The US House of Representatives will hold an Oct. 7 hearing on unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) safety issues. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s aviation subcommittee said in a statement that increasing UAV sightings by pilots and air traffic controllers “have raised safety questions among stakeholders and the public. This hearing will enable the subcommittee to better understand the nature and extent of safety issues posed by the growing use of [UAVs] in the ...

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