Author Archive: Mark Dombroff

“Rise of the Drones”: All Things UAS!

The Association is grateful to Board Members James Van Meter of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty for allowing us to give you a link to “Rise of the Drones: Managing the Unique Risks Associated with Unmanned Aircraft Systems.” In this excellent paper, Allianz, one of the leading aviation industry insurers, gives you, not only an overview of all things UAS, but the nature and scope of the risks presented by UAS operations and how to protect/insure against them. Thank you…
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UAS Insurance Association General Meeting

Meeting of the UAS Insurance Association July 28, 2016 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm eastern RSVP Agenda Introductions Mission  The Founding Board  Website -www.uasinsurance.org  Membership  Insurers/Brokers Risk Managers Operators Manufacturers Government Attorneys Others Dues Sponsorships Advocacy FAA Micro UAS Working Group FAA UAS Advisory Committee Meetings Programs Webinars – August 17 Publications Regulatory Update Part 107 Waivers/Exemptions  

UAS/FAA: The FAA Has No Business In The Privacy Business!

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, oftentimes referred to as the second most powerful court in the country because so many cases involve the Government and end up in the Supreme Court, dismissed an appeal by the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) whereby they sought to compel the FAA, as part of the small UAS rulemaking, to promulgate privacy rules [Link]. The dismissal was premised on procedural issues and, once Part 107 is published, there…
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The UAS Webinar Series: Part 107 Webinar!

Anything and Everything You Need to Know   Thursday, July 7, 2016 Time 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. ET Venue Webinar  RSVP NOW With the publication of Part 107 dealing with small UAS by the FAA, we now have an initial regulatory structure for the commercial use of UAS. This webinar, one of our continuing series, will, among other subjects address: an overview of Part 107; what Part 107 encompasses and what it leaves out  what’s next in the rulemaking…
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