Uneek Perspective Aerial Photography shares their story

Uneek Perspective Aerial Photography recently received their Section 333 Exemption from the FAA For more information about Uneek Perspective, check out their website. Q. How did the exemption process go in your opinion? The exemption process was lengthy. I did a fair amount of research prior to putting together my …

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FAA Inside Scoop – Some insights on the Pathfinder Program

The FAA is focused on creating a safe environment for drone-based business success The FAA is on a roll. When they first launched the Section 333 Summary Grant Process we were impressed to see them streamlining their processes.  Other efforts followed and we continued to be impressed.  Then, with the launch …

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The geospatial industry is at a turning point

Geospatial data is becoming more complex by the day via Rockware.com The geospatial industry is at a turning point according to Christopher Rice, Founder of Colorado Cartographics Ltd.  We reached out to Christopher following his section 333 approval paperwork to learn more about his business, his experience with the FAA, …

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Land surveying with drones – Darling Geomatics Insights

Darling Geomatics is now using drones in their land surveying operations PublicDomainPictures / Pixabay Darling Geomatics provides a number of services including 3D scanning, land surveying, and  environmental permitting.  When they recently received their section 333 exemption we reached out to them to learn more. [Tweet “Darling Geomatics is now using …

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Elevated Perspective Media shares insights on section 333

Elevated Perspective Media recently received their Section 333 Exemption Q. Elevated Perspective Media filed its Section 333 exemption on September 25th of 2014, did the approval process go forward as you expected? The approval process went exactly as I thought it would. I found someone at the FAA to talk …

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Construction Drones: Bechtel on Section 333 and more

Drones will enhance safety jp26jp / Pixabay Construction Drones and More We reached out to Bechtel after they received their FAA Section 333 Exemption to learn more about construction drones, the section 333 process, and more.  While many at Bechtel assisted in this interview we wanted to thank Mike Lewis, …

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Hobbyist Drone Guidelines and FAA Regulations

Clearer Drone Guidelines are needed more than ever. niekverlaan / Pixabay Clearer hobbyist drone guidelines are needed [Tweet “We need better #Drone Guidelines #uav #uas”] Many drone hobbyists in the United States are well aware of the FAA Regulations but we need better Hobbyist Drone Guidelines.  These guidelines provide the following …

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The Section 333 Summary Grant Process – The Fastlane

The Section 333 Summary Grant Process is an improvement The FAA notes the following changes, including the new Section 333 Summary Grant Process (what we referred to as the Fastlane previously) : “The “summary grant” process the Federal Aviation Administration used last week to issue 30 Section 333 unmanned aircraft systems …

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