarding the commercial use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems. Currently, Sarah is founder and managing attorney of Nilsson Law, PLLC, as well as being a certified mediator.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction ix

Chapter 1 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) 1

1 What's in a Name? 1

2 Categories of Unmanned Aircraft 5

Chapter 2 The Federal Legal Environment 7

1 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) 7

2 FAA Modernization and Reform Act (FMRA) of 2012 7

3 House Resolution (HR) 4432 and Senate Bill (SB) 1314 15

4 Roadmap 25

5 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) 26

6 Micro UAS Aviation Rulemaking Committee Recommendations 28

7 UAS Test Sites 30

8 Fact Sheet to States 31

9 Boggs v. Merideth 38

10 Privacy Issues 41

11 FAA Order: 8130.34C-Airworthiness for UAS 43

12 FAA Flight Standards Information Management Systems (FSIMS) for UAS 44

13 FAA Enforcement Action 45

14 Civil Penalties 46

15 Administrator v. Pirker 47

16 Memo to Law Enforcement from FAA 49

17 Voluntary Best Practices for UAS Privacy, Transparency, and Accountability 49

18 FAA JO7210.891-Unmanned Aircraft (UA) Operations in NAS 50

19 Airspace Classification 56

20 Centers of Excellence (COE) 60

21 Air Traffic Management (NASA) 61

22 National Park Service Memo 63

23 Huerta v. Haughwout 63

Chapter 3 Commercial UAS Rules 65

1 Commercial or Nongovernmental Regulations 65

2 Section 333 Exemptions 66

3 14 CFR Part 107 67

4 Certificate of Waiver or Authorization (COA) 71

5 NOTAM for TFR 75

6 Washington, DC Flight Restricted Zone (FRZ) 76

7 2009 Special Notice 81

8 State Laws and City Ordinances 82

Chapter 4 Government UAS Rules 281

1 Public or Governmental Regulations 281

2 Advisory Circular (AC) 00-1.1A 282

3 Title 10 for US Military UAS 283

Chapter 5 Hobby or Recreational UAS Rules 285

1 Recreational or Hobby Regulations 285

2 Interpretation of Special Rule for Model Aircraft 285

3 Memorandum Related to Educational Use of UAS 296

4 Advisory Circular (AC) 91-57A 301

5 Registration 309

6 FAA Order 8900.338 318

7 Taylor v. FAA 325

8 TechFreedom v. FAA 326

9 Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) 327

10 Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) 331

11 Know Before You Fly 331

12 B4UFLY 332

13 Fly Safe with Your Drone 333

14 NOTAM for TFR 333

15 Washington, DC Flight Restricted Zone (FRZ) 333

16 2009 Special Notice 333

Index 337

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