Skywatch Insurance and Dronitek Announce Partnership

Skywatch AI, the leader in on demand drone insurance has partnered with Dronitek to offer insurance premium discounts. This new program allows Dronitek graduates an immediate 15% discount on their insurance premiums. "We are excited to offer this valuable product to our graduates. Skywatch is the respected leader in the drone insurance market, they [...]

By |2019-12-18T22:11:05+00:00December 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dronitek Approved For Education Funds

Dronitek has been approved as a State of California Eligible Training Provider by the California Employment Development Department (EDD). This offers individuals the opportunity to apply for training tuition funding through the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and other funding sources. "Dronitek has been working with the EDD for sometime to secure [...]

By |2019-12-15T16:37:06+00:00December 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Calif. tourist fined $20K for out-of-control drone that landed at airport in Las Vegas

Flying drones on the Strip requires Federal Aviation Administration approval and is only given to licensed, professional pilots. If you are not licensed and something goes wrong, you would be in big trouble. This is why professional training is critical!!

By |2019-11-21T17:04:18+00:00November 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FAA Eases Restrictions on Drone Operations Over Some Federal Facilities

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced Wednesday that it is working with other federal agencies to minimize the impact of flight restrictions on drone operators flying near select federal facilities. The FAA is working with the U.S. Department of Defense to establish intermittent restrictions on drone flights within the lateral boundaries of select federal facilities [...]

By |2019-08-30T17:15:58+00:00August 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SkySkopes Inc. is Hiring Full Time sUAS Pilots

Interested in flying drones for one of the most reputable flight operators in the world? SkySkopes Inc. is adding multiple Remote Pilot In Command (RPIC) full-time positions, with benefits, to our US team. Candidates will be based throughout the United States in a highly professional and dynamic environment, immersed in advanced industrial applications. [...]

By |2019-08-26T17:02:02+00:00August 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dronitek partners with DJI to deliver Nor Cal UTC training.

WHY CHOOSE UTC with Dronitek? Dronitek Flight Academy has now joined DJI and Rocky Mountain Unmanned Systems to deliver the cutting edge UTC curriculum to California Drone Pilots. This represents a huge opportunity for CA UAS pilots and a high honor to be selected as an official [...]

By |2019-08-26T17:06:33+00:00July 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mapping “Camp Fire” with drones, lessons learned

DJI works with 16 first response agencies for disaster response and damage assessment for California’s deadliest wildfire The towns of Paradise and Magalia in Northern California, nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, were once thriving communities with over 27,000 residents. On November 8th, 2018, the “Camp Fire” changed all of that within hours. [...]

By |2019-01-05T07:43:37+00:00January 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Three Forces That Shaped the Drone Industry in 2018

Guest post by leading drone industry analyst Colin Snow of Skylogic Research. This was a big year for the commercial drone industry as a whole. It saw a significant increase in the business adoption, the expansion of the FAA’s LAANC program (the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability that provides access to controlled airspace near [...]

By |2018-12-28T10:54:07+00:00December 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ANSI Publishes Standardization Roadmap for UAS

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has published its Standardization Roadmap for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Version 1.0). The roadmap was developed by the institute’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative (UASSC), a group established to coordinate and accelerate the development of standards and conformity assessment programs to facilitate the safe integration of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) [...]

By |2018-12-26T11:48:41+00:00December 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DJI & FLIR Make Thermal Imaging Portable with Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today revealed the Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual, a portable industrial drone equipped with powerful, side-by-side visual and thermal cameras that provide commercial pilots a reliable tool to operate better, safer and quicker in challenging environments. Read more...

By |2018-12-20T07:49:25+00:00December 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments