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FAA requires drone registration, once again

On December 13, 2017, President Trump signed a bill that reinstated the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) drone registry requirement. As a part of the National Defense Authorization Act, if you own a drone weighing between 0.55 and 55 pounds, you'll now need to register your aircraft.

Drones: the good, bad and the ugly

Unless you are living under a rock, you have noticed the rapid increase in popularity of drones in recent years. The use of these small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) has become so common that drones are sold not only in specialty stores, but also big box stores. They can be easily purchased online -- by anyone.

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