Commercial Drone Alliance Comments on OMB Interim Guidance

Commercial Drone Alliance Comments on OMB Interim Guidance

New rules are necessary to remove existing regulatory barriers around commercial drone use. As drafted, the EO could actually damage the commercial drone industry’s ability to take off in the United States.

We therefore suggest here a way forward to enable the Administration to meet its goal of enhanced economic growth and job creation by encouraging the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to implement regulations that f

Recommendation of individuals to FAA, DOT & OSTP

Recommendation of individuals to FAA, DOT & OSTP

If we can overcome regulatory barriers, the potential held by UAS is unlimited. Estimates vary, but by all measures, the economic impact is enormous: a recent PricewaterhouseCoopers report estimated the global market value of UAS-powered solutions at more than $127 billion by 2020. Some have predicted that the U.S. share of the UAS industry will grow to be an estimated $82 billion market in four years, and create more than 100,000 new jobs here at home.