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How to Make Money with Drones

sUAS Drone

One of the most common questions about drones is “How can I make money with my drone?” As drone technology becomes increasingly more sophisticated, more useful purposes are developed.  We’ve collected a list of common and some not so common uses for drones with current or potential commercial applications. Aerial photography Inspecting powerlines, wind turbines…

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Mobile Apps Can Enhance Your Drone

UAV Forecast

If you thought the technology in the computer industry evolved fast, the drone industry is evolving at lightning speed. Just when you think you have the latest and greatest on paper and ready to purchase, that model of drone is no longer in production and a new model is coming out. The sensors from last…

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FAA Issues Largest Drone Fine Ever

Drone over New York City

The Federal Aviation Administration has levied a $200,000 fine against SkyPan International for flying drones in violation of FAA regulations in New York and Chicago airspaces. This fine was reduced from the original $1.9 million penalty. Part of the settlement requires SkyPan to produce in conjunction with the FAA, three public service announcements encouraging all drone…

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Drone Law 101

Guy using drones in real estate to show houses

Drones have been making the headlines more and more. Unfortunately, many drone owners have run afoul of the law. These new high tech drones are not the RC toys of days gone by. Because of their potential interference with aircraft, privacy concerns, and property rights, the FAA has implemented regulations that all drone pilots must…

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Drone Signals Are Being Jammed for Safety Purposes

Drone with target on it with a firefighting chopper behind

On July 13th, 2016 Utah approved a legislation that will allow authorities to disable drones that fly too close to firefighting operations. Recently drones have become a hindrance to firefighters while fighting forest and wild fires in the state of Utah. Five drone flights forced a firefighting aircraft to ground because they interfered with the…

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Florida Contractors, 13 More Days Until Renewal

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Online Approved Continued Education for Florida Contractors Builders License Training Institute has created six Florida state approved 14-hour renewal packages. Each course package includes Required Competency and Advanced Module so contractors will have an easy renewal. NEW! Drones in Construction and Successful Site Design Handicap Accessibility: Real World Applications Weatherization and Renewable Energy Construction Safety…

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