By now you have probably heard that pilots that fly drones commercially must have a Remote Pilot’s License from the FAA. I can’t stress having this license enough. If you are hiring an sUAS pilot for aerial photography or video
Triad Aerial has been in the news a couple of times in the past couple weeks. There have been lots of questions about the new rules and regulations governing drones and aerial photography and video. Got a drone for Christmas?
When you hire an aerial photographer, the most important consideration is not the kind of aircraft (unmanned drone vs. helicopter) or the format (video vs. still photography) or even the cost. Probably the most important decision facing you and your pilot
Often, when I’m flying, I get questions about drones and privacy. Can a drone be used to spy on someone? A drone most certainly can be used for spying. As a matter of fact, most states, including North Carolina, have
I won’t lie: I love flying inside. Maybe it’s the years of my parents telling me not to play in the house, but there is something exciting about working with a client where indoor flight is part of the job.
Let’s face it, drone accidents can happen to good pilots. Pilots practice good flying techniques, service their equipment regularly and work to mitigate risks wherever possible. Even still, an equipment failure, an attack from a bird or simple human error can cause a crash.