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11 hours ago

No drone zone: Common no-fly zones for drones in the U.S.

It's time to put your drone into the sky, but where should you fly? To help answer that, let's explore some no fly zones for your drone, what the FAA calls a No Drone Zone!
11 hours ago
 
1 week ago

Do you need your Part 107 certification?

The FAA has a small quiz available to help you determine what kind of drone pilot you are. Do you need your Part 107 certification?
1 week ago
 
2 weeks ago

Buying a racing drone? Things to know before you fly

We've got lists of racing drones to buy, here are things to know before taking to the sky. Safety, accessories, tools and legal info to get you started.
2 weeks ago
 
3 weeks ago

Best RTH drones – the best GPS function in the air

Return to Home functionality, or RTH, is an automated flight feature of modern drones that makes a drone land itself safely, but not all drones are equal.
3 weeks ago
 
3 weeks ago

Apps that provide LAANC authorization

Looking to fly your drone in the United States? If you're headed for controlled airspace, these are the apps that can provide LAANC airspace authorization from the FAA.
3 weeks ago
 
4 weeks ago

New drone? This is how you fly legally

Before you fly your new drone, here is the info you need to know to fly legally and safely within the United States. Drone rules to keep you safe.
4 weeks ago
 
4 weeks ago

Drone pilot training – from beginner to commercial drone pilot license

Drone training is an evolution, first the hobby pilot needs to learn how to fly, then you need to get your Part 107 commercial drone license to make money. Pilot training is here.
4 weeks ago
 
January 25, 2021

You need to register your drone with the FAA before you fly!

New drone owners may not think about it, but you should know if you need to register your drone with the FAA before you fly - and, yes, you probably do!
January 25, 2021
 
January 25, 2021

Are head injuries a good measure of drone safety?

Safety is the name of the game, how small should a drone be to ensure it can't cause serious head injury or worse? 0.55 lbs? 2.5 lbs? More?
January 25, 2021
 
January 23, 2021

First time flying a drone? Don’t make these mistakes

We recommend avoiding these simple mistakes when flying your drone. From dead batteries to propeller wash, these situations can unexpectedly pop up in the air.
January 23, 2021
 
January 14, 2021

Search and Rescue drones

In the moment, any drone can be a good search and rescue drone, but there are a few that are made for the task. Check out some of these search and rescue drones.
January 14, 2021
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