The FAA released proposed rules on February 15, 2015, that would, if implemented, finally open the door for the use of small unmanned aircraift systems (UAS) in agriculture and other industries. Although the rule is not in its final form and does not authorize the immediate use of UAS, it is the first regulatory step toward acceptance and integration of the technology that has outpaced its necessary regulatory framework.
Proposed FAA Rules Would Open the Sky to Ag "Drones"
About Swier Law Firm's Agricultural Law Practice Group
Swier Law Firm's Agricultural Law Practice Group handles the following types of agricultural law issues:
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- Business Planning
- Clean Air Act
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- Estate Planning
- Real Estate
- Water Law
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