Strix Imaging successfully maps largest area ever attempted by commercial drone in the U.S.

In August 2017, northern Nevada-based Strix Imaging used drone technology to map an 18,000-acre mine exploration site, south of Elko, for Contact Gold LLC...

Daedalus Drone Services Awarded Unprecedented Airspace Waiver for Routine Commercial Operations in Boston’s Restricted...

Boston, Massachusetts – After months of review, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently awarded Daedalus Drone Services with unprecedented approval to fly in and...

The FAA Seeks Emergency Clearance to Revise its Existing Information Collection 2120-0768, Part 107...

Just park this here, it may be of interest moving forward. Read in full here Affected Public: Businesses and Small UAS operators under 14 CFR part 107. Frequency of...
Antonelli

Antonelli Law Successfully Defends Part 107 Pilot in Chicago Drone Ordinance Case

In June, licensed drone pilot Jerrick Hakim flew his DJI Inspire 2 for one solitary flight on Chicago's lakefront. A slow, cinematic flight, the...
airmap

Coming This Fall: Automated Airspace Authorization at U.S. Airports

Fifty airports are preparing to provide LAANC authorization this fall. Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Miami International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, San Jose International, and Reno-Tahoe International,...

Hiring a drone hobbyist? You might be committing a federal crime.

The question has arisen from time-to-time, as to whether a customer who willingly engages the services of a drone operator, knowing that he or...

Will American Federal Agencies ban foreign drones?

SIGINT (Signals Intelligence) is going through the roof this weekend. Well in truth for all of the last week. Patrick and I have received news...
property drone consortium

Property Drone Consortium Announces Opposition to Drone Federalism Act of 2017

The Act would give state and local governments much greater authority to regulate the use of UAS than exists today. (Columbia, SC, June 22,...
Kittyhawk

Kittyhawk puts the sexy in sectionals

Kittyhawk, the drone management platform of choice for enthusiasts and commercial pilots, is today announcing the integration of FAA sectional charts into its Flight...
microdrones

Frontier Precision Brings Microdrones® UAV Mapping Systems to Western U.S.

Frontier Precision, a leading provider of geospatial and construction equipment and services in the western United States, has announced they are now offering Microdrones...