Category Archives: Instructor’s Corner

Category: Instructor’s Corner

Tricky question about the recurrent exam…
Image drone license for commercial use Admin

I received this question: I am a private pilot and at the time had a current flight review, so I did the online test and had an examiner sign off. That was almost 2 years ago. My remote pilots cert is still current (expires mar. 12), but I do not meet the currency requirements right
Details

Prior IACRA Registration now required for 107 Exam applicants
Image Training Events Admin

As of January 13th, 2020, prior to taking the Unmanned Aircraft General Knowledge Exam, all applicants must establish an FAA Tracking Number (FTN) within IACRA. The FAA implemented this change so that they can “better track an airman consistently through their entire certification process and collect better data to support risk-based decision-making.” IACRA is the
Details

SEARCH Home > Multirotor > Drone News > US Interior Department Grounds Chinese Drones US Interior Department Grounds Chinese Drones
Training Events Admin

While the FAA is just ending “Drone Safety Awareness Week”, the US Interior Department has is concerned about another form of “awareness” in the form of potential spying by the Chinese manufacturers, and DJI in particular, as we learn from this article in the Wlll Street Journal quoted in UAV Expert News: US Interior Department
Details