Story In Focus

Monthly Archive: July 2015

Special Flight Operations Certificates –not just a paper exercise

by Greg Nuspel Applying for a Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) is a lot of work, especially the first one. We wrote four manuals when applying for ours. Perhaps because it is a lot of work, some people are tempted to believe it isn’t necessary. For example, they might think[…]

3D mapping from above

Although 3D mapping has been done for years using various methods, UAVs now offer a new economical alternative to conventional methods. This first image is a mosaic created from a fly-over with a UAV operated by Story In Focus.   It is constructed of 28 images shot from 162 feet[…]