Are you required to be licensed by the FAA to fly a drone/UAS for commercial purposes, ie. drone photography and video?
Yes, reference FAA regulations pertaining to UAS under Title 14 of the Federal Regulations Part 107.
What is a commercial use of UAS?
Any commercial use in connection with a business, including:
Is HoverUp Imagery authorized by the FAA to operate drones ?
Yes, HoverUp Imagery LLC flight operations are conducted by a FAA licensed Remote Pilot, all drones are registered with the FAA.
Does HoverUp Imagery carry insurance?
Yes, insured by Transport Risk Management Inc., $1 million liability policy
Are there any limitations on where and when a drone flight can be completed?
Yes, each flight has to be researched to determine suitability for a safe and effective flight. Some areas that could prevent a flight to be completed.
What are the UAS, drone, FAA operating rules?
Although the regulations extensive below you find some of the main highlights.