FAA Grants ERM Authorization to Fly sUAS in Class D Airspace

ERM LLC received airspace authorization 2017-P107-ESA-4491 from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today.  The authorization allows ERM to operate small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) up to 200 feet AGL within a radius of up to 3 nautical miles from the Bluegrass Materials Frederick quarry.  This area of authorized operation is entirely within KFDK Class D airspace.  ERM applied for the authorization on March 2, 2017 and is effective from May 18, 2017 to November 30, 2017.   Continue reading