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Stephen Mann
Drones Specialist
Owner of Treetop Academy for Drone Flight Training
steve@mmdv.com
About Stephen
Stephen Mann, owner of Treetop Academy for Drone Flight Training, is an FAA certified Commercial pilot with instrument and flight instructor ratings. Also he is a photographer and videographer who has built and flown custom multirotor aircraft for three years.

All posts by Stephen
Like It or Not, Drone Licensing Is Coming
August 21, 2015 · Drone licensing is going to happen. Just look at all the hysteria that surrounds every drone sighting. That's why drone hobbyists need to get ahead of the game and propose reasonable licensing now before politicians force unreasonable licensing terms on us.
Why More Drone Regulation is the Wrong Approach
June 30, 2015 · "Dangerous" and "invasion of privacy" concerns over small UAVs are ridiculous, driven by paranoia borne of ignorance.
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