SwissDrones granted FAA approval for BVLOS UAV operations

06 November 2023
GPS World

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SwissDrones, a global manufacturer and operator of long-range uncrewed helicopter systems for inspection, surveillance, and public safety applications, has announced that its SDO 50 V2 multi-mission, single-turbine uncrewed helicopter system has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authorization.

This certificate grants SwissDrones the authority to self-authorize flight operations for its aircraft across EASA countries, encompassing BVLOS operations within the specified certificate limits.

The SDO 50 V 2 has also received a Special Airworthiness Certificate (SAC-EC) from the FAA.