FAA Drone deadline is today.

The FAA opened a registry for consumer drones a month ago, but whether it will make drone flights safer is debatable.

The issue, reports CNBC staffer Jacob Pramuk, is whether registration itself is going to ensure that drone operators know enough not to inadvertently--or intentionally--cause problems with their unmanned aerial vehicles. Pramuk writes:

The FAA does not require UAS owners to take a test to prove their knowledge, whether written or practical like driver's license exams.

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