FAA Small UAS Rule (Part 107) Submission – Fly Drones Commercially

August 20, 2016 Cory Fechner Liftoff Aerials News

Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator, explains the process to get your remote pilots certificate for the new Small UAS Rule (Part 107) from the FAA. Rules & testing begins Aug 29th, 2016. You must pass a FAA knowledge test to get your remote pilots certificate.

  1. Setup Appointment at FAA Knowledge Testing Center – UAS Knowledge Test Cost Approx. $150
  2. Complete FAA Integrated Airman Certificate and/or Rating Application
  3. Within 10day you will recieve temp certificate and after a background check you will get you permanent airmans certificate.
  4. You must pass FAA knowledge test every two years to keep your certificate valid.

Addition resources:

Summary of the Small UAS Rule (PDF)

Small UAS Advisory Circular – How to Use the Rule (PDF)

Complete Text of the Small UAS Rule

Part 107 Knowledge Test Prep

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