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NAV CANADA’s NAV Drone app now available

NAV CANADA’s new drone flight authorization app is now available on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Safely and legally request permission to fly your drone in NAV CANADA controlled airspace, all from the palm of your hand. A web version of NAV Drone is also available on navcanada.ca.

NAV Drone replaces NAV CANADA’s current online Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) Flight Authorization Request Form and authorization process, which will be available until June 8, 2021. The online form will not approve new RPAS flight authorization requests for flights scheduled past July 1, 2021. Beginning on June 9, all RPAS flight authorization requests must be made with NAV Drone’s mobile or web application.

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SṈIDȻEȽ Drone Survey

PacificUAV will be conducting a drone survey at SṈIDȻEȽ on May 25th (weather permitting).

The imagery will support monitoring of ongoing aquatic and terrestrial restoration work, from a simple tracking of the shell hash deployment to identifying the development of mussels, barnacles, shellfish, land and water plants and algae. 

In addition to monitoring the restoration work, the digital image data can be shared and used for all sorts of purposes such as school projects or academic studies. 

For more information visit https://seachangesociety.com/

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Coming Soon! NAV CANADA’s new drone flight authorization tool

Some news today from NAV CANADA on their new drone flight authorization tool. Here’s an excerpt:

NAV CANADA is excited to announce that this spring, you will be able to submit drone flight authorization requests from a mobile device. NAV Drone, a new mobile and web application from NAV CANADA, will help you fly your drone safely and legally in Canada’s controlled airspace.

NAV Drone will be available free of charge on the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. A web version of NAV Drone will also be available on navcanada.ca, which will replace NAV CANADA’s current online Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) Flight Authorization Request Form and authorization process.

Click on the link below for the complete update: https://mailchi.mp/6e633ffaccea/nav-canadas-new-drone-flight-authorization-tool-no[…]canada-pour-lautorisation-de-vol-de-drones-5422310?e=cb9d56ae0c9:40

Here’s a short video talking about NAV Drone: