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Jonathan B. Rupprecht is a drone lawyer and a commercial pilot with single-engine, multi-engine, and instrument ratings. He is also an airplane flight instructor and instrument flight instructor. Jonathan obtained a Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Magna Cum Laude, and a Juris Doctor from Florida International University School of Law.

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3 Problems with the Drone Registration Recommendations
November 24, 2015 · The FAA task force made its recommendations for a drone registration system, and it doesn't appear it will be cleared in time for the holiday season. We examine some of the potential problems with the drone registration recommendations.
6 Questions About an Alleged Drone, Plane Collision in Costa Rica
November 6, 2015 · A drone and 1960s Cessna 172 allegedly collided in Costa Rica on Thursday 400 meters in the air. No one was hurt. It is alleged the small plane hit the drone with its right wing strut.
Don’t Drink & Drone
November 4, 2015 · Recreational and commercial flyers can't operate a drone while under the influence. Here's everything you need to know about one of the lesser known regulations regarding drones.
11 Problems with Drone Registration
October 19, 2015 · The US government will soon require tech enthusiasts to register their drones with the Department of Transportation to crack down on reckless flying. The goal is to have the program in place by Christmas 2015, but there are many obstacles in the way.
2 Easy Ways the FAA Can Promote Drone Safety
October 9, 2015 · The FAA's message on drone safety has been inconsistent over the years. Here are two quick things it could do to properly promote drone safety.
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