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Ahead Aerial Services, an FAA licensed and insured drone services provider

  • Aerial photography for real estate
  • Construction site monitoring
  • Land survey
  • Structure inspection
  • Roof inspection
  • …and more

Our pilots are licensed by the FAA for commercial drone operations. In addition to FAA licensing, we are also FAA Safety Certified. Above and beyond licensing, a FAAST (FAA Safety Team) certification means that we meet the challenges of operating sUAS (small Unmanned Aircraft Systems) in a safe manner. This reflects our unwavering commitment to providing high quality professional service to our clients.

Serving West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Jupiter, Wellington, North Palm Beach, Riviera Beach, Lake Worth, Lantana, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miami and all of South Florida. Need service somewhere else in Florida? Call us!

We have special authorization from the FAA to operate in restricted airspace around Palm Beach International Airport, and in downtown and eastern Boca Raton, in the restricted area within 3 miles of the Boca Raton Airport, including Mizner Park and properties along the Intracoastal.

We adhere to the Voluntary Best Practices for UAS Privacy, Transparency, and Accountability as published by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

Contact us today and GET AHEAD!

Call us toll free at 84-GETAHEAD (that’s 844-382-4323), contact us online, or email us at

Do you know what kind of shape your roof is in?

Your roof is one of the most expensive elements of your home to repair or replace. Unfortunately, because it can be difficult to see, it’s also one of the most neglected. A drone roof inspection is a great way to find small problems before they become big and expensive

Drone roof inspection

A drone roof inspection can help to spot problems in these critical areas before they become major:
  • Damaged or missing shingles
  • Flashing
  • Gutters
  • Fascia
  • Soffits

Roof inspections no longer require climbing ladders or scaffolding, and there’s no need to walk around on the roof (a leading cause of damage to tile roofs). Applying drone technology to roof inspections makes it easy to get a closeup look at all of the vulnerable areas of your roof on a regular basis.

A drone roof inspection by the professionals at Ahead Air is surprisingly affordable. Click here to schedule your drone roof inspection.

Real Estate Photos and Video

Complete real estate packages, including interior and exterior stills, aerial stills, and fully edited video.

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Video, photos and data that keep your project on time and on budget. Monitor progress, compliance, onsite materials, and change control with regular flyovers.

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Roof Inspection

Easily scan for damage after a storm, or as part of a regular maintenance program. Find small problems before they become big problems.

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Structure inspection

Safe, efficient inspection of high and hard to reach assets. Utility poles, cell towers, solar panel, silos, and more.

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UAV News 

Articles of interest from the drone industry

  • Major Energy Drone Expo Grows Advisory Board
    by Jason Reagan on May 24, 2018 at 2:16 am

    A major energy-sector drone group is adding to its numbers with a duo of UAV leaders to a major event advisory board. The Energy Drone Coalition Summit & Expo, billed as “the biggest event exclusively focused on the business and technology of UAVs/Robotics (aerial, ground/surface and subsea) in energy operations” has appointed Matt Dunlevy, President […] The post Major Energy Drone Expo Grows Advisory Board appeared first on DRONELIFE. […]

  • FAA Continues to Add Restrictions on Flight Over Sensitive Locations
    by Miriam McNabb on May 23, 2018 at 6:23 pm

    The FAA continues to add restrictions to drone flight over sensitive locations, as federal departments ask for more limitations. “At the request of the Department of Defense, and federal security and law enforcement agencies, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has been using its existing authority under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations § […] The post FAA Continues to Add Restrictions on Flight Over Sensitive Locations appeared first on DRONELIFE. […]

  • Is Drone Delivery Already Here? Why BVLOS Flight and Drone Delivery Don’t Have to Go Together
    by Miriam McNabb on May 23, 2018 at 4:46 pm

    Workhorse Group recently announced that they are performing drone delivery in Ohio, with cooperation of the FAA.  It’s not a project listed as part of the UAS Integration Pilot Program, designed to accommodate applications not allowed under current regulations.  But citizens of Loveland, OH can now opt to have packages delivered by drone. How is […] The post Is Drone Delivery Already Here? Why BVLOS Flight and Drone Delivery Don’t Have to Go Together appeared first on DRONELIFE. […]

  • Airobotics Drones Survey $1 Billion Israeli Port Project
    by Jason Reagan on May 23, 2018 at 2:49 pm

    Israeli drone provider Airobotics is improving its home country’s coastline, partnering with a major construction developer to survey a new seaport in Haifa. The startup will work with Shapir-Ashtrom – a joint venture of construction and civil engineering companies, Shapir Civil and Marine Engineering Ltd., and Ashtrom Properties Ltd. – to develop Gulf Port, a $1 billion […] The post Airobotics Drones Survey $1 Billion Israeli Port Project appeared first on DRONELIFE. […]

  • Review: Hands on with the LaCie DJI Copilot
    by Malek Murison on May 22, 2018 at 5:20 pm

    Drone photographers are used to travelling far and wide in search of epic scenes to shoot, but sometimes the practicalities can get in the way of that sense of adventure. A good example is storage space. If you’re shooting in 4K over the course of a trip, memory cards are going to get full quickly. Organizing […] The post Review: Hands on with the LaCie DJI Copilot appeared first on DRONELIFE. […]