Episode 54: Amazon Prime Delivery FAA Approval, DJI Concerns, New FLIR Products with Randall Warnas


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This week on the InterDrone Podcast we sat down with Randall Warnas, the Global sUAS Segment Leader at FLIR. FLIR designs and develops technology solutions to enhance perception and awareness for drones and other systems. We spoke about Amazon winning FAA regulatory approval for its Prime Air drone delivery fleet through the current Part 135 framework, the Pentagon releasing 5 approved drones for federal government use, and much more. Articles from the podcast: 1. Amazon wins FAA approval for Prime Air drone delivery fleet - https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/31/amazon-prime-now-drone-delivery-fleet-gets-faa-approval.html 2. Pentagon Releases List of 5 Government Approved Drones, Culmination of 18 Months of Research and Testing - https://uavcoach.com/diu-approved-drones/ 3. Airline pilots are worried about their jobs. So some are learning to fly drones - https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/23/business/drone-pilots-gig-economy/index.html Speakers: Randall Warnas https://www.linkedin.com/in/randall-warnas-87398b122/ CJ Smith https://www.linkedin.com/in/gcsmithv/ Mike Pehel https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelpehel/ Subscribe to the weekly InterDrone newsletter and received commercial drone industry news delivered to your inbox: https://interdrone.com/newsletters/

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