The Unmanned Industry is spooling up with demand growing every day. Over a recent 10 day period, Vortex UAS provided operational testing and flight services to major companies in the industries of power distribution, wind turbine inspection, land survey for construction and precision agriculture....

This past Saturday, Vortex awarded the first two Vortex Pilot Certifications to Bob Bryan (pictured above) and Josh Jones. Bob is a instrument rated Private pilot attending Lewis University on track to complete his undergraduate degree this Spring. He plans to fly sUAS for additional income and experience while he...

On Saturday, March 19th, Vortex UAS began a comprehensive week-long training event which included all three levels of Vortex Pilot training - Intro, Advanced and Professional. Leaders from several different communities participated representing the industries of Wind Farm Inspection, Agriculture Insurance and Firefighting as well...

Yesterday, I was honored to speak at the Women in Aviation Conference in Nashville. The Educational Session was titled: "Unmanned Aviation-A Viable Career Path for the Professional Pilot" "Unmanned aviation presents an amazing opportunity for professional pilots to tap into this job market for additional income or...