NASPO Coming! Latest News

NASPO Coming!

February 16th, 2020 / Admin_AO

Michael Baker, International, a global engineering firm was recently awarded a 50 state NASPO contract that allows local and state agencies access to AO Flight UAS support through this contract vehicle. The Master Contract Vehicle has been approved and is … Read More »

ISR Support for IDIS Latest News

ISR Support for IDIS

December 16th, 2019 / Admin_AO

AO Flight just completed a very intense four days of ISR support for our great friends at IDIS Corp. The flights included both day and night operations using our EO/IR MkII camera in support of helicopter insertions/extractions, jump operations and … Read More »

Ft. Hood Impact Area Flying Latest News

Ft. Hood Impact Area Flying

November 11th, 2019 / Admin_AO

On Tuesday, the 5th of November, the AO Flight team flew two demonstration flights for the Natural Resources Management Branch at Ft. Hood, Texas during the morning Range down time. The two flights were flown from OP Phantom into PD94, … Read More »

Nationally Accredited! Latest News

Nationally Accredited!

May 2nd, 2018 / Admin_AO

COLLEGE STATION, TX – 26 April, 2018 AO Flight Applications, LLC has received credentialing through the National Unmanned Aircraft Systems Credentialing Program (NUASCP), a program developed by the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) and the Lone Star UAS Center … Read More »

City of Georgetown Support Latest News

City of Georgetown Support

February 3rd, 2018 / Admin_AO

  AO Flight is in the final stages of securing an agreement to provide support operations for the City of Georgetown Emergency Services Management division using our highly capable SkyRanger™ quad-copter units and our completely self contained Flight Operations Support … Read More »

Another Factory Trained Pilot! Latest NewsLatest News

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 Latest NewsLatest News

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. (  Come join us and visit the largest unmanned conference of it’s type in the world.

AO Flight attends mini-conference with TEES Latest News

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. ( Skip Tackett, the CEO and Chief Pilot of … Read More »

New EO/IR MkII Imaging Payload Latest News

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) Latest News

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 Latest News

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! Latest News

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! Latest News

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 »