The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that a public meeting of the UAS Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC) to discuss the committee’s final report will be held on July 26, 2022, from 5:30 pm -7:30 pm Eastern Time, virtually. This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 07/01/2022. A copy of the full UAS BVLOS ARC charter and final report can be downloaded at: https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/committees/documents/index.cfm/committ ee/browse/committeeID/837”
The public meeting will give members of the public an opportunity to comment on the UAS BVLOS ARC Final Report
“Members of the public who wish to view the meeting can access the livestream on the following FAA social media platforms on the day of the event: https://www.facebook.com/FAA or https://www.youtube.com/FAAnews.
“Members of the public who wish to provide written comments and/or oral comments may do so by emailing 9-FAA-UAS-BVLOS@faa.gov.
“On June 8, 2021, the FAA established the UAS BVLOS ARC to provide recommendations to the FAA on performance-based regulatory requirements to normalize safe, scalable, economically viable, and environmentally advantageous UAS BVLOS operations that are not under positive air traffic control (ATC). The UAS BVLOS ARC, comprised of stakeholders from 86 organizations, was tasked with providing recommendations that addressed requirements, and supported concepts of the following BVLOS operations: long-line linear infrastructure inspections, industrial aerial data gathering, small package delivery, and precision agriculture operations, including crop spraying.”
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