David Heffernan, Michael Klein and Jennifer Urban discuss how drones could revolutionize the way water and sewer systems operate and the legal restrictions that accompany this new practice in the PA Section —American Water Works Association Newsletter. "Drones: the Sky is No Longer a Limit for Water and Sewer Systems," was picked up by multiple publications including, Water Utility Council of PA's Government Relations Update.
The team stresses the importance of understanding commercial regulation when utilizing drones. In order to pilot a drone, the operator must hold a Remote Pilot Airman Certificate and pass a Transportation Security Administration background check.
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