Hobby vs. Commercial Operations
Wondering the main differences between hobby (Part 101) versus commercial (Part 107) operations? This short course by Vic Moss will make it clear to you whether you need to get a Part 107 drone license or not.
If I have my 107 drone license, can I still fly as a hobbyist when not flying as a commercial pilot?
When giving a presentation to a group of Realtors, what legal issues should I discuss as it relates to commercial versus hobby pilots?
Is it OK to take my custom built drone to a hobby shop so it can be certified by a third party for insurance?
Can the FAA Fine a Hobbyist Pilot?
Interview with John Taylor regarding the FAA's Part 48 drone registration for hobbyists being thrown out in court
Can hobbyist drone pilots fly in National Forests Areas?
Can I monetize YouTube videos recorded while I was still hobbyist?
Are There Any Serious Repercussions for Hobby Pilots Who Fly Without FAA's Permission?
Revoking Section 336 - Analyzing the impact on hobby flying
Prompted by the need to increase safety of national airspace, Section 336 was recently repealed by the US House of representatives. 398 voted for passage of bill whereas 23 did not. Understandably this caused quite a stir among hobby pilots and industry...
Recommended Airspace Services App for Hobbyists Pilots
Before you fly you should always double check your location in respect to airports and airspace. If you are more of a hobbyist pilot then we recommend this app from Airmap.com.
Drone Pilot Field Kit
This "kit" is an important & helpful "tool" for any serious drone pilot as it contains documents best suited for handling questions & concerns raised by others not familiar with drone legalities. You should keep a copy of this on you at all times...
Drone Advocacy Kit
This kit is here to help ensure you are flying your drone legally. It will deepen your understanding of what rules belong to the FAA and what belongs to the federal government, as well as what political subdivisions can (and can't ) do when it comes to...