Aeryon SkyRanger Receives First FAA Section 333 Exemption for Oil & Gas Industry

Aeryon SkyRanger Receives First FAA Section 333 Exemption for Oil & Gas Industry

The FAA has granted VDOS Global one of the first exemptions to perform flare stack inspections, for their US-based Oil and Gas clients, using the Aeryon SkyRanger.

Waterloo, ON – December 10, 2014 – Aeryon Labs Inc. announced today that VDOS Global LLC has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Section 333 Exemption naming the Aeryon SkyRanger as the small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) that will be deployed to provide flare stack and infrastructure inspections for their oil & gas clients in the United States.

“Today’s announcement by the FAA is extremely positive for VDOS Global, Shell Oil and for commercial operations in general,” commented Aeryon Labs President & CEO, Dave Kroetsch. “We are excited that VDOS Global is the first company, as part of the exemption process, to start conducting inspections and environmental monitoring with the Aeryon SkyRanger. Aeryon sUAS have been used in oil & gas projects for years and this shows that the market and the FAA are ready to embrace our technology on a broader scale”.

With a reputation and proven track record for reliable operation, Aeryon’s sUAS set the standard for immediate aerial intelligence gathering – by anyone, anywhere, at any time.

About Aeryon Labs Inc.

Aeryon Labs is the premier manufacturer of small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) which are at the center of major world events and international media stories. The company is the trusted partner of civil and military customers, resellers, and other commercial business partners around the globe. Aeryon Labs is a Canadian Controlled Private Company with headquarters in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Field-tested and mission-proven, Aeryon sUAS set the standard for immediate aerial intelligence gathering by anyone, anywhere, anytime, for a wide range of military, public safety and commercial applications.

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