JANUARY SECTION MEETING

Commercial Application of Unmanned Aircraft Systems

DATE: Thursday, January 28, 2016   
PLACE : Raffel’s – 10160 Reading Road
TIME : 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. –  Social Time
  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. –  Dinner
  7:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. –  Presentation
COST $10- $15, See information in Reservations

ABOUT THE MEETING:  

Significant technology enablers have spurred the recent explosion in remotely controlled aircraft.  Commercial operations using Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) are severely restricted at the present time, but 3D Aerial Solutions and others in the industry are providing services for hire under the FAA’s ‘interim’ rules.  Rotary wing and fixed wing aircraft each have unique capabilities suitable a wide variety of applications.  This talk will survey a number of commercial applications with which 3D Aerial is involved with special emphasis on aerial imaging and spectral analysis of soil and crops for use in precision agriculture applications. Continue reading