Certified Remote Pilot Association of American (CRPAA) Website FAQ
Please review our FAQs below. If you have additional questions that are not answered below, feel free to reach out to us via our Contact Us page.
Yes. If you are involved in a flight accident, you must follow FAA guidelines and report it to CRPAA. If an investigation by the FAA determines negligence and your certification is revoked, you may also lose membership in CRPAA. Each case will be reviewed on an individual basis. No membership fee refunds will be given for loss of membership due to revoke of certifications.
Memberships are effective for one year from the date of acceptance.
To enjoy the full benefits of membership, yes. Full members have access to the free downloads, member directory, blogs, videos, webinars and training sessions, job postings, private forums and more.
If you plan to sit for certification testing within the next 90 days, you can join the Pathway to Certification Program that offers limited membership benefits with access to both the blog and video training series.
As the world of unmanned aerial systems becomes more popular with novice flyers, you’ve already taken the step (or are considering testing for) your Part 107 certification through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). You’ve set yourself apart from the pack as a serious professional. Join the ONLY professional organization in the United States specifically for Part 107 certified remote pilots!
As a full member, you will have access to the membership directory and private forums, the site blog, and acclaimed video series. You will also have access to free upcoming webinars, training sessions and downloads that you can implement into your best business practices immediately.
We will devote a portion of our marketing budget to community outreach and training programs, not just for drone pilots, but for consumers who are looking to hire professional drone pilots. We will educate them on the advantages of using drones, and then provide a consumer-based end of the website where they can search and hire CRPAA members.
Have you ever been out flying – doing your due diligence to abide by the rules and regulations, but were in a scenario where those regulations just didn’t seem to fit and you wanted to tell the FAA how it could be better? Well now’s your chance with our Let Your Voice Be Heard message box. We will collect and review ALL messages/suggestions/ideas and present them to the FAA in an orderly fashion on behalf of professional UAV pilots.