• Elevating Safety: Protecting the Skies in the Drone Era

    Elevating Safety: Protecting the Skies in the Drone Era1

    In the midst of a very turbulent week for DJI, the Chinese drone maker is holding an event in Washington, DC that focusses on improving the safety in the skies. In the Ronald Reagan Building, about seventy industry people gathered to listen to DJI’s latest developments and roadmap to safely integrate unmanned aircraft into the

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  • NAAA Releases 2019 Aerial Application Industry Survey Results

    NAAA Releases 2019 Aerial Application Industry Survey Results0

    ALEXANDRIA, VA – May 22, 2019 – Seven years after the National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA) conducted its last comprehensive industry survey, new insights about the U.S. aerial application industry have emerged thanks to a landmark survey of Part 137 operators and pilots conducting agricultural operations. The 2019 NAAA Aerial Application Industry Survey confirms aerial application is

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  • HAI Provides Reporting Tool for Rotorcraft Pilots

    HAI Provides Reporting Tool for Rotorcraft Pilots0

    Alexandria, Virginia—To address a growing need for reporting airborne safety hazards, helicopter pilots now have a new website, www.rotor.org/HARP, that allows for fast and easy reporting of near misses and other in-flight safety events. The HAI Aviation Reporting Program (HARP) was developed by the association’s Operations Department specifically for helicopter pilots, with customized data fields

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