Remote Identification, ADS-B for Drones? What’s ahead?

Did you know? We’re supposed to not only have registration but remote identification for drones by this July? Who knew? There’s a law on the books right now that says we need to develop “requirements for remote identification of aircraft systems” by July 15, 2017.  It’s Public Law 114-190 – […]

Solving Another Piece of the Drone Insurance Puzzle

All through the evolution of drones the 800 pound gorilla in the room has been the matter of insurance. While some countries mandate insurance as part of the drone licensing process, the US has largely side-stepped the issue. Early mentions of requiring drone insurance faded away as the regulations progressed. […]

Passing the FAA Remote Pilot Certification Test

The FAA’s long awaited new Remote Pilot Certification exam for commercial operation of unmanned aerial vehicles, or “drones” is now a reality, and training courses are suddenly popping up everywhere. Instructor Tim Trott has recently joined and has created a two hour video training study guide for the new […]