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Flying Drones BVLOS with Melissa Schiele

Flying Drones BVLOS with Melissa Schiele

Drone Podcast 124 – Melissa Schiele

BVLOS, or beyond visual line of sight, drone flight seems to be the holy grail right now, with many companies trying to gain approval for deliveries, long distance mapping, and more. But what if you’re flying where there aren’t any regulations holding you back? That’s exactly what Melissa Schiele is doing!

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How to Pass Your FAA Part 107 Exam

How to pass your FAA Part 107 exam

If you’re preparing to take your FAA Part 107 remote pilot exam, you may be overwhelmed with the sheer volume of information out there. Where do you even start to study? There are some free resources direct from the FAA, however navigating them to determine exactly what is going to be on the test is quite difficult. Alternatively, and what I recommend above everything else is to invest in a professional training course to pass your FAA Part 107 exam.

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Mavic Mini Review with DroneDJ’s Haye Kesteloo

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Mavic Mini Review with DroneDJ’s Haye Kesteloo

The DJI Mavic Mini was announced last week, and will be released to everyone next week. There were a few demo units that were released to some famous youtoubers and instagrammers, however I wanted to hear about it from a real drone pilot. I know you probably feel the same way, so I reached out to my buddy Haye Kesteloo from DroneDJ to give us the rundown on DJI’s new drone!

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Start Droning the Right Way with Marc Sandlhauser

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Drone Podcast 083 – Marc Sandlhauser

Delaware drone pilot Marc Sandlhauser is only three months into his drone business, and is already seeing some nice success! Listen in to hear about his pricing model, how he’s marketing, and a few other little tips he’s picked up along the way!

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Working at DJI and FLIR with Randall Warnas

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Drone Podcast 078 – Randall Warnas

From the early days of starting his own brick and mortar drone store, to leading the¬†global sUAS segment at FLIR, Randall Warnas has had a heck of a journey. Oh yeah, he also started DJI’s Enterprise Division prior to landing at FLIR. Interested right?

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