President Trump has a plan to make it much easier to fly commercial drones across the US. He has a vision for a country with a strong, fluid drone network and drone-based economy. Current FAA laws and regulations mean that this is a long way off.
President Trump’s solution to the current situation is the new Unmanned Aircraft System Integration Pilot Program. This could shake up aviation and help drone operators and businesses across the nation. This new development will thrill some people, others less so.
What does it all mean for drone operators, developers, and haters over the coming years?
Why has President Trump announced this new program for drone laws and applications?
President Trump released a Presidential Memorandum for the Secretary of Transportation on October 25th. This document outlines all the guidelines and implications of this new program. It begins with an insight into the reasons for its creation.