MAY 8-11 | KAY BAILEY HUTCHISON CONVENTION CENTER DALLAS

Monday, May 08, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    The Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Weather Forum provides a platform for UAS operators; federal and state agencies; weather researchers and providers; trade groups; safety and insurance groups; UAS manufacturers; and others to Share experiences with expected and unexpected weather impacts Engage in a dialogue about weather needs for UAS operationsCollect requirements for... read more...
    • Co-located Event

    Monday, May 08, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: D167
    Separate registration required - complimentary XPO Hall Pass included Wireless Repair Roundup is a one-day business owner's workshop. Wireless repair industry experts dive into the hottest tips to increase your store traffic and device repair profits including, drone market overview and drone repair. Registration Pricing: Early Bird: $350 / After April 15: $400 Please contact... read more...
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    • Co-located Event

    Monday, May 08, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: Ballroom: C1/C2
    CAUAS-3 will bring the AUVSI and AIAA professional communities together to focus on the current civilian applications of UAS, to look at lessons learned during the Public Decade (2008-2017), and to look forward to define the Civil Decade (2017-2026).  Some of the key questions that will be addressed include: What is... read more...
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    • Workshop

    Monday, May 08, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    • Room: C140
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    • Intermediate
    • Technical Session
    • Room: C144/145
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    • Intermediate
    • Technical Session

    Monday, May 08, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: C140
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    • Intermediate
    • Technical Session

    Tuesday, May 09, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

    • Room: Hall A
    As the futuristic world of unmanned systems, intelligent robotics and drones unfolds, what may once have seemed like science fiction is now becoming a reality. What does that mean for our future and how will we seize the momentum and propel the movement forward? Join us as we imagine, depict, and... read more...
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    • Keynotes

    Tuesday, May 09, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Intermediate
    • Poster Session
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Expert
    • Poster Session
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Intermediate
    • Poster Session
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Intermediate
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    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Intermediate
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    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Poster Session
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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    • Poster Session

    Tuesday, May 09, 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: Ballroom C1/C2
    The Lone Star UAS Center of Excellence and Innovation (LSUASC) and the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) are proud to announce the Texas UAS Summit 9-10 May at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas.  We are also excited to announce our Summit is fully integrated with AUVSI's... read more...
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    • Co-located Event

    Tuesday, May 09, 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

    • Room: C141/143/149
    Seven XPONENTIAL Interactive Discussion Groups will provide conference attendees an opportunity to deeply engage, network, and evolve the thinking on topics for which they care deeply. Each discussion group will consist of an integrated roundtable of industry specialists, such as: researchers, entrepreneurs, regulators, service and product designers, or end-users with... read more...
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    • Discussion Group

    Tuesday, May 09, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    • Room: C146
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    • Presentations
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
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    • Solutions Theater

    Tuesday, May 09, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    • Room: C144/145
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    • Technical Session
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
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    • Solutions Theater
    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
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    • Expert
    • Starting Point Theater

    Tuesday, May 09, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

    • Room: C141/143/149
    This panel will discuss airspace integration for all sizes and classifications of UAS as well as personal air vehicles. Topics will include: Extending the UAS Traffic Management construct Vehicle design considerations Comprehensive UAS integration needs Policy and technology considerations for Urban Air Mobility uSpace/UTM and SESAR JU updates ...
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    • Panels

    Tuesday, May 09, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

    Tuesday, May 09, 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
    This session identifies the challenges and opportunities for transitioning veterans. Further, it addresses what skills the market wants. During the talk, veterans from Trumbull Unmanned will ask audience members to assess skills possessed and skills needed to succeed, bridging the gap from boots to business....
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    • Starting Point Theater

    Tuesday, May 09, 3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
    The market for drone is large and increasing. Drones can be used in many applications, ranging from aerial photography and building inspection over smart farming to transport of packages. The vast number of unmanned aircraft entering the Airspace presents a series of challenges. The existing air Air Traffic Management systems... read more...
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    • Solutions Theater

    Tuesday, May 09, 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: C146
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    • Panels

    Tuesday, May 09, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
    This presentation will cover an overview of the Teledyne Marine unmanned system portfolio including ROVs, AUVs, USVs, gliders and towed systems along with recent operational results....
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    • Starting Point Theater

    Tuesday, May 09, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: C147/148/154
    Join us for an innovative discussion forum and dedicated time of networking. This is an exclusive opportunity for you to join leaders in our community who are shaping the future of the industry as they address key issues of importance including: GROUP 1: Carving Out a Place for Women in STEM... read more...
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    • Discussion Group

    Tuesday, May 09, 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
    The market for Inertial Navigation Systems (INS) is rapidly changing. The number of available options in INS systems has grown substantially over the last several years. Major advances have been made not only in IMU technology, but also in the ability to exploit sensor information to its fullest extent. In... read more...
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    Tuesday, May 09, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
    AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems and Robotics Database is the largest comprehensive and searchable database of unmanned vehicles operating in the air, ground and maritime domains.  The database includes platforms spanning the civil, commercial and military markets with new information added daily.  Whether you are an operator searching for the platform that... read more...
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    • Starting Point Theater

    Wednesday, May 10, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

    • Room: Hall A
    Wednesday’s keynotes will continue to build on the dynamic ideas and visions presented during Tuesday’s program.  Topics will include regulatory discussions and updates impacting the future of our industry....
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    Wednesday, May 10, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

      Separate registration required - complimentary XPO Hall Pass included. ARGUS Unmanned, a worldwide leader in aviation safety and training practices, offers a 1-day workshop aimed to develop the knowledge and understanding of a learner’s competency in UAS aviation safety and managing risks. Registration Pricing: Standard: $249 / Onsite: $349...
      • Co-located Event

      Wednesday, May 10, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

      • Room: D167
      Separate registration required - complimentary XPO Hall Pass included. Pix4D’s User Workshop helps professionals leverage drone technology to create accurate 2D and 3D reconstructions with topics including: Best Data Collection Practices, Recommended Processing Workflow, Practical Exercises and Analyzing Results. Please register for this session here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pix4d-user-workshop-dallas-tickets-32706933318...
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      Wednesday, May 10, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

      • Room: D163/165
      Refreshments start at 10:00 am, followed by an interactive panel 10:30 am – 12:00 noon. AHS International is the world’s oldest and largest technical society dedicated to the advancement of vertical flight technology. This unique panel brings innovation leaders from the world’s leading VTOL aircraft companies together in one room with... read more...
      • Co-located Event

      Wednesday, May 10, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Poster Session
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Intermediate
      • Poster Session
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Intermediate
      • Poster Session
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Intermediate
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      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Intermediate
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      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Poster Session
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Expert
      • Poster Session

      Wednesday, May 10, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

      Wednesday, May 10, 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

      • Room: Ballroom C1/C2
      The Lone Star UAS Center of Excellence and Innovation (LSUASC) and the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) are proud to announce the Texas UAS Summit 9-10 May at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas.  We are also excited to announce our Summit is fully integrated with AUVSI's... read more...
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      • Co-located Event

      Wednesday, May 10, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM

      • Room: C146
      As the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) develops their UAS technology strategy, there is a compelling opportunity to engage the burgeoning commercial UAS market.  An optimal approach would allow the US Air Force to connect to their traditional research resources while also building research and technology partnerships in the vigorous... read more...
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      • Presentations

      Wednesday, May 10, 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

      • Room: C141/143/149
      AUVSI’s VIP Customer Insights Experience session during XPONENTIAL 2017 will focus on using unmanned aircraft for beyond-line-of-sight flights. Industry thought leaders will share their experiences, challenges and hopes when it comes to this next, challenging phase of development for the unmanned aircraft industry. The session will take the form of... read more...
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      • Panels

      Wednesday, May 10, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

      • Room: C146
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      • Presentations
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
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      • Solutions Theater
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
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      • Intermediate
      • Starting Point Theater

      Wednesday, May 10, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

      • Room: C144/145
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      • Intermediate
      • Presentations
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
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      • Solutions Theater
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Wednesday, May 10, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

      • Room: C142
      Leadership from ASSURE will present for the first time on key findings from the organization’s first two years of research under the UAS Center of Excellence Program. The three-hour session will include panels, posters, and an open forum to discuss the national UAS Integration Research objectives, strategy partnerships with industry... read more...
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      • Panels

      Wednesday, May 10, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

      • Room: C146
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      • Presentations
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Wednesday, May 10, 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

      • Room: XPO Floor – Booth 3365
      The goal of the session is to provide new commercial drone pilots looking to contract with big companies, and big companies seeking to develop robust UAS programs, a sense of the challenge and solutions facing the industry before they encounter them. The speaker provides cases from companies in the oil... read more...
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Wednesday, May 10, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

      • Room: C146
      This session will highlight the following: 1) Industry self-regulation has substantial benefits over government imposed regulations 2) UAS are used by legitimate customers, criminals and terrorists 3) The UAS threat is not just a military/government problem - success requires a community effort and holistic solutions ...
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      • Presentations

      Wednesday, May 10, 3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
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      • Solutions Theater

      Wednesday, May 10, 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

      • Room: D163/165
      AUVSI’s Remote Pilots Council (RPC) Summit will kick off the next phase of this important initiative. The RPC was established to provide a forum for remote pilots to engage directly with one another and the FAA, with the express goals to: Provide feedback on real-world operations Better understand the FAA waiver process... read more...
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      • Open Meeting

      Wednesday, May 10, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

      • Room: C146
      This session will highlight the following: 1) Export Controls as they relate to UAVs 2) Basic tools for reviewing/vetting customers...
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      Wednesday, May 10, 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

      Wednesday, May 10, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

      Wednesday, May 10, 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM

      • Room: C1/C2
      The Startup Showdown + Happy Hour is a must-attend event for investors, unmanned systems entrepreneurs and technology innovators, where three lucky companies will compete for a $15,000 grand prize. Join us Wednesday, May 10 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Ballroom C1/C2 for the Startup Showdown + Happy Hour! Doors will open at 4:15 p.m.... read more...
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      • Open Meeting

      Thursday, May 11, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

      • Room: Hall A
      Thursday's keynote session will convene with inspiring discussions and key take-aways for the audience....
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      • Keynotes

      Thursday, May 11, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

      • Room: D167
      Separate registration required - complimentary XPO Hall Pass included. Pix4D’s User Workshop helps professionals leverage drone technology to create accurate 2D and 3D reconstructions with topics including: Best Data Collection Practices, Recommended Processing Workflow, Practical Exercises and Analyzing Results. Please register for this session here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pix4d-user-workshop-dallas-tickets-32706933318...
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      • Co-located Event

      Thursday, May 11, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Intermediate
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      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Poster Session
      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 1635
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      Thursday, May 11, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

      Thursday, May 11, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
      Multispectral imaging (MSI) is a technology that combines visible and near infrared (NIR) imaging to extract information that goes beyond what the eyes can see. Advances in sensors and filters are transforming the implementation of multispectral imaging solutions from expensive military and defense systems to affordable commercial systems. In this... read more...
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      • Solutions Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
      Driven by a full applications range, drones and robots market is expected to grow at CAGR of 9.4% between 2015 and 2021, reaching a total revenue of US$ 46 billion by 2021. “More and better sensors means more and better robots. Most of technologies is ready today; the market will... read more...
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
      This presentation will review the technology of unmanned maritime vehicles (UMVs) including unmanned undersea vehicles (UUVs), unmanned surface vehicles (USVs) and remotely operated vehicles (ROVs).   Application of these tools in ocean science applications will be described including: shipwreck survey, fisheries research, tsunami warning networks, and ocean observing. This presentation... read more...
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
      The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) continues to release new approvals for the use of unmanned aircraft in the national airspace and other nations are making similar moves. As a result, many unmanned system platforms must now comply with FAA safety standards for technology such as DO-178 B and C for... read more...
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      • Solutions Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 3365
      The Australian Defence Force released in 2005 their Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Roadmap. It articulated the then current state of Australian academia and industry in the fields of robotics and autonomy, and proposed a framework for the future layered delivery of Unmanned Aerial System effects for the Australian Defence Force.... read more...
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
      In today’s world of precision sensors, in the air and on the ground, precise geolocation is needed more and more. INS (Inertial Navigation Systems) can achieve precise LiDAR point clouds and other sensor positioning. These point clouds rely heavily on the precise location of the payload creating the images. The... read more...
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      • Solutions Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

      • Room: XPO Floor – Booth 3365
      Routine, reliable, and more affordable access to the stratosphere will change the way we interact with and respond to human and natural activity on Earth. The Stratollite is an entirely new and revolutionary vehicle class making that access possible. The Stratollite is a navigable, unmanned high-altitude flight platform that utilizes... read more...
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      • Starting Point Theater

      Thursday, May 11, 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

      • Room: XPO Hall- Booth 2310
      Hyperspectral imaging (HSI) has been used for over two decades in laboratory research, academic, environmental and defense applications.  In more recent time, HSI has started to be adopted for commercial applications in machine vision, conservation, resource exploration, and precision agriculture, to name just a few of the economically viable uses... read more...
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      Thursday, May 11, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

      • Room: XPO Floor – Booth 3365
      If you’re starting a commercial drone venture, you’ll be compared to everyone else with a Part 107 certificate. The Federal Aviation Administration has issued over 42,000 Part 107 Certificates for commercial drone pilots in the last 9 months -- and that’s just the start. There is also a contingent of operators not... read more...
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      • Starting Point Theater

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