The dominoes have been falling lately, state by state, in the direction of state regulations that control how a commercial drone market operates. The next state, and perhaps the biggest player, is California.
California could prove to be the biggest commercial drone market in the entire United States. With a large population and three major cities, California is also home to Hollywood and thousands of production companies looking to master the art of aerial cinematography to give their business a leg up in an extremely competitive market.
UT San Diego explains what specifically is happening in California: