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Commercial Drones FM

By Ian Smith: Drone Industry Pioneer, Helicopter Pilot

The commercial drone industry is projected to be worth more than $20 billion in the next 10 years. Commercial Drones FM is the podcast for the drone industry. Your host, Ian Smith—a helicopter pilot and international drone operator—guides you in discovering the people who power the drone industry, the concepts that drive it, and the global industries who already use drones in their businesses today.

  1. 1.
    #081 - 2018 Drone Market Trends And Analysis with Colin Snow10/25/2018
    40:55
  2. 2.
    #080 - senseFly's Newest Drones - eBee X and ANAFI Work09/20/2018
    34:55
  3. 3.
    #079 - Expedition: Too Hot For Snot08/29/2018
    27:27
  4. 4.
    #078 - Kittyhawk, Round 2: $5M Funding For Drone Operations08/17/2018
    34:55
  5. 5.
    #077 - A Drone Industry Perspective from Drone Radio Show08/02/2018
    47:08
  6. 6.
    #076 - Drone Services with DroneBase CEO, Dan Burton07/19/2018
    43:51
  7. 7.
    #075 - Drone Industry Review: Q2 201807/06/2018
    22:05
  8. 8.
    #074 - Drone Inspection Software with Ken Falk06/21/2018
    24:13
  1. 9.
    #073 - All About Drones from The Drawing Board06/07/2018
    28:41
  2. 10.
    #072 - Why Ford Is Building Drones with Adi Singh05/24/2018
    40:51
  3. 11.
    #071 - Security Drones with Jack Wu, CEO of Nightingale Security05/10/2018
    29:51
  4. 12.
    #070 - Fully Autonomous Drones with Adam Bry, CEO of Skydio04/26/2018
    44:58
  5. 13.
    #069 - Drone Industry Review: Q1 201804/12/2018
    24:08
  6. 14.
    #068 - DJI's New Payload SDK with DJI, FLIR, and SLANTRANGE03/28/2018
    53:20
  7. 15.
    #067 - The "Just Drone" Problem with Michael Cohen03/15/2018
    27:59
  8. 16.
    #066 - Drones In A Box with Percepto's Dor Abuhasira03/01/2018
    33:16
  9. 17.
    #065 - Drone Solution Selling with Topcon's Dave Henderson02/15/2018
    20:23
  10. 18.
    #064 - AUVSI's Role In The Drone Industry with Brian Wynne02/01/2018
    28:59
  11. 19.
    #063 - Drone Industry Review: Q4 201701/18/2018
    15:36
  12. 20.
    #062 - FAA UAS Integration with Major General Hoot Gibson01/04/2018
    31:02
  13. 21.
    #061 - An Exclusive Conversation With DJI On Drone Data Security12/21/2017
    43:48
  14. 22.
    #060 - 2017 Drone Market Trends And Analysis with Colin Snow12/07/2017
    37:56
  15. 23.
    #059 - Drone Inspections for Enterprise with James Harrison11/25/2017
    38:01
  16. 24.
    #058 - Intel's Drone Ecosystem with Anil Nanduri11/08/2017
    39:08
  17. 25.
    #057 - Airbus Aerial with Jesse Kallman10/27/2017
    33:36
  18. 26.
    #056 - Drone Industry Review: Q3 201710/12/2017
    22:16
  19. 27.
    #055 - Tethered Drones with AeroMana09/28/2017
    30:52
  20. 28.
    #054 - Aerial Drone Cinematography with Brian Streem09/14/2017
    35:58
  21. 29.
    #053 - Drones In Construction with Todd Wynne08/31/2017
    28:56
  22. 30.
    #052 - Cisco's Drone Program with Biren Gandhi08/17/2017
    28:27
  23. 31.
    #051 - How To Get One Million Dollars For Your Drone Startup Idea08/03/2017
    26:00
  24. 32.
    #050 - Oil And Gas Inspection Drones with Cyberhawk's Chris Fleming07/20/2017
    38:44
  25. 33.
    #049 - Drone Industry Review: Q2 201707/06/2017
    21:10
  26. 34.
    #048 - What's The Value Of The Drone Industry? with PwC and XYZ Kingfisher APS06/22/2017
    28:00
  27. 35.
    #047 - Virginia Is For Unmanned Systems Lovers with Karen Jackson06/08/2017
    23:35
  28. 36.
    #046 - Drones In Energy & Utilities with Mitch Droz05/25/2017
    33:04
  29. 37.
    #045 - 3D Robotics with Daniel McKinnon05/18/2017
    31:52
  30. 38.
    #044 - Drone Swarms For Sustainable Forestry with DroneSeed05/04/2017
    29:55
  31. 39.
    #043 - Drone Operational Standards Are Your Friend with Harrison Wolf04/20/2017
    31:46
  32. 40.
    #042 - Drone Industry Review: Q1 201704/13/2017
    20:51
  33. 41.
    #041 - Bringing Advanced Computer Vision To Industrial Drones with Alex Harmsen03/30/2017
    34:55
  34. 42.
    #040 - Drones Falling Out Of The Sky with Forbes' Ryan Mac03/22/2017
    34:45
  35. 43.
    #039 - Thirteen Years in Drones and Beyond with Gretchen West03/09/2017
    48:43
  36. 44.
    #038 - Overview of the DJI Matrice 200 Drone Platform02/28/2017
    28:46
  37. 45.
    #037 - Drones At Scale with Airware's Buddy Michini02/23/2017
    45:21
  38. 46.
    #036 - Improving Cell Tower Inspection By Using Drones with AT&T's Art Pregler02/16/2017
    32:51
  39. 47.
    #035 - A Drone Can Literally Kill You—But Also Save Your Life with PrecisionHawk's Thomas Haun02/09/2017
    39:20
  40. 48.
    #034 - Who Truly Owns the Airspace and Why Can't I Shoot Down Drones? with Drone Law Today's Steve Hogan02/02/2017
    47:07
  41. 49.
    #033 - Is The Drone Industry In a Decline? Lily's Downfall, Parrot's Layoffs, & The Latest Drone Industry News with Recode's April Glaser01/25/2017
    55:28
  42. 50.
    #032 - Drones For: Good, Search and Rescue, and Enterprise with DJI's Romeo Durscher01/19/2017
    1:07:24
  43. 51.
    #031 - The U.S. Department of the Interior: 500 Million Acres & 1,200 Aircraft (Drones Included) with Mark Bathrick01/11/2017
    47:31
  44. 52.
    #030 - LiDAR Drones: What Is LiDAR and Why Do I Need It? with Harris Wang01/06/2017
    27:41
  45. 53.
    #029 - How To Conduct High Precision Drone Surveys: What To Use and Tips On Improving with Mark Blacklin12/28/2016
    28:51
  46. 54.
    #028 - How NOAA Spends A $5 Million Drone Budget with Robbie Hood12/22/2016
    35:50
  47. 55.
    #027 - Raising $20 Million and Creating the World's Largest Drone Data Platform with Mike Winn12/15/2016
    46:51
  48. 56.
    #026 - How A Global Enterprise Adopts Drones with Bechtel's Nate Fuller12/08/2016
    30:18
  49. 57.
    #025 - Analyzing the Growing Drone Industry with Colin Snow12/01/2016
    51:57
  50. 58.
    #024 - How to Monetize Your Drone in 30 Minutes with Derek Waleko11/23/2016
    31:36
  51. 59.
    #023 - Drones in Agriculture: How They're Really Being Used with Norm Lamothe11/17/2016
    26:13
  52. 60.
    #022 - Drone Intelligence, Insight, and Peace of Mind with Joshua Ziering11/11/2016
    34:21
  53. 61.
    #021 - De-droning Your Skies with Sebastian Blum11/04/2016
    34:50
  54. 62.
    #020 - Drone Compliance is Serious For Business with Eric Kubicka10/27/2016
    25:56
  55. 63.
    #019 - Breaking Down the Crash of 3D Robotics with Forbes' Ryan Mac10/20/2016
    37:40
  56. 64.
    #018 - Drones in Mining with Emmanuel de Maistre10/12/2016
    27:04
  57. 65.
    #017 - Inside Drone News with Austin Smith10/06/2016
    34:53
  58. 66.
    #016 - The DJI Mavic Pro: A Viable Commercial Drone Platform09/27/2016
    20:33
  59. 67.
    #015 - GoPro vs. DJI: Who's Goliath?09/21/2016
    20:19
  60. 68.
    #014 - A Bitcoin-based Drone Delivery Network and the Hover Drone App with Dan Held09/16/2016
    36:18
  61. 69.
    #013 - Making Maps with Drones: An Overview09/07/2016
    20:17
  62. 70.
    #012 - Fixed-Wing, BVLOS Drones for Industry with Benjamin Benharrosh08/31/2016
    37:26
  63. 71.
    #011 - Drone Remote Sensing for Crop Insurance with Cassidy Rankine08/24/2016
    30:51
  64. 72.
    #010 - Constructing a National Drone Operator Network with Andrew Dennison08/19/2016
    32:36
  65. 73.
    #009 - Solving the Automated Drone Workflow Challenge with Lucas Van Oostrum08/11/2016
    37:15
  66. 74.
    #008 - Drones for Whale Snot, Education, and... Women? with Sally French, The Drone Girl08/02/2016
    23:52
  67. 75.
    #007 - Dissecting Drone Industry News with Ben Popper of The Verge07/28/2016
    40:12
  68. 76.
    #006 - FAA Part 107 Test Prep and Study Guide for Drone Pilots07/24/2016
    37:25
  69. 77.
    #005 - Making Drone Software with Nicholas Pilkington07/20/2016
    24:57
  70. 78.
    #004 - Solar Powered Drones & Esri GIS with Devon Humphrey07/14/2016
    37:08
  71. 79.
    #003 - How To Get a FAA 'Get Out of Jail Free' Card07/10/2016
    14:32
  72. 80.
    #002 - Drone Venture Capital with Kevin Spain07/06/2016
    36:17
  73. 81.
    #001 - The First Episode06/21/2016
    15:24

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