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April 1, 2016
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AirMap & AAAE Launch UAS Notice System

Over 50 U.S. airports to participate in new pilot program to enable safer UAS flights. Santa Monica, CA – AirMap, the world’s leading provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, and the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), through the Airport Innovation Accelerator, announced today the release of […]
April 1, 2016
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Hecklers and Spectators

I don’t devote every flying day to snapping the picture that will get 1,000 likes on Instagram. I set aside training days devoted to improving specific skills like flying in windy conditions, or quickly being able to set-up a waypoint flight. When I train I try and go to a […]
April 1, 2016
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FAA Opens Online Commercial sUAS Registration

It’s been a big week for the commercial sUAS industry here in the United States. On Tuesday, the FAA doubled the “blanket” COA altitude from 200 feet to 400 feet, and just this morning, they’re now bringing the commercial aircraft registration process online. Why is this a big deal? Because up until […]