Drone Pilot Captures Awe-Inspiring Volcano Eruption

Drone Pilot Captures Awe-Inspiring Volcano Eruption

As one of the original drone service providers in Texas, Global Video has flown several natural disasters and weather events. From capturing the wreckage after a tornado for local TV news outlets to documenting extensive flood damage for municipalities in the DFW...
Researchers Create Eco-Friendly Drones Made of Plant Fibers

Researchers Create Eco-Friendly Drones Made of Plant Fibers

Drones already have tremendous potential to help reduce carbon emissions by replacing cars and trucks to deliver small packages or emergency supplies. Now, a team of researchers in Malaysia are exploring ways to make small UAS even more eco-friendly by building drones...
Why Every Drone Operator Needs an SOP

Why Every Drone Operator Needs an SOP

When it comes to drone operations, learning to fly a drone with both skill and confidence is only part of the equation. Equally important is developing a detailed procedural checklist that can help reduce risk and prioritize safe operations for every flight. The...
Using Drones to Improve Sod Growth

Using Drones to Improve Sod Growth

The drone industry is revolutionizing sod management, helping growers make smarter decisions using multispectral imagery. The latest drone platforms are capable of carrying multispectral sensors, which can capture images that reveal key information about plant health,...
FAA Focusing on BVLOS Near Term

FAA Focusing on BVLOS Near Term

Following its much anticipated announcement of new rules concerning Remote ID and operations over people, the Federal Aviation Administration will be focusing on permissions for drone flights beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS), according to FAA Executive Director Jay...
New FAA Rules Support Drone Industry

New FAA Rules Support Drone Industry

When Global Video first began offering drone services in 2014, the relationship between drone pilots and FAA regulators was cautious at best, and contentious at worst. Drones for personal and commercial use were brand new—Global Video was one of the very first drone...