• Why the FAA's Mandatory TRUST Drone Test Won't Provide Any Safety

    29 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    As reported recently here on Petapixel , the FAA has rolled out a new testing program for recreational UAV users, created to “provide education and testing for recreational flyers on important safety and regulatory information.” As with many government-mandated programs, it provides neither education nor safety.
    Having just received a DJI Mavic Air 2S for testing, I decided to take the FAA's TRUST exam, partially to be compliant with the current regulations, but mostly to confirm my suspicions that this was another piece of bureaucracy for bureaucracy's sake. In that regard, I was not...
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