Wednesday, February 24, 2016
A Raleigh Attorney Discusses the New Federal Legislation on Drones
The increasingly popular use of drones has undoubtedly given people more opportunities and options for recreation. Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are also used for security and surveillance work. The growing popularity of UAVs, however, has also given rise to different security and airspace issues. In an effort to address these issues, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has recently required drone owners to have their devices registered or suffer civil and even criminal penalties.