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Recent Flights

Date Description
04/09/2018 IU Communications drone flight on the IUSB campus in South Bend between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. EDT weather permitting. Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
04/06/2018 IU Communications drone flight in Greenville, Ohio. Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
04/06/2018 IU Communications drone flight on the IU East campus in Richmond starting at 1:15 p.m. EDT. Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
04/05/2018 IU Communications drone flight on the IUPUC campus in Columbus commencing at 6:55 a.m. EDT and concluding at or before 7:30 a.m. EDT in accordance with FAA regulations at the KBAK airport. Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
04/03/2018 IU Communications drone flights on the IU Southeast campus starting at 9 a.m. EDT weather permitting. Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
03/26/2018 Flying DJI Phantom 4 (Yanites, Geology) to characterize bank erosion on White River S. of Worthington, IN. Pilot Quinn Lewis, Geology.
03/21/2018 IU Communications drone flights on the IU Kokomo campus starting at noon EDT. Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
03/20/2018 IU Communications drone flights on the IU Northwest campus in Gary, IN starting at 7:00 a.m. CDT (8:00 a.m. EDT Bloomington time). Pilot in command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
03/12/2018 Yanites lab group drone (Geology), short flight over White River S. of Worthington, IN. Took a few pictures for site recon
03/09/2018 IU Communications drone training at Olcott Park, Bloomington. Pilot in Command: James Brosher, jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865.
03/09/2018 Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Drone training at Olcott Park, Bloomington. Pilot in Command: Steve Scott (stlscott@indiana.edu, 812-606-8830).
02/26/2018 IU Communications drone flights on various locations on IU Bloomington campus including: Atwater Parking Garage (3rd and Atwater area), Luddy Hall (10th and Woodlawn area), and athletics campus (17th Street area). Pilot in command is James Brosher (765-744-0865 / jbrosher@iu.edu).
02/26/2018 Took out the drone to a small, rural stream (Lawrence County, IN), and launched from a bridge to assess the possibility of mapping near-bank velocity structure from aerial imagery. Then flew the drone on the floodplain of the East Fork of the White river in Bartholomew county, IN for qualitative mapping of floodplain inundation.
02/16/2018 IU Communications drone flight at Morrison Hall (Wells Quad). Pilot in command is James Brosher (765-744-0865, jbrosher@iu.edu). Flight will occur 3-4 p.m. (1500-1600).
01/25/2018 Finally flying my drone at field near Tulip Tree as permitted for hobbyist.
01/10/2018 IU Comm will be operating at the new IU Health Hospital site on the bypass, driving range. Video capture for IU Health. Eric Rudd Pilot in Command. 812.340.0810. 2pm-4pm local time.
12/21/2017 Eagle Creek Reservoir site recon and test flights. Altitude: 300-feet or less Location: Eagle Creek Reservoir Total Flight Time: 58 minutes Crew: Jeremy Webber & John Webber
12/20/2017 Battery conditioning and preflight checks for upcoming op. Low altitude hover (10-15 feet agl) Location: Personal Residence, Back yard. Total Flight Time: 55 minutes Crew: Jeremy Webber & John Webber
12/13/2017 IU Communications drone flight in Dunn Meadow starting at 2:30 p.m. Pilot in Command is James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
12/08/2017 IU Communications is doing video capture for IU Health from 3-4pmET local time at the site of the new hospital/driving range. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810
12/01/2017 Location: Greenfield Test Site (farm field) Pilots: Jeremy Webber & John Webber Objective: Matrice 100 Endurance testing/battery conditioning, tested five automated mapping flights. Flight time: Free flight ~30min, mapping flights ~ 37min
11/21/2017 IU Communications drone flight starting at 13:30 in area of Goodbody/Memorial Halls. Pilot in command is James Brosher reachable at 765-744-0865 or jbrosher@iu.edu.
11/08/2017 IU Comm will be performing aerial photography at Lilly House in Indianapolis from 10:30-12noon local time. 5807 Sunset Drive. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810 and Liz Kaye will be representing IU Comm.
11/03/2017 IU Comm will be doing drone photography in the Old Crescent area and Wells Quad area from 2-3pm local time. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810.
10/31/2017 IU Comm will be conducting drone videography the morning of Oct. 31, from 7am-10am, weather permitting. Locations: Woodlawn Ave. near Memorial Stadium, Arboretum, near Lilly Library, Wells Quad, IMU and Maxwell Hall, ending at Dunn Woods. The work will be a series of small shoots moving from the stadium and ending at the Old Crescent. Eric Rudd is Pilot in Command. 812.340.0810.
10/31/2017 IU Comm performing drone video capture from noon to 2pm local time in the vicinity of Goodbody Hall, Wilke, Read, Woodburn, Spruce Halls. Memorial Hall as well. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810
10/26/2017 IU Comm will be conducting drone videography on the campus of IUPUI around University Tower from 3pm-5pm local time, on Thursday, Oct. 26th. Possible other nearby locations. Eric Rudd IU Comm. 812.340.0810
10/21/2017 Practice flight over CIB in anticipation of future flight to capture images of ham radio antennas.
10/21/2017 Additional information concerning today's flight near the CIB: PIC is steven wallace and he may be reached via his cell at 812-391-2120.
10/19/2017 Video of Marching 100 rehearsal at Bryan Hall. Eric Rudd 8123400810
10/18/2017 IU Communications drone flight at/near Wells Quad (Memorial Hall and Goodbody Hall). Pilot in command: James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865).
10/13/2017 IU Communications drone flight in Arboretum area. Pilot in Command: Eric Rudd (ericrudd@iu.edu, 812-340-0810).
10/13/2017 IU Communications drone flight at Woodlawn Field (10th and Woodlawn) to capture "Stop, Drop and Roll" Guinness Book of World Records attempt. Pilot in Command: Eric Rudd (ericrudd@iu.edu, 812-340-0810).
10/13/2017 IU Communications drone flight in near Woodlawn Field along Homecoming Parade route. Pilot in Command: James Brosher (jbrosher@iu.edu, 765-744-0865)
10/07/2017 IU Communications will be flying a drone above and near Ballantine Hall from 10:30am-2pm local time. We are working in conjunction with an architecture documentary produced by WTIU. Pilot in Command is Eric Rudd (812.340.0810) Visual Observer, Tyler Carrell
10/04/2017 Aerial Photography and Videography of IUPUI Campus Indianapolis Indiana
09/23/2017 IU Communications flight over Indianapolis canal during IUPUI Regatta. Pilot in command is James Brosher, 765-744-0865.
09/15/2017 IU Communications will be flying a drone in the vicinity of the Metz Carillon on North Jordan starting at 14:00. Eric Rudd is pilot in command and is reachable at 812.340.0810.
09/07/2017 IU Comm will be conducting video and photo gathering during the "First Thursday" event at the Fine Arts Plaza this afternoon. Local time from 4:45pm-5:30pmET. Flight will be planned and performed as to not fly over people in attendance. Eric Rudd will be Pilot in Command. (812.340.0810)
08/15/2017 IU Communications is shooting video at the Sample Gates from 11am-1pmET local time. Eric Rudd is drone operator (812.340.0810) Chris Meyer is visual observer.
08/15/2017 Updated Schedule. IU Comm will be doing drone videography at Sample Gates from 12:15-1:15pmET local time. Eric Rudd Pilot in Command (812.340.0810)
08/02/2017 IU Communications will be conducting video flights at the site of the new IU Health Hospital on Wednesday, August 2nd, from 6am-8am local time. These flight will be over and around the golf course driving range east of the bypass and north of 10th street. Eric Rudd will be the Pilot in Command. 812.340.0810
07/26/2017 Testing Log Entry.
07/19/2017 James Brosher from IU Communications will be flying at IUPUI campus near Herron school starting around noon. Remote Pilot in Command is James Brosher. He is reachable during flight at 765-744-0865.
07/10/2017 James Brosher and Eric Rudd from IU Communications will be flying at Memorial Stadium (39°10'50.7"N 86°31'32.1"W) starting around 3 p.m. (15:00). Drone will fly inside stadium near field level and in area immediately outside stadium terminating around 4 p.m. (16:00). Remote Pilot in Command is James Brosher. He is reachable during flight at 765-744-0865.
06/27/2017 James Brosher from IU Communications office will be doing marketing photography drone flights on IU Bloomington campus starting at 7:30 p.m. (19:30). Flights will include red clock near Woodburn Hall and IU Student Building. Flight terminating at or before 9:15 p.m. Remote Pilot in Command is James Brosher. He is reachable during flight at 765-744-0865.
06/21/2017 Eric Rudd and James Brosher of IU Communications will be doing marketing drone flight at Sample Gates and in Old Crescent of campus from 7:15 a.m. to roughly 9 a.m. Contact Eric Rudd at 812-340-0810 or James Brosher at 765-744-0865.
06/09/2017 Eric Rudd w/IU Communications will be doing marketing videography around Assembly Hall from 6:15am-9am local time on June 9, 2017. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810 and Ben Frazier of Blueline Media. Weather permitting.
06/09/2017 Eric Rudd of IU Communications performing video and still photography on campus the evening of June 9, 2017 from 7pm-9:30pm local time. The list of locations includes Old Crescent/Sample Gates area, Union, Simon Building quad, Woodburn, Showalter Fountain/Fine Arts Plaza, Music School/MAC, SGIS, Arboretum, the finishing at Sample Gates at Sunset. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810
06/06/2017 Eric Rudd from IU Communications will be doing some test flying in Dunn Meadow, north of the IMU, east of Indiana, from 2:45pm-3:30pm. Equipment check. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810.
06/05/2017 Eric Rudd and James Brosher of IU Communications will be doing marketing videography/photography of IU Jacobs School of Music buildings including Simon Music Library, MAC, and Music Annex buildings along Jordan Avenue near Third Street. For more information, contact Eric Rudd at 812-340-0810 or James Brosher at 765-744-0865.
05/26/2017 Eric Rudd w/IU Communications will be doing marketing videography around Sample Gates, Dunn Woods/Meadow, Arboretum from 6:30am-11am local time on Friday, May 26th. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810 and Ben Frazier of Blueline Media. Weather permitting.
05/12/2017 Eric Rudd w/IU Communications will be doing marketing videography around Sample Gates, Dunn Woods/Meadow, Arboretum from 6:30am-11am local time on Friday, May 12th. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810 and Ben Frazier of Blueline Media. Weather permitting.
05/09/2017 Eric Rudd w/IU Communications will be doing marketing videography around Sample Gates and Dunn Woods/Meadow from 6pm-8pm local time on Tuesday, May 9th. Eric Rudd 812.340.0810 and Ben Frazier of Blueline Media. Weather permitting.
04/25/2017 Aerial photography and videography for the purpose of marketing and admissions
04/22/2017 IU Communications will be flying their drone at the Men's Little 500 race. Flights should be between 2:30-4pm local time. The drone will be flown north and west of Armstrong Stadium, during two or three flights. The drone is white with a black camera hanging underneath. Pilots are Eric Rudd 812.340.0180 and James Brosher. Observer/camera operator is Jon Stante.
04/21/2017 IU Communications will be flying their drone at the Women's Little 500 race. Flights should be between 4:30-5:30pm local time. The drone will be flown north and west of Armstrong Stadium, during two or three flights. The drone is white with a black camera hanging underneath. Pilots are Eric Rudd 812.340.0180. Observer/camera operator is Jon Stante.
04/20/2017 IU Communications plans to do drone video on the campus of IUPUI from 7pm-9pm local time Thursday, April 20th in Indianapolis. We will be doing exterior shots of the Campus Center, particularly focusing on the corner adjacent to the intersection of Michigan Street and University Blvd. Pilot will be Eric Rudd 812.340.0810. Please contact with any questions.