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New Drone Pilot Training Program Builds Skills for the Renewable Energy Industry

The new “Drone Pilot Boot Camp + FAA Part 107 Exam Prep” is a collaboration between three companies: HeatSpring, Little Arms, and Unmanned Experts. They’ve built this unmanned aircract commercial operations course especially for engineering, construction and renewable energy firms.

Keven Gambold is the instructor. Formerly a combat pilot for the British Royal Air Force, Keven has spent the past eight years developing training programs for drone pilots with Unmanned Experts.

Logging flight time is critical for a great course. Little Arms is the software firm behind the top-rated Zephyr drone simulation software. Zephyr works across any platform and has a built-in LMS that allows Keven to review student progress and coach each individual student on their flying. Flying the Zephyr simulations with Keven’s oversight is an incredible way to build skills quickly and efficiently.

Kyle Bishop, CEO at Little Arms says, “We’re proud to announce our new partnership with HeatSpring and Unmanned Experts. The UAS industry is a constantly changing place, establishing effective and standardized training is a great way to help drive the industry forward as a whole.”

HeatSpring brings twelve years of technical online education and a deep understanding of what the market expects from a great course. They’ve spent two years designing this course and finding the right partnerships to make it happen.

“We looked at more than a dozen drone flight simulators and Zephyr was the clear winner for us,” according to Brian Hayden, co-founder at HeatSpring. “It’s built for a training environment and able to work on any machine.”

The course is great for anybody who wants to become a drone pilot, but the primary aim of the course is to unlock new opportunities for engineering, construction, and renewable energy firms. Drones are a powerful and relatively inexpensive way to increase revenue and lower costs on projects big and small.

The next course begins in April 2020 – students who enroll get immediate access to their Zephyr software program. Students who enroll in this session also receive a free FlySky FS-i6S Transmitter.

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ADS – LAUNCHES THE UK’s FIRST FULLY INTEGRATED UAV SOLUTIONS BUSINESS

AIR DATA SYSTEMS LAUNCHES THE UK’s FIRST FULLY INTEGRATED UAV SOLUTIONS BUSINESS, AS THE INDUSTRY IS FORECASTED TO ADD £42 BILLION TO UK GDP BY 2030.

Leeds based: Air Data Systems today announced the operational launch of an ambitious and exciting fully integrated UAV service offering to tap into the forecasted £42bn pound UAV industry growth over the next 10 years. This milestone is a major move for ADS on its mission to become a market leader in integrated UAV services.

Mark, Managing Director at ADS. “ The whole team at ADS are extremely excited about the future of the UAV industry and the rapid rate in which business are adopting the technology to improve efficiencies and achieve substantial cost savings.

“UAV’s have huge potential and the ability to provide powerful new perspectives for businesses across a range of industries, delivering both productivity benefits and increased value from the data they can collect.
“We feel that the UK can follow the footsteps of other pioneering countries and be at the leading edge of exploiting this emerging technology.

This news comes in the wake of many recent initiatives and accomplishments of the company, including:

• Successfully launching the ADS training academy
• Making several high profile key appointments to the ADS leadership team
• Acquiring several major new contracts for commercial operations as a chosen
UAV partner

“We are now looking forward to the rapid growth of the business and providing a Centre of excellence for the whole of the UAV industry”

To learn more about Air Data Systems click here – https://www.airdatasys.com/ads-launch