Throughout the United States thousands of professional and would be film and television producers, directors and camera operations are taking to the skies to add more dazzling imagery to their film and television productions. The commercial use of drones in American skies is increasing daily and the FAA is responding quickly to answer the call of the public who want to fly drone commercially. Now with the help of Hollywood driving the many uses of drones in entertainment the American public in the very near future will be enjoying what drones will deliver to millions of film, concert and event goers.
The FAA, Federal Aviation Administration is responding to applications from hundreds applicants applying for a 333 Exemption that when granted would allow them to produce new and exciting footage for their next Oscar winning work.
The Entertainment Industry sectors that will use drones are;
1. Film and Television Scripted Closed Set Production
2. Television Non-Scripted Closed Set Production
3. Television News Gathering and Production
4. Private and Public Event Television
5. Amusement Park Film and Event Productions
6. Concert and Arena Swarm Entertainment
7. Entertainment Advertisement
8. Sporting Event Television Production
The F.A.A. is permitting commercial drone use in many entertainment sectors except for extremely highly populated environments such as music concerts were thousands of people could be at risk as safety of the American public and property is the FAA number one focus..
The FAA is opening up to new ideas of uses everyday so if you have an idea for a practical and safe use of drones for your commercial sector continue to follow the 333 Exemption path so that you can provide your new and exciting service to an ever waiting American audience.