Category Archives: Unmanned Aircraft Systems

ERM Adds New Logo to Depict UAS Services

Explosives Risk Managers LLC (ERM) added another logo to depict its unmanned aircraft system (UAS) services.  The logo conveys ERM’s use of rotocopters and...

FAA Grants ERM Exemption #11481 Under Section 333

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted Explosives Risk Managers LLC (ERM) exemption #11481 today allowing ERM to conditionally operate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) commercially....

Filming a Blast with UAS

Recently, ERM obtained a video taken by a hobbyist of a blast in a quarry.  The video was taken from the most advantageous perspective...

UAS Carrying Asparagus Crashes and Burns

Dutch News reported that a asparagus farmer’s publicity stunt went awry when the unmanned aircraft system crashed on a country road and caught fire.   Time.com...

The Value of Perspective from a UAS

Explosives Risk Managers LLC recently obtained an image of the top of a highwall taken by a hobbyist unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operator.  The...

ERM Registers First UAS with FAA

Explosives Risk Managers LLC (ERM) has successfully completed FAA registration of its first unmanned aircraft system (UAS), a Phantom 2 Vision+.   FAA requires...

Volume of a Shipping Container

Explosives Risk Managers LLC (ERM) recently obtained some images obtained by a hobbyist using the Pix4D Capture app for smartphones.  We processed the images using...