National Research Council Report Released
June 6th 2014
A new 92-page report from the National Research Council on reccommendations for additional needed and their priorities to certify drones to safely operate in the national airspace system (NAS).
FAA Looking To Streamline UAS Approval for Utilities
May 13 2014
U.S. aviation regulators said they are considering a streamlined approval process for flights of small unmanned drones for film making, utilities inspections, farming and other low-risk operations says a recent article from Bloomberg.
Here is a LINK to the actual announcement from FAA Representative Jim Williams at the Small Unmanned Systems Business Expo 2014.
EPRI Confirms UAS Benefit
April 4 2012
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has completed tests determining that unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, can be used effectively to assess storm damage on utility distribution systems in this recent report.
December 10th 2014
Congress Hearing on status of UAS regulations.
USHR10 - Science & Technology Committee Hearing
January 21st 2015
Congress Hearing on status of UAS Technology and Regulations.
FAA Releases NPRM for UAS Regulations
February 15th 2015
Official rules could take 2 years to ratify, but this is a huge first step
Industrial Aerobotics receives FAA Section 333 and COA Approval
March 24th 2015
Commercial operations set to start immediately
Local News Story on Industrial Aerobotics
March 26th 2015
Fox10 Arizona Talks with Industrial Aerobotics Owner - John Wolcott
sUAS News Feature Industrial Aerobotics Exemption Approval
March 25th 2015
Industrial Aerobotics set to server the Utility Industry for Aerial Inspections
Industrial Aerobotics in the local news
June 18th 2015
sUAS News Story on Industrial Aerobotics
April 20th 2016