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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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How to Fly your Drone in Canada

How to Fly your Drone in Canada

As of June 1, 2019, anyone looking to fly a drone in Canada is regulated by Part IX of the Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs).

The quick and dirty on the changes are:

  1. Everyone must register their drones if they 250g or more.
  2. Everyone must obtain either a basic or advanced pilot certificate.
  3. You must be at least 14 years of age to obtain a pilot certificate.
  4. You must keep your drone within line of sight when flying.
  5. You are permitted to fly to a max altitude of 400′ above ground.
  6. Foreign pilots are required to obtain a SFOC before flying in Canada.

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Droning in Hong Kong with Brandi Papania

Brandi Papania - Drone Podcast

Drone Podcast 077 – Brandi Papania

American drone pilot Brandi Papania is having a blast flying her drone in Hong Kong. Brandi is a copywriter by day, who enjoys flying around the tiny island at night. Let’s hear about what it’s like flying a drone in Hong Kong from Brandi!

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Industrial Drone Design with Bobby Watts

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The Drone Trainer Podcast 075 – Bobby Watts

What do you do when you need a drone, but not from one of the worlds largest manufacturers? You go to a custom builder, that’s what! This week on the podcast I chat with Bobby Watts, a custom drone builder from the eastern United States!

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