The new rules could generate more than US$82 billion for the US economy and create more than 100,000 new jobs in the next decade according to aviation officials. Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

US drone innovations to take off with new laws

Commercial drones must weigh less than 55 pounds, fly up to a maximum of 400 feet in altitude, at a speed of no more than 100 miles per hour under new rules

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The new rules could generate more than US$82 billion for the US economy and create more than 100,000 new jobs in the next decade according to aviation officials. Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images
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