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Drone Jobs in Canada

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Drone Jobs in Canada

Congratulations to Drone Delivery Canada on creating drone jobs in Canada! 400 lbs. of potential capability for heavy payload shipments into Indigenous and Isolated northern communities were made possibly by Drone Delivery Canada. While flying as a Bush pilot in Ft. Providence NWT myself back in 1978 I was paying $8.00 for a frozen steak from Edmonton. On a personal level, I am very happy to see what Drone Delivery Canada is potentially doing for our Northern Communities. Reducing The Cost of Medical Equipment Deliveries Obviously, this will help to help reduce the costs of Medical equipment deliveries, Medicines, and...

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BVLOS Innovation Central in Northern Quebec

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BVLOS Innovation Central in Northern Quebec

Innovation Central Canada is leading the way with Innovation Central in Aymer, Quebec, 230 km’s north of Quebec City. The Unmanned Aerial Centre of Excellence has created one of the best, if not the best test facility in Canada for BVLOS research. In consultation with Transport Canada, NavCan Canada and the Department of Defence. They have created eight new CYR’s for testing, a milestone in itself for Airspace control. BVLOS is the future of our Drone industry in Canada. As the article states “as soon as you go behind a building with a Drone you are now in a BVLOS situation...

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The UAS Exam and Drone Pilot Certification Transport Canada is Coming

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The UAS Exam and Drone Pilot Certification Transport Canada is Coming

For those interested in the UAS Exam and Pilot Certification Transport Canada this info was taken from The Transport Canada Website for the Upcoming Transport Canada Knowledge Test and Pilot Permit:   “Under the proposed rules, pilots of very small drones or small drones for limited operations will have to pass an online examination to ensure they have enough knowledge to operate safely.   Pilots who intend to fly in the complex operations category — which includes flying in urban areas or within controlled airspace or close to airports — will need to pass a written knowledge test to get...

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Global Survey On Drone Operations

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Global Survey On Drone Operations

We are pleased to share the Global Drone Survey posted by our friend Mr.Peter van Blyenburgh of UVS, Paris, France. As always, great information on a Global Perspective.This worldwide survey on drone operations was kicked off in 8 languages in July 2017. Thank you, Peter, for allowing the share! https://dronebusiness.center/peter-van-blyenburgh-future-uas-regulations-13213/ If you are looking for more information on Transport Canada drone training, contact the Canadian Drone Institute to learn more.

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Transport Canada “Proposed Rules for Drones in Canada”

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Transport Canada “Proposed Rules for Drones in Canada”

Transport Canada Proposed Drone Rules in Canada taken from the Transport Canada Website. BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Site) is being studied by Transport Canada in conjunction with the Private sector and Unmanned Systems Canada, a great organization, by the way, to move the UAS industry forward from the current VLOS (Visual Line of Sight) regulatory regulations. That is where your jobs will come from in 2019. Companies that require a BVLOS environment are Pipeline, Energy Systems, Mining etc., who currently do not participate in any great extent in a VLOS environment. Students and Companies will benefit from BVLOS. Stay...

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