REVISED and UPDATED with the new rules including Remote ID and Night Operations, a new FAA sample test, larger print so it’s easier to read. The objective of this textbook is to prepare the student for the FAA Remote Pilot Certification (Part §107) exam, by providing an understanding of the areas of study listed in section §107.73, the FAA Remote Pilot Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Airman Certification Standards, and the Remote Pilot Knowledge Test Guide. The course includes key sections on reading charts, understanding weather, aeronautical decision making and UAS inspection and maintenance, along with a large amount of resource study materials.
This revised and updated version covers the new changes for night operation, operation over people and remote ID.
A video presentation of this material is available at TheDroneProfessor.com. This edition includes new material based on feedback from our students who have passed the FAA exam. My students passing the FAA exam average 88% (70% is passing).