Helios Visions receives FAA waiver to fly drones over people

Chicago-based Helios Visions has announced it is the first drone service company in Chicago to receive an FAA waiver to fly over people, the company said.

This waiver, known as a Part 107.39 waiver, allows approved companies the proper authority to safely operate drones over people.

Helios Visions announcement of receiving the flying over people waiver coincided with the first National Drone Safety Awareness Week, November 4-10, 2019.

The FAA´s approval of Helios Visions 107.39 waiver makes the drone services organization the 47th company in the United States and one of approximately 30 Unmanned Aircraft Systems service providers to receive this designation.

Helios Visions is a fully insured and safety-oriented advanced drone services company specializing in drone mapping, aerial data collection, & building facade inspection, located in Chicago, Illinois. Helios Visions is fully compliant with FAA UAS/drone regulations and has an extensive portfolio of completed projects for clients.