CRPAA members are proud to abide by
the following principles:

I have a thorough understanding of and will abide by the rules and regulations as set forth by the FAA in 14 CFR Part 107.

I will maintain a high level of integrity in the UAV industry by operating my business legally and safely and respecting the privacy of others.

I will engage in public discourse on CRPAA.org with civility and respect for others.

I understand that as a CRPAA member, I belong to an alliance of professionals looking to maintain the FAA standards and to advocate for safe and innovative usage of small Unmanned Aerial Systems.

I will be supportive of other CRPAA members, experienced and new alike, and act to build goodwill among CRPAA members.

I agree not to discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, age, disability, national origin, or other factors is an explicit violation of CRPAA policy and will not be tolerated. Membership is open to all qualified applicants, regardless of race, sexual identification, religion, age, disability, national origin or other factors.

I accept these obligations listed above as a personal responsibility and as a member of this Association.

CERTIFIED REMOTE PILOTS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, INC.

Website Terms of Use

Introduction

CERTIFIED REMOTE PILOTS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, INC. (the “Association”) is a nonprofit association under Section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code.  The Association’s website address is www.crpaa.org (the “Site”).

By accessing and using the Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Use (“Terms”) and you acknowledge by such access and continued use that you have read, understood and agreed to be bound by these Terms.  If you do not accept and agree to these Terms, you must not access any information available on the Site and must immediately leave the Site. 

If you make use of the Site in a manner that violates these Terms of Service (or otherwise violate the terms of any agreement between you and the Association), we may terminate or restrict your access to the Site and revoke all of your login credentials for the Site.

To obtain access to parts of the Site, you will be assigned a user ID and a temporary password.  You agree (a) that all information provided by you to obtain access to the Site is and will be complete and accurate and (b) to take such actions as are necessary to maintain the confidentiality of, and prevent the unauthorized use of, your user ID and password.

Changes and Amendments to the Terms of Service

We may make changes to these Terms at any time and from time to time.  We will post any changes on the Site.  By using or accessing the Site after any changes to these Terms have been made, you will signify that you have read, understood and agreed to be bound by these Terms as they have been changed.

Ownership and Use of Information Found on the Site

All content on the Site, including but not limited to designs, text, graphics, pictures, video, information, software, music, sound and other files and their selection and arrangement (the “Site Content”), is the exclusive property of the Association, with all rights reserved, except where specifically noted otherwise on the Site.  You may not republish Site Content on any Internet, intranet, or extranet site or incorporate any information from the Site Content in any other database or compilation and any other use of the Site Content is strictly prohibited.

No Site Content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without the Association’s prior written permission.  There is one exception to these prohibitions:  If you are otherwise in compliance with these Terms, you may access and use the Site and download or print any of the Site Content solely for your personal use.  If you make use of this exception, you must preserve all copyright or other proprietary notices appearing in the Site Content intact.  This exception does not include the use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods.

The information and materials appearing on the Site are provided for your informational purposes only.  You may not disclose, distribute, publish or transmit such information or materials, except for user-submitted content described below that is owned by you, for any purpose, or use such information or materials for any purpose, other than your own, non-commercial, informational purposes.  You may, however, disclose such information and materials to such of your professional advisors as may be necessary in order to enable such advisors to provide professional services to you.

The Association’s graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names are trademarks or service marks of the Association in the U.S. and/or other countries.  None of the Association’s marks may be used, including as part of trademarks, service marks and/or as part of domain names, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of the Association.

User Responsibilities and Agreements

You agree to the following:

  • You will provide accurate, current, and complete information during registration (“Registration Data”), and you will update your Registration Data if, and when, it changes;
  • You will keep your login credentials for the Site secure, private and confidential;
  • You will notify the Association immediately if you have reason to believe that an unauthorized party has gained access to your user ID or password; and
  • You will be solely responsible for the use of the account that you establish with the Association and for any actions that take place using your account.

You may not use the Site in any manner that involves any of the following:

  • Posting any information that is false, inaccurate or misleading;
  • Impersonating another person;
  • Engaging in or encouraging any activity that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site;
  • Engaging in or encouraging any illegal or criminal activity; or
  • Violating or attempting to violate the security of the Site or the Association’s systems or networks.

You agree that no materials of any kind submitted through your account or otherwise posted or shared by you through the Site will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights.

User Submitted Content

The Site may, from time to time, allow you or other users to submit information or data to the Site.  The Association does not and cannot review all such information and data and is not responsible for the content, accuracy, completeness, reliability or any other aspect of information or data submitted by users.  However, the Association may review certain of such information and data and, in connection with its review, the Association reserves the right to block or remove user-submitted content that it determines in its sole discretion to be fraudulent, deceptive, misleading, unlawful or otherwise unacceptable.

Consent to Electronic Transactions and Disclosures

You must consent to transact business with the Association online and electronically.  As part of doing business with us, we also need you to consent to our giving you certain disclosures electronically, either via the Site or to the email address you provide to us.

By agreeing to these Terms, you agree to receive electronically all documents, communications, notices, contracts, and agreements, including tax and other sensitive documents relating to any investments you may make using the Site.  Your consent will remain in effect for so long as you make use of the Site and will continue until such time as all disclosures pertinent to you have been made.

Privacy

The Association’s Privacy Policy is incorporated and made part of these Terms.  Any personal data (for example, your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) that you transmit to the Site electronically or otherwise will be used by the Association in accordance with the Association’s Privacy Policy.  Any other communication or material you transmit to the Site, such as questions, comments, suggestions or the like, will be treated as non-confidential and nonproprietary.

Linked Sites and Third Party Content

The Site may contain links to third party sites and their content.  Third party content and links to third party sites are provided only as a convenience.  The Association does not investigate or monitor or check for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness any third party content and links to third-party sites.  The Association is not responsible for third party content and links to third-party sites.  The inclusion of any third party materials or links is not, and shall not be construed to imply, an affiliation, sponsorship, endorsement, approval, investigation, verification, or monitoring by the Association.

If you decide to leave the Site and access any third-party site, you do so at your own risk, and you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern.  You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Site.

Endorsements

From time to time, the Association may reference other companies or third parties.  At no time is the Association endorsing or promoting a particular company or brand.  The Association is referencing the companies or third parties for informational or educational purposes only.

Disclaimers

Maintenance and unforeseen events may render the Site temporarily unavailable from time to time.  The Association assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, the Site and all user interactions with the Site.  The Association is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any data network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment or software or any failure of email due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on the Site.  The Association is also not responsible for any injury or damage to users of the Site, their computer equipment or to any other person’s computer equipment related to or resulting from participating or interacting with or downloading materials from the Site.  Under no circumstances will the Association be responsible for any loss or damage, including any loss or damage to any User Content or personal injury or death, resulting from anyone’s use of the Site, any User Content or third-party content posted on or through the Site or transmitted to users, or any interactions between users of the Site, whether online or offline.

Reference on the Site to any products, services, processes or other information, whether by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise, does not constitute or imply any endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of or any affiliation with any such item.

Limitation of Liability

EXCEPT IN JURISDICTIONS WHERE SUCH PROVISIONS ARE RESTRICTED, IN NO EVENT WILL THE ASSOCIATION OR ITS MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY OF THE SITE CONTENT OR OTHER MATERIALS ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SITE, EVEN IF THE ASSOCIATION IS AWARE OR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE ASSOCIATION’S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY MATTER, CAUSE OR CLAIM WHATSOEVER WILL IN NO CASE EXCEED $1,000.

CERTAIN FEDERAL AND STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES OR LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES.  IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

Additional Terms and Conditions

You agree that the rights, responsibilities, and obligations created by these Terms and any disputes arising out of these Terms shall be governed by, and interpreted in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to conflict of laws principles.  Any state or federal court located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, shall have exclusive jurisdiction of all disagreements and/or disputes between you and the Association.  Any action to resolve such disagreements or disputes must be brought exclusively in such courts.  You hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of these courts for the purpose of resolving such disagreements or disputes, and you waive all objections to the jurisdictions of such courts.

You hereby waive the right to trial by jury in connection with any disagreement or dispute resulting from, or in connection with, these Terms and/or any transaction between us.

You agree to indemnify and hold the Association, its subsidiaries, and affiliates, and each of their members, directors, officers, agents, contractors, partners and employees, harmless from and against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, arising out of or in connection with your User Content, any third party content you post or share on or through the Site, your use of the Site, your conduct in connection with the Site or with other users of the Site, or any violation of these Terms or of any law or the rights of any third party.

You may not assign your rights or your obligations under these Terms without the Association’s prior written consent.  These Terms shall be binding on all permitted assigns and successors.

The Association’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision in that or any other instance.