TR-14-01-Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)

WHEREAS the use of unmanned aerial systems for civilian use is forecasted to become an emerging industry that will provide significant benefits for the residents of Colorado, as well as economic development and employment opportunities; and

WHEREAS there are many beneficial uses for UAS that include but are not limited to search and rescue, agriculture, wildfire suppression, disaster response, infrastructure management and others and

WHEREAS Congress has directed the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), to integrate UAS into the National Airspace System, (NAS); and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that CLUB 20 supports the State of Colorado, FAA and the private UAS industry in efforts to enhance the development and integration of UAS into the NAS, and make the UAS industry an economic driver and benefit for the entire state of Colorado.

Amended 4/1/2016

Adopted 3/28/2014