About

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What We Do

Southern Aerial Drone Services is an aerial video and photography service business as well as an interior real estate photography business located on Lake Martin Alabama. We are insured with 1.0 million dollars of liability coverage when we fly and operate under FAA Part 107 operating rules as a certified FAA drone pilot.

We specialize in helping real estate professionals effectively market their residential and commercial properties and projects.

However we can also provide other aerial services such as construction site inspections, tower inspections, roof inspections, special event coverage and much much more

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My name is Rich and I am a 30+ year aviation veteran both as an former aviator in the US Air Force and as a propulsion system engineer in turbojet propulsion.  I have a degree in Aviation Engineering from Purdue University. I am an approved FAA Part 107 sUAS(drone) remote pilot and have a passion for flying and creating high definition aerial videos and photos.

My wife, Krisse, is the creative director, editor and interior videographer/photograher for Southern Aerial. She has a degree in Public Relations and Advertising from Purdue University and has a passion for art and photography and adds the critical eye in creating high definition videos and photos that tell your story or document your project.