The regulatory effort by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to deal with the rapidly expanding unmanned aircraft industry is a work in progress, according to the agency’s former administrator. Michael Huerta, the head of the FAA until last year and the keynote speaker for the recent second annual Utah UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) Summit in Ogden, told attendees the task of regulating the use of drones in U.S. airspace is a daunting task.

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