Choosing Between a COA and Part 107 Certification
(Source: https://www.dronepilotgroundschool.com According to the FAA, federal, state, and local government offices can fly UAVs to support specific missions, such as search and rescue, under either the FAA’s Part 107 rule or by obtaining a COA. This means that, if you work at a police or fire department, you can fly under either a COA
The Interior Department is embarking on a first-of-its-kind program that will use unmanned aircraft systems, better known as drones, during emergency situations.
(Source: FAA notice) At the request of the Department of Defense, and Federal security and law enforcement agencies, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has been using its existing authority under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations § 99.7 – “Special Security Instructions” – to address the potential threat posed by malicious drone operations by