The FAA has ruled that everyone who flies a drone must register. Since an estimated 700,000 drones are expected to be sold in the U.S. for the holiday gift-giving season, the registration process is streamlined and will be online as of December 21.
You can register beginning December 21st at http://www.faa.gov/uas/registration/. Registration involves providing your name, home address and email address.
Here are the details:
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