Commercial Drone Alliance Featured in Finanacial Times
posted on September 08, 2023
The regulatory landscape for drones is becoming increasingly favorable, as the FAA has been granting exemptions to numerous companies, enabling longer flights and operations over people. In a recent Financial Times article, Lisa Ellman, the Executive Director of the Commercial Drone Alliance and a client of Escalate PR, discusses the recent obstacles and the growing optimism surrounding broader drone operations in the future.
The current regulatory framework severely restricts many of the most promising commercial drone applications,” said Lisa Ellman, partner at law firm Hogan Lovells and executive director of the CDA. “These approvals mark an important step forward for the broader industry.
Read the full piece on the Financial Times website: “US grants first commercial licences for long-distance drone flights“