Category: Training

PFAW training in Chester from RUSTA

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UK training organisation RUSTA today announced a new training location. The Roman city of Chester a comfortable venue with great transport links to Wales and the North West. Rheinmetall’s Unmanned Systems Training Academy (RUSTA) is operated by Rheinmetall Technical Publications UK Ltd (RTP UK Ltd), a CAA approved National Qualified Entity (NQE). To find out…

Aeryon Labs:- How to build a UAV program

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Do you know how UAV technology can benefit your business? Do you need to build a UAV Program within your company or department? Do you know how to begin the process? Have you started, but don’t know what to do next? Attend an Aeryon UAV seminar to find out more Aeryon has started a new…

Kansas State Polytechnic expands unmanned commercial flight training program with North Dakota’s SkySkopes as first national client

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SALINA — After debuting its inaugural flight training course to unmanned aircraft systems students in January, the UAS program on KansasState University’s Polytechnic Campus is expanding that offering to now include its first national professional client. Under the Section 333 exemption received from the Federal Aviation Administration in fall 2015, Kansas State Polytechnic’s UAS program…

GA-ASI RPA Training Academy Augmented With Simulator, Instructors

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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced two contracts in support of GA-ASI’s new RPA Training Academy in Grand Forks, North Dakota. GA-ASI will collaborate with the UND Aerospace Foundation located at the University of North Dakota…

Drone University USA opens Southern CA training facility

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Drone University USA is continuing its West Coast expansion with the opening of a new, state of the art training facility in Southern California. Located on site at a movie studio in Torrance, CA, Drone University USA’s Commercial Operator Training and Certification Course is preparing students for the upcoming release of the FAA Part 107…

UK:- Resource Group Launches New RPQ-S Online

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Resource Group says its new online version of the Remote Pilot Qualification-small, the RPQ-s Online, is the quickest, easiest route to gaining permissions for aerial work (PFAW) for drone operators to work commercially. The company says it recognised the need for a more efficient training product in the market and to meet this need, have…

UAS Safety: Efforts Underway at Lone Star UAS Center

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas –With news of a drone striking a British Airways flight on Sunday, April 17, attention is again on the safety of integrating unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or drones, in the airspace with piloted aircraft. The Lone Star UAS Center at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi is one of six federally designated test sites working…

Clark County Fire Department Receives FAA Blanket Authorization for Public Safety Drone Flights

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Praxis Aerospace Concepts International serves as the COA-designated Point of Contact The Clark County Fire Department has received permission from the Federal Aviation Administration to operate a small “unmanned aircraft systems”– commonly referred to as a drone. This is the first Certificate of Authorization approved in Nevada under the FAA’s new “Public Safety Blanket COA” process. Under the leadership…

Embry-Riddle Worldwide collaborates with Nevada stakeholders for UAS education

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide is now working with stakeholders in Nevada to advance unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) education. Last month, representatives from Embry-Riddle Worldwide visited the Nevada UAS Test Site in Las Vegas to gain flying clearance through theNevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS). Two Embry-Riddle Worldwide faculty members are now qualified as a…

Certified Training Institutes Offers The First sUAS Course for Commercial Certification Online as Proposed FAA rule change simplifies legal sUAS flight for millions

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Williamsburg, Michigan –   Certified Training Institutes (CTI) now offers the only sUAS course designed to get you FAA certified to operate your small UAS for commercial activity – legally! No more FAA 333 exemption – No more Private pilot license! With over 2 million drones expected to be sold in 2016, this new technology has…