2016 InterDrone Expo Opens in Las Vegas with a Keynote by Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator

2016 InterDrone Expo Opens in Las Vegas with a Keynote by Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator

2016 InterDrone Expo Opens in Las Vegas with a keynote by Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator – reflecting on explosive growth of drone industry, FAA’s efforts and challenges to safely integrate the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles into National Airspace, and highlighting the privacy and local regulations concerns. Check out or website and YouTube channel for our extensive […]

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Commercial Operations of sUAS in the US now Legal

Commercial Operations of sUAS in the US now Legal

WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration has finalized the first operational rules (PDF) for routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or “drones”), opening pathways towards fully integrating UAS into the nation’s airspace. These new regulations work to harness new innovations safely, to spur job growth, advance critical scientific research and save lives.

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DVP #092 | An Interview With Loretta Alkalay – Aviation Attorney And Regulatory Consultant To Airmen

DVP #092 | An Interview With Loretta Alkalay – Aviation Attorney And Regulatory Consultant To Airmen

An Interview with: Loretta Alkalay An aviation attorney and regulatory consultant to airmen and aviation entities specializing in issues related to compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations and international air safety standards.  She is also an adjunct professor at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology where she teaches Drone Law, International Air Law, Aviation Safety and other courses. [...]Read More »
FAA Posted Drone Registration Data Today

FAA Posted Drone Registration Data Today

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today posted a large database showing the city, state and zip code of each registered drone owner.  Release of the database responds to a number of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests submitted since the new unmanned aircraft registration system began operating on December 21, 2015. The FAA is not posting the […]

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5 Tips for Successful Real Estate Drone Photography

5 Tips for Successful Real Estate Drone Photography

Real Estate photography is a great commercial application of drones – while it may not be the most profitable drone photography business from a “per transaction” standpoint, the volume can easily make this a worthwhile proposition for drone operators in many markets. The RE photography is very often the first drone application that most aspiring […]

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