[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 174 (Wednesday, September 9, 2015)]
[Page 54367]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-22635]



Federal Aviation Administration

Revision of Advisory Circular 91-57 Model Aircraft Operating 

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of 
Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Notice of availability.


SUMMARY: This notice announces the availability of revised advisory 
circular (AC) 91-57, Model Aircraft Operating Standards. The revised AC 
may be viewed at http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/advisory_circulars/. The revised AC provides guidance to persons 
operating unmanned aircraft for hobby or recreation purposes meeting 
the statutory definition of ``model aircraft'' contained in Section 336 
of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 (Pub. L. 112-95). The 
FAA refers model aircraft users to section 336 of Public Law 112-95 for 
information regarding model aircraft operations.

DATES: Effective date September 9, 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Randy Willis, Manager, Emerging 
Technologies Team, Federal Aviation Administration, 470 L'Enfant Plaza 
SW., Suite 7105, Washington, DC 20051; telephone (202) 267-8152; email: 
[email protected] or Dean E. Griffith, Attorney, International Law, 
Legislation and Regulations Division, Office of the Chief Counsel, 
Federal Aviation Administration, 800 Independence Avenue SW., 
Washington, DC 20591; telephone: (202) 267-3073; email: 
[email protected].

    Issued in Washington, DC on September 3, 2015.
Lirio Liu,
Director, Office of Rulemaking.
[FR Doc. 2015-22635 Filed 9-8-15; 8:45 am]