FAA Announces Drone Line-of-Sight Waiver for Public Safety
Public safety organizations that fly drones can now apply for a beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) waiver from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
The FAA released the BVLOS waiver guide for first responders last week during its annual Unmanned Aircraft Systems Symposium. If the waiver is granted to an organization, BVLOS flights must comply with a variety of spatial regulations and only be performed when absolutely necessary.
The guide opens with a description of a few situations that can justify BVLOS. READ MORE.
Source: Gov Tech