The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has started the ball rolling in a process designed to bring in new rules to govern the use of drones, or UAVs, in the European Union (EU). It issued a Notice of Proposed Amendment (A-NPA) on Aug. 27 to the rules currently governing drones. Current EU regulations require that drones above 150kg are regulated in a similar way to manned aircraft. Those below that weight are regulated by each member state of EASA as they see fit. However, says ...

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