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Drones 101- Ups and Down / RDG Aviation Career Fair
Recreational Flyer vs Commercial, UAS Registration, Airspace, and Collision Avoidance
Date and Time:
Saturday, October 21, 2023, starting at 14:30 Eastern Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Zackary Tempesco: FAASTeam DronePro
Brief Description:

Drones have transformed industries and have made it on the wishlists of millions.By now, everyone has heard of drones or UAS or UAV......but not everyone is aware of the requirements surrounding their use.

We will take you from novice to informed during our time together. Specific topics to be discussed include FAA rules concerning UAS registration, recreational use vs commercial use, airspace, collision avoidance and other safety factors.

All are welcome to attend please see Additional Information for the schedule of events for this years 2nd Annual RDG Career Fair and Festival !!! 

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Location of Seminar:
Reading Regional Airport Terminal
2501 Bernville Rd

Reading, PA 19605
Directions to Venue:

Event hosted in the Reading Regional Airport Terminal Departures/Boarding Lounge. Park at the main terminal parking area, proceed through the main doors and follow signs to Boarding Lounge.

Seminar held during RDG Aviation Career Fair! Follow signs to Seminars!


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Fly-in Seminar?:
75 seats at the facility, 57 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
FAA Safety Team
Contact Information:
Zackary Tempesco
Phone: 6105873567
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

 The Second Annual RDG Aviation Career Fair will be held on Saturday October 21st 2023, in the RDG Terminal Building. We’re also adding some festival elements to this year’s Event! THIS EVENT IS FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

The 2023 Event will have the following agenda:

· Military and Civilian Aircraft Displays (09:00 AM – 4:30 PM)

· Aviation Career Fair (9:00 AM – 2:00PM)

· Aviation Seminars (9:00 AM – 3:30 PM):

9:00am – 10:00am Public Benefit Flying
10:00am – 10:30am Is Air Traffic Control for you?
10:30am – 11:30am You Can Be a Pilot: Great Experiences, Great Adventures
1:00pm – 2:00pm Airline Pilot Career Considerations
2:00pm – 2:30pm Career Opportunities as an Aviation Maintenance Technician
2:30pm – 3:30pm Drones 101: Ups and Downs of the New Technology

· Military Flyovers (throughout the day)

· Food and Beverages (throughout the day)

· Live Music – Brass Pocket Band (12:00 PM – 4:00 PM)

Event hosted in the Reading Regional Airport Terminal. Park at the main terminal parking area, proceed through the main doors and follow signs to Boarding Lounge.

Seminars held during RDG Aviation Festival and Career Fair! Follow signs to Seminars!



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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FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
National Drone Safety Awareness Week Activity
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