External Resources

Recent News Articles:

Dateline – 24 June 2021 – Recreational UAV operator test now available.

Dateline – 20 May 2019 –  Critical changes for Recreational UAV flyers From jrupprechtlaw.com – May effect JHU policies.

Dateline – 14 Jan 2019 Proposed New UAV Regulations in the USA From UASVISION.COM

Dateline – 15 Jan 2018 – FAA Considers Loosening Drone Regulations – From Extremetech.com

Know Before You Fly –   For information on an excellent app for both Androids and iPhones. It is sponsored by the FAA, AMA, and AUVSI.

The FAA’s official UAS website –  https://www.faa.gov/uas/ This is the FAA’s official website for all things UAS.

You can see if there are any restrictions or notices which may affect your ability to fly; try searching NOTAM’s in your area. You will need to accept the conditions of the site before going beyond the home page. There are a number of ways to search NOTAM’s including:

  1. To search for UAS flights in and around JHU Campus search using a free text search with the keywords BAL and UAS. This search will identify UAS’s in associated with the Baltimore VORTAC.
  2. You can also search just the location of BAL This will provide you with a list of NOTAM’s in our area.