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ViewPoint Aviation is an industry leader in unmanned aerial systems fabrication, operations, maintenance, and training. We have customers all across the US. Interested in the discussion and implementation of safe and effective policies that incorporate UAV's into the national airspace system. www.viewpointaviation.com

Palm Beach – Florida Drone Photography / Videography / Cinematography

Recent HD Photography from Palm Beach – Florida using drone photography / videography. ViewPoint Aviation is proud to utilize DJI platforms. PalmBeachStill RPalmBeachStill-3

FAA granted authority to fine UAV operators

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This past March, I wrote about the case of Raphael Pirker, a 29-year-old who used an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to film a commercial at the University of Virginia. In this case, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) filed a case against Pirker for flying a drone commercially. However, once the case went to court, a US Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) administrative law judge  ruled that there is no official legally-binding rule against the commercial use of UAVs, and that the FAA has never officially regulated model aircraft and that its entire basis for making them illegal, a 2007 policy notice, was not legally binding.

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Precision Agricultural Imaging -Drone UAS- NDVI – Infrared – Thermal Imaging – Testing In Virginia

As ViewPoint Aviation and ViewPoint Precision Agriculture prepared our equipment for NDVI imaging of a corn farm in Virginia, we put up a GoPro Hero 3 as well on our drone to get some images of this beautiful area.

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