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Unmanned Aircraft Operations in Domestic Airspace: U.S. Policy Perspectives and the Regulatory Landscape

Categories: Homeland Security,Laws/Regulations,Recreation/Travel,Science/Technology,Transportation

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R44352.pdf

Describes the current and projected market for unmanned aerial systems (UAS), applications of UAS in government and industry, safety and security issues, the current regulatory environment, and pending drone-related legislation. From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists