The Coastal Drone Podcast
13: Episode 14 – Weekly Zoom – Matt Matthews from Blackhawk Aeronautical Inc.
This week, in a videocast from our weekly zoom held on Coastal Drone Pro Monthly, we interview Mat Matthews from Blackhawk Aeronautical Inc. of Edmonton, about how he was hired and successfully executed live drone footage covering the Edmonton Police Services funeral...
Episode 13 – Accidents & Emergencies
We're back! In this episode, Finn and I talk about some emergency scenarios, lessons learned, and the importance of a Safety Management System.
12: EP12 – TC Advanced Exam Questions, Operations over People
This episode comes from the editing room floor, we shot this, edited it, and then forgot to publish it! In this episode, Ian & Finn discuss the Advanced Pilot online exam, register a parachute for operations-over-people, and chat about current events.
Episode 11 – Jan 6, 2022 – CES Highlights, A new Pro Drone Contender, and Flight Reviews Indoors?
January 6, 2022 - Weekly News, Highlights from CES 2022, Top Questions, and upcoming content preview. WEEKLY NEWS LINKS Large Order of Agricultural drones:...
2: Episode 10 – What it takes to start up a drone program.
There are countless examples of efficiencies that can be realized when a company decides to run their own drone program. In many cases, the demand for flying is just so specific or frequent, that it only makes sense for a company to do it themselves. Having said that,...
Drone Program Startup – A Cost Benefit Analysis
No matter what the size or complexity of your drone operation, there are certain considerations that every operator should be aware of to decide if an internal company drone program makes sense, or if that is something that would be better outsourced to a third party.
1: Episode 9 – Buying a Used Mavic 2 Pro and other Drones in 2021
The new Mavic is right around the corner, but is it the best option for a new drone pilot? Buying a new Mavic 2 is nigh impossible these days. What are some considerations to cover when shopping for a used drone? Join Ian and Mark as they discuss some options and...
8: Episode 8 – How to earn money as a new drone pilot.
Going from pilot certification to professional With Keaton Lawlor of Edgestone Media. Visit https://www.coastaldrone.co
7: Episode 7 – Starting Your Own Drone Company
In episode 7, Coastal Drone's president Alec Wilson sits down (virtually) with Ali Miri, the Co-Founder & CEO of UAViation to discuss the process of starting a successful drone company. The two industry experts also discuss their thoughts on the future of the...
6: Episode 6 – Tips and Pet Peeves from Flight Reviewers
Kate and Ops Manager Vince discuss the good, the bad and the ugly they've seen in flight reviews. This is a great listen for anyone preparing for their own review!