Entries by Max Messinger

New instructional videos available

We are excited to announce that the first 3 videos in our series covering the use of the Mission Planner ground control software and the operation of our aircraft are live. Check them out here and on our Youtube channel.

Linn Aerospace develops new aircraft

In response to the needs of a client, and leveraging years of experience in aircraft design, Linn Aerospace is developing a new custom aircraft. This aircraft will fulfill the needs of an aerial mapping and surveying firm who were looking for a long-range aircraft capable of carrying the high-quality Sony a6000 camera for up to […]

NPR covers Linn Aero work in Peru

…”We are now 145,000 hectares,” [Land Manager Carlos] Castaneda says of the conservancy. “It’s like a small country in Europe.” (Or, to put it another way, a third of the size of Rhode Island.) Castaneda has just five rangers to patrol and monitor the 550-square-mile reserve. The land trust is in the middle of a […]

Our founder in the news

Hi everyone, I wanted to post a number of links to news articles from the past year which highlight the roots of Linn Aerospace. We are proud to be born from aircraft which have been used in wide-ranging roles from monitoring a coal ash spill in the Dan River in central NC to monitoring rainforests in Southern Peru. […]

US Government regulations update

Hello all, I wanted to make a post to keep you abreast of the current government regulations and the changes we will be seeing over the next few years. Currently, the regulatory climate in the US is quite hostile to the commercial use of unmanned aircraft. In general, the regulations are as follows: No commercial […]