Using Drones for Research: Data Processing and Legal Issues
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Building 4, 4-231
182 MEMORIAL DR (REAR), Cambridge, MA 02139
This presentation has two components: (1) An introduction the resources and tools available at MIT to fly drones and process photographs into geospatial formats useful in a GIS, along with some examples of how drone imagery has been used at MIT. (2) A primer on the rules and regulations of small UAS flight. We will cover requirements and protocols for flight planning and piloting, and introduce software tools for flight planning.