Today, the Alliance for Drone Innovation (ADI) (droneinnovation.org) issued a statement congratulating the selection of James Viola to become the next President and CEO of the Helicopter Association International (HAI).
“Jim’s wide-ranging experience in the aviation industry makes him an exceptional choice to lead HAI,” said ADI Executive Director Jenny Rosenberg. “ADI looks forward to collaborating with Jim and the team at HAI to advance autonomous vertical flight, promote innovation and ensure safety for all users of the National Airspace System.”
About the Alliance for Drone Innovation
ADI is a policy-oriented coalition of manufacturers, suppliers, and software developers of personal and professional drones, as well as the innovative Americans who fly them for recreational, artistic, and business purposes. ADI serves as a knowledgeable partner and resource for policymakers seeking thoughtful solutions to the challenges of unmanned flight. Current ADI members include GoPro, DJI, 3DR, Skycatch, Horizon Hobby, Indemnis, Kittyhawk, Fat Shark, Pelican Products, Parrot, Mota, Dronenerds, Drones By Us, DRL, DRA, Fluidity, Lantern, PrecisionHawk, Multicopter Warehouse, TriStar Multicopter, and xCraft. For more information, or to learn more about joining us, please visit www.droneinnovation.org.