FAA unveils official sUAS registration plan

By UAS Magazine Staff | January 11, 2016

Following the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s UAS Registration Task Force’s effort to create a protocol for tracking and verifying all new sUAS operated in the U.S., sUAS users—hobbyists and recreational—must now officially register all newly purchased platforms. “Make no mistake: Unmanned aircraft enthusiasts are aviators, and with that title comes a great deal of responsibility,” said Anthony Foxx, U.S. Department of Transportation secretary.