New hobbyist FAA rule (6/22/2021)

All recreational flyers must pass an aeronautical knowledge and safety test and provide proof of test passage (the TRUST completion certificate) to the FAA or law enforcement upon request. The FAA’s 2018 Reauthorization Bill introduced new requirements for recreational pilots (see P.L. 115-254, Section 349).

TRUST is The Recreational UAS Safety Test. It provides education and testing for recreational flyers on important safety and regulatory information. If you only fly your drone recreationally, you must pass the free online test before you fly via one of these FAA approved test administrators:

For a complete list of current hobbyist rules, see this thread:

Just for the fun of it, to make sure I’m still with it, took the new test. Passed, of course, as will everyone!