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The Drone Trainer Podcast 010 – Chris Dantonio

The Drone Trainer Podcast Episode 10 - Chris Dantonio

The Drone Trainer Podcast 010 – Chris Dantonio

Welcome to the 10th episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! 10 episodes already?! Anyway, this week’s episode features Chris Dantonio, a drone operator from Philadelphia. Chris has a wicked eye for photography, and has some excellent photos on his Instagram account. We’ll get to that in a second though! Ps if you like the show, why not subscribe so that you don’t miss an episode?

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The Drone Trainer Podcast 009 – Yanga Dascha Kubel

The Drone Trainer Podcast Episode 9 - Yanga Dascha Kubel in Liberia

The Drone Trainer Podcast 009 – Yanga Dascha Kubel & Kai Hans Kubel

Welcome to the ninth episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! This week’s episode features a father daughter team from Liberia! Listen in as I have a chat with Yanga Dascha Kubel and her father Kai Hans Kubel, and hear how they are the only commercial operator in Liberia. Ps if you like the show, why not subscribe so that you don’t miss an episode?

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The Drone Trainer Podcast 007 – John Francis

The Drone Trainer Podcast 7 - John Francis a commercial drone operator from Massachusetts

The Drone Trainer Podcast 007 – John Francis

Welcome to the seventh episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! I can’t believe that I’ve been going at this for 5 weeks already, and I really appreciate all the feedback that I’ve been getting from all of you wonderful listeners! Keep the comments coming, and please share with your friends that also may be interested in hearing about the commercial drone business. Anyway, today’s episode features John Francis, a commercial drone operator from Massachusetts. Listen in as he discusses the lessons that he’s learned starting his drone business, and tips for getting your business going! Oh yeah, have you subscribed to the show yet? If not, now would be a good time!

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The Drone Trainer Podcast 006 – Tania Esteban

The Drone Trainer Podcast 6 - Tania Esteban

The Drone Trainer Podcast 006 – Tania Esteban

Welcome to the sixth episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! Today’s episode is a very cool one, as I speak with Tania Esteban with the BBC! Listen in as we discuss her wildlife work with the BBC, as well as her own personal drone projects and what her plans are going forward with her commercial drone business. Oh yeah, have you subscribed to the show yet? If not, now would be a good time!

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The Drone Trainer Podcast 005 – Ryan Murphy

The Drone Trainer Podcast - Episode 5 - Ryan Murphy

The Drone Trainer Podcast 005 – Ryan Murphy

Welcome to the fifth episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! I can’t believe this has grown from a small idea, into 5 episodes and a few hundred listeners already! Thanks for the support everyone! Anyway, in this episode, we’re going to hear from Ryan Murphy, a commercial drone operator from Arizona, as he discusses the various marketing techniques he’s both failed and succeeded with! Also, if you haven’t done so already, now would be a great time to subscribe to the show!

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What are the FAA recreational drone safety guidelines?

FAA Recreational Drone Safety Guidelines

As a recreational drone pilot in the USA, you need to follow the FAA’s community-based set of safety guidelines. What are those though? A quick google search will come up with a bunch of conflicting information about the FAA recreational drone safety guidelines, so one of our members went straight to the source to find the real answer. Remember, this is geared strictly towards recreational flight, which is far different from a commercial operator flying under a FAA Part 107.

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