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Episode 3: Commercial UAS basics

Sean McGowan Tyler Black Mike Deutsch July 1, 2019

Sean McGowan, Tyler Black, Mike Deutsch

In this week’s episode, we cover the basic requirements that must be met before using a drone for business purposes under the FAA’s Small UAS Regulations, located at 14 CFR Part 107, including:    

  • Piloting requirements, including information on the 60-question exam that you’ll need to pass to obtain a Remote Pilot Certification
  • Basic operating rules for commercial UAS for speed, line of sight and relation to public spaces
  • Possible changes to operation rules proposed by a current Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on “Operation of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Over People”
  • Documentation requirements, including waivers and proof of training/certification

Read the full transcript here.

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