Drones Debut at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

Founded in 1953 by a group of mutually supportive homebuilders, the Experimental Aircraft Association holds a fly-in convention every summer. Since the event moved to Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, in 1970, what is now known as AirVenture has grown into an international showcase for everything that flies.   AirVenture features all aspect of aviation, civilian, military, commercial, and personal. It’s where you can see the front-line military and commercial aircraft from … [Read More...]



FAA To Approve Drone Use In Filming

Forbes is reporting that the FAA is going to approve limited operations of sUAS (small unmanned aerial systems) on controlled movie production sets. The flights will be allowed via a 333 exemption that "provides an additional avenue for commercial UAS operations," according to the story.  The piece goes on to explain that the FAA says that commercial operations are authorized on a case-by-case … [Read More...]