Another Factory Trained Pilot!

May 9th, 2017 / Admin_AO

Carl David, one of our founding members has just completed the Aeryon pilot course in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and is now a certified factory trained remote pilot.  Carl will now take the test to obtain his FAA Remote PIC license.  … Read More »

AO Flight to Attend AUVSI’s Xponential

May 9th, 2017 / Admin_AO

The staff of AO Flight will be attending the Xponential conference in Dallas, Texas. (http://www.xponential.org/xponential2017/public/enter.aspx)  Come join us and visit the largest unmanned conference of it’s type in the world.

AO Flight attends mini-conference with TEES

May 9th, 2017 / Admin_AO

On Wednesday, May 3rd, AO Flight attended a mini-conference at the request of Dr, Mladen Kezunovic, the Director of of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and his SmartGrid staff. (http://tees.tamu.edu/) Skip Tackett, the CEO and Chief Pilot of … Read More »

New EO/IR MkII Imaging Payload

January 30th, 2017 / Admin_AO

AO Flight has recently upgraded one of our primary workhorse cameras to the brand new Aeryon Labs SR-EO/IR MkII imaging payload with Vector advanced video processing.  Vector is a high-performance embedded computing platform that is dedicated to real-time advanced video … Read More »

Texas Power and Energy Conference (TPEC)

January 30th, 2017 / Admin_AO

Jim Ledford, one of our sUAS PIC’s and Data Acquistion and Processing Specialists will be attending the Texas Power and Energy Conference in College Station, Texas on February 9th and 10th.  The TPEC Conference focuses on areas of electric power … Read More »

Helicopter Support Mission

October 9th, 2016 / Admin_AO

  On the 9th of October, AO Flight flew a very complex support mission for an aerial live fire gunnery range involving a helicopter. Utility Aviation, Inc. of Ft. Collins, CO and G&T Outfitters of Belton, TX executed their first … Read More »

FAA Approval to Operate!

August 29th, 2016 / Admin_AO

After waiting on the FAA almost 8 months, AO Flight is finally legally authorized to go to work! Skip, our Chief Pilot has his approved temporary FAA Remote Pilot license and we can now fly our SkyRanger™ for Commercial Operations. … Read More »

Factory Trained and Ready!

January 27th, 2016 / Admin_AO

Our factory flight training certification at the Aeryon facility in Waterloo, Ontario is complete and AO Flight Applications has its first two factory trained and certified remote pilots – Brick Brown and Skip Tackett. The final flight period was a … Read More »