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Internal CRPAA Blog Posts

DRONES, PHONES AND… YOGA?

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

Shooting for a Movie – Day 2

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

Do You Know What A “Drone” Is?

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

JOINING A PROFESSIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATION, PART 1 OF 2

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

Business Leadership Words of Wisdom

Here are 3 quick Words of Wisdom phrases on how to be an effective leader in your business....

WELCOME TO THE CRPAA BLOG!

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

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...

DJI PHANTOM 4 PRO

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

DRONES, IMAGES, AND COPYRIGHT

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

5 STRATEGIES TO OPTIMIZE ORGANIZATIONAL SUCCESS

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

5 Signs Your Business Needs to Undergo a Change

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

3 Easy Ways to “Give” in 2018

A small compliment or word of encouragement can mean the world to someone!   Give people...

Selling Tips

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

BECOME THE NEXT UFO SIGHTING, NIGHT WAIVER 101

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

LAANC System Test

Board member and owner of Steel city Drones, Dave King walk us through the new LAANC...

I’m good, and you?

Bob Gambone is a regular contributor to CRPAA, sharing his vast experience in the executive...

JOINING A PROFESSIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATION, PART 2 OF 2

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

Hoodman Drone Launch Pad

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

We All Have the Same 24 Hours

(Photo above: Albert Einstein's desk the day he died) If you currently are disorganized and your...

ECLIPSE ROVER RPR

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

DJI Mavic Air Review

Thank you to CRPAA Board Member Dave King from Steel City Drones for this review of the DJI Mavic...

Shooting for a Movie – Day 1

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

CONSTRUCTION JOB SAVINGS VIA COMMERCIAL DRONES

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

Inspire 2

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

OUR MISSION

OUR MISSION  is to be a national association which will establish credibility and business growth of its members and promotes the safe and legal use of drones in our national airspace.

CRPAA will provide valuable content and trainings for its members, educate consumers, and, market the importance of employing professional certified remote pilots.

OUR VISION

OUR VISION  is to be the leading 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, then connect our members with these consumers.

Our Promise

OUR PROMISE is that CRPAA vets all members, ensuring that they are certified remote pilots meeting the federal aviation requirements for small Unmanned Aerial Systems.

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