LAANC Launches in California & Hawaii

Manager of Client Strategy at Skyward

Commercial drone operators who fly in California and Hawaii, as well as a few spots in Nevada, Utah, and Arizona, now have a much faster way to get authorized to fly in controlled airspace. With Skyward, pilots can now access the FAA’s LAANC (Low Altitude Airspace Notification Capability) across the five states. This means that pilots with a Part 107 license can get permission to fly in regulated airspace in seconds, a huge advance over manual authorizations, which take months. Continue reading →