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  • Drone Business Owners and UAV Pilots Note New FAA Regs

    Drone Business Owners and UAV Pilots Note New FAA Regs0

    We know that the drone industry is a fast-developing one, so it’s no surprise when the FAA adjusts how it works with those of us who own and operate these pieces of equipment. Today, the change revolves around registration. Starting December 21, 2015, the FAA will require that all model aircraft – including drones, multirotors,

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  • 4 Ways Drone Racing Will Maximize Billions Invested

    4 Ways Drone Racing Will Maximize Billions Invested0

    Virtually no one in the business world will argue that drones are forging new paths into countless industries – to good effect. It’s only a matter of time before drones occupy an important place in our marketplace. But given the reticence of certain segments to embrace the technology, and the resulting FAA restrictions on how

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  • 5 Questions Answered: Drones and Planes Can be Friends

    5 Questions Answered: Drones and Planes Can be Friends0

    Airlines have traditionally been extremely wary of the danger of birdstrikes and, perhaps not unreasonably, see aerial drones in the same light. While that inherent fear has not disappeared, today drones and planes may be finding ways to come together as friends to help improve the safety of airports and commercial airlines through effective and

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  • How to Create a Thriving Drone Business in a Rural Area

    How to Create a Thriving Drone Business in a Rural Area0

    Drones are a new technology but they are changing the world of business. Yet in a rural area, the challenges are different from an urban area. That’s because those working and living in rural areas may not immediately see the benefits of drones for their operations. So how to you operate a drone business, or

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  • Podcast: Big Data for Little Farms with AgSky Technologies

    Podcast: Big Data for Little Farms with AgSky Technologies0

    Big data may have been a thing only available to large farms in the past, but not anymore. We’re talking today to an expert in agriculture and a new player in the aerial photography field. He and his company collect huge quantities of information using their drones, and then specialize in analyzing that data quickly

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  • Legal Mistakes Could Kill Your Aerial Drone Photography Business

    Legal Mistakes Could Kill Your Aerial Drone Photography Business0

    Did you read the story about Rapheal Pirker? He’d flown his drone commercially at the University of Virginia to display an aerial ad … and was fined $1,000 (a sentence that was reduced from $10,000). While many people are learning how to create their own well-paid jobs through aerial drone photography in sectors such as

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