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Where the FCC Looks for UAS Spectrum Advice

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is the federal agency responsible for implementing America’s communications laws, including developing rules related to commercial and state and local spectrum use.  But you may not realize that much of the FCC’s important spectrum work, particularly with respect to innovative technologies, is aided by the Technological Advisory Council (TAC).  The TAC is an advisory committee comprised of experts from government and industry that helps the FCC develop informed technology policies.  And for the past couple of years, the TAC has been looking at spectrum for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).