Can I Get The Necessary Legal Permissions to Map an Entire Town With a Drone?

Our caller for today, Ryan from Utah wishes to survey an entire town with a drone. Legally speaking, is this even a possibility? Can Ryan get the necessary permissions to fly over people and BVLOS if required?

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Drone Mapping Guide –

01:43 – Today’s question is about mapping an entire town with a drone 02:43 – Mapping with drones vs. Mapping from planes – which is the more affordable option if you are dealing with large tracts of land?
03:23 – The new Phase One camera allows you to shoot obliques at 150 MP!
04:34 – Can you create more detailed maps with a drone?
04:50 – Flying over people without a waiver
06:04 – How to map large swathes of land in one go
06:30 – Can Ryan legally fly this job without a waiver?
09:29 – Tips for filing a waiver
11:02 – Does the right drone make it easier for Ryan to legally fly this job? 13:10 – How can Drone U’s new PROPS program help out Ryan?

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