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Government Regulations Still Stifling US Drone Industry Growth

Each day, new ideas are brought forth in the drone industry by enterprising entrepreneurs. It's exciting to watch, and it gives me hope for a bright future filled with drones. However, when I read about the stifling regulations the FAA and government organizations have created that hope can quickly fade. When Jim Komsa launched his [...]

By |2017-07-24T08:01:58+00:00July 24th, 2017|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Industry, Drones, FAA|Comments Off on Government Regulations Still Stifling US Drone Industry Growth

Selecting a Profitable Drone Market to Pursue

With more new certified drone operators each day, you might be asking yourself if career opportunities still exist. You might be wondering if you missed your window. The good news is, not by a long shot. Drone career opportunities are growing fast as new and exciting use cases are established. So which drone career opportunities [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:24+00:00July 16th, 2017|Drone Applications, Drone Industry, Drones|Comments Off on Selecting a Profitable Drone Market to Pursue

Commercial Opportunities for Trained Drone Operators

At Drone Universities, we've recognized the commercial opportunities that drones create for a while now. We've recognized these opportunities for the more than 3 years we've been providing high quality, low cost drone training to people just like you. That's why I love articles like "Drone makers zero in on commercial opportunities" from Financial Times. [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:26+00:00July 7th, 2017|Drone Careers, Drone Industry, Drones|Comments Off on Commercial Opportunities for Trained Drone Operators

What You *Need*, to Learn to Legally Operate Your Drone

At Drone Universities, we love teaching people how to fly drones. It's safe to say it's in our blood; our core team has over 150 years of Aviation and UAS experience. That's why I love reading articles like Peter B. Nichol's "Drone certification: how to earn your wings." Peter contributed this piece to the IDG Contributor Network [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:40+00:00March 30th, 2017|333, Drone Education, Drone Industry, Drone Law, Drone Registration, Drones, Exemption, FAA|Comments Off on What You *Need*, to Learn to Legally Operate Your Drone

Over 770,000 Drones Registered in the United States

If you walked down your street, it's very likely that at least one of your neighbors is the proud owner of a drone of some sort. The fact is drones are becoming more and more ubiquitous each day. Fifteen months ago the FAA started requiring drone owners to register their small aircraft if it weighs [...]

By |2017-03-30T14:44:19+00:00March 30th, 2017|Drone Industry, Drone Law, Drones, FAA|Comments Off on Over 770,000 Drones Registered in the United States

Business Insider Releases “The Drones Report”

Business Insider has released a new report, "The Drones Report," that has some exciting takeaways for the industry. Drones turned the corner in 2015 to become a popular consumer device, while a framework for regulation that legitimizes drones in the US began to take shape. Technological and regulatory barriers still exist to further drone adoption. [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:43+00:00March 25th, 2016|Drone Industry, Drone Statistics, Drones|Comments Off on Business Insider Releases “The Drones Report”