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Drones (How They Are Flying Safely Today)
Commercial and Recreational Uses of Drones.
Date and Time:
Thursday, October 12, 2023, starting at 19:00 Eastern Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Alfonso Cartagena
Brief Description:

UAS or Drones, whatever you call them, where are we now with the technology and the regulations? This presentation discusses how drones are used today for commercial and recreational purposes and how technology has evolved to improve safety. What does the future hold? Join us in this conversation. Also, please visit the Orlando Executive Airport FAASTeam Library web site:



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Location of Seminar:
Orlando Executive Airport (ORL)
365 Rickenbacker Dr.

Orlando, FL 32802
Directions to Venue:

From Colonial Drive turn south on Rickenbacker Dr. Continue through the Fairgreen St intersection to the end of Rickenbacker Dr. and into the parking lot. Park in any available designated spot. Walk east to the Airport Administration Building.  Enter through double doors, turn right to Conference Room.

Orlando Executive Airport (ORL)
365 Rickenbacker Dr.
Orlando, FL 32802

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Fly-in Seminar?:
30 seats at the facility, 9 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Orlando FSDO FAA Safety Team
Contact Information:
Robert Breaux
Phone: 407-644-4298
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

For additional and background information, please visit the Orlando Executive Airport (OEA) FAASTeam Library web site: https://www.fsr-inc.org/FAAST/Seminar/Notice.aspx

Thanks to our speaker Alfonso Cartagena.  Alfonso has been a pilot, commercial remote pilot, and RC hobbyist for many years. Information Technology in Electronics Manufacturing and Commercial UAS Consulting has been his focus in his professional life. With the advent of the sUAV, he has worked on integrating his knowledge and love for IT and Aviation. He now operates sUAVs commercially in Central Florida and helps Administer and Moderate UAV social media pages.

Thanks to Karen Kosciusko at the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) for use of their new Administrative Offices, to Senior FAASTeam Rep David Conrad for registration and handouts,to FAASTeam Rep and WINGSPro Eric Mason, M.D.,to Obie Young, Florida Aviation Network, a FAASTeam Industry Member, and to John Tenney, FAASTeam Service Provider.

Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
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