Category Archives: Drones & Multi Rotors

Changes in FAA Regulations For Commercial Drone Pilots

The new rule will make it much easier to operate drone schools. The rule allows students to share controls with licensed operators. It also means that an instructor need only obtain a remote pilot certificate. There is no need for a flight instructor rating or manned aircraft certificate. Continue reading

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Giving Drones Human Emotions??

You might be asking yourself, “why do I care if my drone can express emotions or not?” Think about how much communicating you do with your body langauge every day. Think about how much you are able to communicate to others without ever saying a word. No imagine that your aircraft could be programmed with personality that could communicate to you without ever taking your eyes off your aircraft. Continue reading

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Guinness Book World Record: 100 Drone Orchestra

The amazing footage shown above was shot November of 2015 in Flugplatz Ahrenlohe, Tornesch, Germany. The Intel Corporation (USA) sent a fleet of 100 drones into the air to perform with an orchestra to Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. The drones were controlled by a ground crew using PC’s during the performance and choreographically changed in both color and formation as the music played. Continue reading

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300K Register Drones in The First 30 Days

Registration gives us an excellent opportunity to educate new airspace users, who may have little or no experience with aviation, how to fly safely. It also helps instill in them the safety culture traditional aviation has relied on for more than a century, while still allowing for the innovation that is a staple of American aviation. Continue reading

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FAA UAS Registration Is Easy!

I went to the FAA UAS Registration link and found their friendly page where a button at the bottom was available to get the job done. Selecting the “Register My Drone” button, I was off through a simple and intuitive interface. Continue reading

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New FAA Regulations on Registering Your Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)

Yesterday, December 14th, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx issued a statement that has fundamentally merged the space between small scale, micro aircraft and full scale aviation, “Make no mistake,” Foxx said, “unmanned aircraft enthusiasts are aviators, and with that title comes a great deal of responsibility.” Continue reading

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Drone, UAV FAA Pilot Registration: What You Need To Know

“On November 21, 2015, the FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Registration Task Force (RTF) Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC) released its much anticipated Task Force Recommendations and Final Report. Having read the report, I have created a hypothetical example of how the registration process might appear to UAS operators along with an example of a Registration Certificate. This is all purely hypothetical but is based on the task force recommendations.” Continue reading

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