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Internal CRPAA Blog Posts

CONSTRUCTION JOB SAVINGS VIA COMMERCIAL DRONES

There are many ways to achieve construction job savings via the use of a drone on a construction...

DJI INSPIRE 2

Alex Kavanagh and Mike Bishop provide an in-depth review of the DJI Inspire...

Shooting for a Movie – Day 2

Day two on the photo shoot was rather interesting. I learned a ton and also realize...

5 Signs Your Business Needs to Undergo a Change

When businesses go through a phase of high revenue, productivity, and...

Inspire 2

A DJI Inspire 2 review by Dave King of Steel City Drones – includes video comparison...

BECOME THE NEXT UFO SIGHTING, NIGHT WAIVER 101

Someone call the National UFO Reporting Center, I see something strange in the sky! Working with...

Do You Know What A “Drone” Is?

Do you find it objectionable to have to abandon perfectly good words because a social group or...

WELCOME TO THE CRPAA BLOG!

  Photo credit: Dave King, Steel City Drones We are very proud to open the CRPAA blog! Check back...

Part 107 Waivers and Authorizations — a Primer

In addition to my forays into GPU compute, distributed computing, AI, and VR (my day...

JOINING A PROFESSIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATION, PART 2 OF 2

In Part 1 of "Joining a Professional Trade Association" the benefits we discussed were the...

DJI PHANTOM 4 PRO

Alex Kavanagh and Mike Bishop provide an in-depth review of the DJI PHANTOM 4...

Shooting for a Movie – Day 3

So we arrive on set for day three. As to be expected the atmosphere is running high and full of...

CONNEX MINI

DRONES, IMAGES, AND COPYRIGHT

Photo Credit: Mark McCollom, CRPAA Founding Member Camera mounted drones are increasingly being...

ECLIPSE ROVER RPR

Drew from Wild Rabbit Aerial & Alex from DRONEGEAR Test out the Eclipse Rover RPR and...

Hoodman Drone Launch Pad

Check out Drone Gear's Alex Kavanagh and his review of the Hoodman drone launch...

JOINING A PROFESSIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATION, PART 1 OF 2

  Eric Pensenstadler, CRPAA Founder & Executive Director   Most of us can say that without the...

Shooting for a Movie – Day 1

We were recently provided with an opportunity to step foot on a movie production here...

Selling Tips

Lou, The Nabisco Guy, never used selling strategies …Lou had a culture of “selling.” I...

DRONES, PHONES AND… YOGA?

Photo credit: Dave King, Steel City Drones Most of us spend about four hours a day looking down at...

5 STRATEGIES TO OPTIMIZE ORGANIZATIONAL SUCCESS

  Organizational Success, Growth, and an Increased Return on Investment (ROI) require a thorough...

OUR MISSION

CRPAA will create a national association which will establish credibility and business growth of its members and promote the safety of our national airspace. CRPAA will provide exclusive content and trainings, educate consumers, and, market the importance of employing professional certified remote pilots.

OUR VISION

CRPAA will be the ultimate resource for certified remote pilots to continually learn, share their experiences, and grow their business. CRPAA will become an industry leader by educating the general public and industries on the rules, risks and benefits of using drones.

OUR PROMISE: CRPAA represents that its members are certified remote pilots meeting the federal aviation requirements for small Unmanned Aerial Systems.

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