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Announcing the new dates for the #FAA and @AUVSI 4th Annual #UAS Symposium, June 3-5 at the #Baltimore Convention Center. We’re partnering with #drone industry stakeholders to find the balance between #safety and #innovation. Register today! #UAS20192019
We want to hear from you! We're considering a new #drone rule on safety and security concerns. You can comment on #UAS Traffic Management, additional payload restrictions, if we should prescribe certain design requirements, and more. #FlySafe
Important message for drone pilots! There are 5 days left⏳for you to mark the outside of your #drone with your #FAA-issued registration number in order to comply with our new rule. Learn more at #FlySafe #MarkYourDrone
✈️ Traffic Report: ❄️ delays possible at @fly2midway, @fly2ohare, @DTWeetin, @mspairport, @EWRairport, @JFKairport, @LGAairport, @PHLAirport, @BWI_Airport, @Reagan_Airport and @Dulles_Airport. ☁️ at @flySFO. ⛈️ at @ATLairport and @iah.
FAA Statement on Delta Air Lines flight 2050:
There is still time to participate in the Civil Aviation Registry Electronic Services (CARES) #marketsurvey. This wide-open market survey invites participants with ideas to help manage, maintain & monetize millions of #airmen and #aircraft registrations.
✈️Traffic Report: 💨 may slow flights today at @EWRairport. ☁️ are predicted at @DallasLoveField and @DFWAirport, while ⛈️ could lead to delays at @HobbyAirport and @iah. AM delays are possible at @DENAirport because of ❄️.
It’s #NationalBatteryDay! #DYK that some items like #eCigs and spare lithium ion batteries are actually hazardous if packed in a checked bag? Learn more on how to #PackSafe at
A #NoDroneZone will be in effect within 3-nautical-miles of Daytona Int'l Speedway 1 hour before the scheduled start until 1 hour after @NASCAR #DAYTONA500 ends today. Violators face criminal #prosecution & fines in excess of $30K per violation. #FlySafe
Your opinion counts! The comment period is OPEN for the #FAA’s proposal to allow #drone operators to fly over people and at night under certain conditions. Learn more and submit your comments at #FlySafe

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#Harvey Info: The #FAA does not want you to fly #drones in the aftermath of . Allow 1st responders to work.
✈️ TRAFFIC ALERT: Updated FAA statement on @FLLFlyer status:
It was a very long day for the only FAA accident investigator on Jakku. #MayThe4thBeWithYou #StarWarsDay
NEW RELEASE: In-flight 🎅 sighting video, sleigh spotted cruising at 36,000 feet, 560 mph - those reindeer can really move!
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Happy Birthday to the legendary #AmeliaEarhart. She was the first woman to fly solo across the #AtlanticOcean and the first person to fly from #Hawaii to #California. Amelia was also the first woman to receive the U.S. military’s Distinguished Flying Cross. #ameliaearhartday
Godspeed. #JohnGlenn laid to rest today at . 1st American to orbit the earth, , pilot, U.S. #MarineSenator and loving husband.
On this day 113 years ago: the Wright Brothers flew their first full circle in the 1904 Wright Flyer II.
#FAA warning to #dronepilots: Do not fly your drone near or around areas impacted by #HurricaneFlorence. You may face a $20,000 fine if you interfere with emergency response operations in the affected areas.
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