Hobbyists are exempt until further notice.
Close encounters of the drone kind are rarer than they seem
Laughing all the way
How close to the ground can a vehicle go and still count as flying? FliteTest, the group of drone crafters...
The Academy of Model Aeronautics goes to Washington
You can fly anything under 55 pounds, but prepare to register
A weighty matter for lightweight craft
Not official yet, but rules would apply to drones as small as 0.5 lbs
Meanwhile, hobbyist groups call on FAA for better rules
Remote control and good to go
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