“Three months ago there were really no rules that applied to [the drone] space ... and [the new FAA regulations] are groundbreaking for the industry," says James Van Meter; AGCS drone expert and Aviation Practice Leader. James sits down to talk about the growth of the drone industry, different ways drones are used commercially, and the regulatory impact in this "Rise of the Drones" AGCS podcast, a companion to the 'Rise of the drones: Managing the unique risks associated with unmanned aircraft systems' report. The report is available for download on our website here.
Rise of the Drones - Featuring AGCS Drones Expert: James Van Meter
Table of Contents:
01:35 - What are drones?
03:00 - Commercial uses of drones
04:27 - Design differences for various applications
04:43 - Different types of drones
06:47 - Regulatory: US FAA FAR Part 107
08:42 - Global regulatory picture
09:28 - Risk landscape and insurance coverages
13:15 - Risk management tips