Rockledge, FL October 07, 2015 EMMU LLC (EMMU), an aerial imaging solutions company, has been granted a Section 333 Exemption and a Certificate of Authorization (COA) for commercial Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) operations throughout the United States by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
The Section 333 Exemption approval provides operators safe and legal entry into the National Airspace System. The Certificate of Authorization provides clearance by the FAA and the Department of Transportation to a public operator for specific UAS activities. This Exemption and related COA allow EMMU to operate its commercial Unmanned Aerial Systems for a variety of high level aerial data collection services including videography, photography, mapping, inspections and construction project assessment. EMMU provides these UAS services to a multitude of business sectors including real estate, construction and land development; utility and critical infrastructure; energy, mining and natural resources; and agriculture enterprises.
EMMU developed their skills through extensive operational aerial photography, remote sensing and UAS surveillance work with the military and government agencies. EMMU is one of the few firms in the United States to meet the stringent requirements of the Section 333 Exemption and receive a COA granted by the FAA to conduct nationwide commercial UAS Aerial Imaging Operations.
Dave Crago, EMMU Founder and Managing Partner states, "We are excited to be among the companies to receive an Exemption from the FAA to allow for the commercial operation of UAS platforms in the United States. I have a thorough understanding of what it means to be at the forefront of professional UAS implementation. Our Team has decades of experience in the aviation and technology sectors -- our unique skillsets provide the discriminating client confidence in making sound decisions for their businesses. We embrace the ownership of this new responsibility and are setting the benchmark for safely executing UAS operations in a way that will benefit our clients and the industry as a whole – now and in the future."
EMMU is dedicated to providing the safest and most complete solutions for aerial imaging and related projects nationwide.