Posted on Dronelife ( 09/25/2018)
As the Government and Commercial Interests Push for New Regulations, Hobbyists Are Fighting Back.
The following is a guest post from John Saginario: FPV flyer, writer and host of the Wild Flyers podcast.
We’re just days away from the Federal Aviation Administration’s September 30th deadline for reauthorization, when the agency’s authority officially expires. Congress could vote as early as next week on a combined bill from both the House and Senate, released on Saturday. But drone enthusiasts and hobbyist community organizations are wasting no time. They’re mounting battles against what they consider a serious threat to the hobby’s existence.