Breaking News
Home » Tag Archives: drones

Tag Archives: drones

Meet the Makers

by Joe Lowe On a cold Saturday morning in early February, Battlefield High School’s gym and hallways filled with an assortment of drones, computers, 3D printers and even a humanoid robot, as Prince William residents, young and old, shared their high-tech secrets and achievements with one other and a stream of curious onlookers at the Haymaker STEM Expo in Haymarket. …

Read More »

Drones and Unmanned Aircraft Systems – Update

Provided by City of Manassas Drones, or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), are some of the hottest buys for Christmas 2015.  Please remember the rules before you fly a drone or UAS in the City of Manassas. The FAA now requires Unmanned Aircraft Systems or drones to be registered.  Visit www.faa.gov/uas/registration/ to register. The Manassas Regional Airport is in the Special …

Read More »

Drones and Model Aircraft

Provided by the City of Manassas City of Manassas, VA . . . Before you buy and/or fly a drone, make sure to check out the flying rules in your area.  The Manassas Regional Airport is in the Special Flight Rules Area (SFRA).  This means that within five nautical miles of the airport, you will need a Certificate of Authorization …

Read More »