NAAA News Releases


June 8 – Aerial Application Industry Celebrates 100th Anniversary on August 3, 2021


November 16 – During Drone Safety Awareness Week, NAAA Urges UAS Operators to be Alert to Low-Flying Agricultural Aircraft

April 2 – UAS Operators Cautioned to Not Disrupt Food Supply Chain During COVID-19 Pandemic by Interfering with Low-Flying Ag Aircraft

March 16 – NAAA Establishes New Aerial Imaging Membership Category with Focus on Precision Agriculture

January 30 – NAAA Receives Best of NAMA Award for Aerial Application Ad Campaign

January 13 – Montana Aerial Applicator Darrin Pluhar Elected 2020 NAAA President


September 10 – Five Facts You Need to Know About Aerial Application and UAVs

July 1 – Mark and Log Towers Today to Avoid Liability and Comply with Upcoming FAA Regulations

May 22 – NAAA Releases 2019 Aerial Application Industry Survey Results

April 17 – NAAA Develops ‘Preseason’ Press Release to Raise Awareness about Ag Aviation Activities in Members’ Local Communities

April 8 – NAAA Cautions Hobbyist and Professional UAS Operators to be Mindful of Low-Flying Agricultural Aircraft this Growing Season

February 28 – South Dakota Aerial Applicator Perry Hofer Elected 2019 NAAA President


January 2 – Gary Jerger of Moorhead, Minn. Elected 2018 NAAA President


May 25 – NAAA Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals Ruling Regarding Drone Registration

January 17 – Illinois Aerial Applicator Dominique Youakim Elected 2017 NAAA President


May 24 – NAAA Applauds Passage of the Zika Vector Control Act

February 2 – Brenda Watts of Watson, Ark., Elected 2016 NAAA President


July 29 – NAAA Launches UAV Safety Campaign Focused on Ag Sector

February 1 – Rick Boardman of Henderson, Neb., Elected 2015 NAAA President