Part 107

DOT and FAA Finalize Rules for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

DOT and FAA Finalize Rules for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Today, the Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration has finalized the first operational rules for routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or “drones”), opening pathways towards fully integrating UAS into the nation’s airspace. These new regulations work to harness new innovations safely, to spur job growth, advance critical scientific research and save lives.