Links to Additional Information and Resources Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)

UAS Regulation Home PageUAS Regulations and proceduresUAS Review BoardFAA Requirements for AuthorityAdditional resources

Laws and regulations relating to the use of UAS –nationally to regionally, and including at CSU Chico– have been in a continuing process of evolution.  It is imperative that all UAS operators understand current laws and regulations.  The links below will take you to a variety of informational and other resources, including from the Federal Aviation Administration


United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)


FAA: Authorization Request to Fly in Class D Airspace


FAA’s “B4UFly” App (request authorization to fly in Class D airspace via cell phone)  (Includes a map to let you know if you are operating near an airport in Chico or elsewhere

FAA’s "Part 107" Waivers Granted

CSU System presentation “California Droning”


UAS Magazine (on-line)


Drone use in California Park System


Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems-International


Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association


Academy of Model Aeronautics


Humanitarian UAV Network


Unmanned Vehicle University

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