skip_previous play_arrow skip_next
00:00 00:00
playlist_play chevron_left
  • Home
  • keyboard_arrow_right DRSPodcast
  • keyboard_arrow_right Podcast
  • keyboard_arrow_right How Drones Are Preserving Free TV Broadcast Frequency


How Drones Are Preserving Free TV Broadcast Frequency

Drone Radio Show February 1, 2021 4

share close

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default”][et_pb_row column_structure=”1_3,2_3″ _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″ _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default”][et_pb_image src=”” alt=”Phil Larsen” title_text=”LarsenHead” _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default”][/et_pb_image][et_pb_testimonial author=”- Phil Larsen” portrait_url=”” _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default” hover_enabled=”0″ sticky_enabled=”0″]

If we collect the data and validate these signals, then the people that tune in to these free TV channels in time of need, they’ll have the service.  And we helped in that process.

[/et_pb_testimonial][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″ _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.6.1″ _module_preset=”default”]

This Week’s Key Question

“Can Drone help in averting a TV Frequency Famine?”

This Week’s Guest

Phil Larsen is Vice President of the QForce, the Airborne Division of Q communications.  QComm is a professional engineering company that assists TV Stations in converting analog to digital operations, ensuring compliance with transmission regulations governing signal strength and reach.  This is all part of the FCC “Repack” program.  Qforce uses unmanned aerial vehicle technologies to provide efficient, accurate and cost-effective measurement solutions.  As the demand and opportunities for free digital tv services increase, the need for TV broadcasting stations to maintain FCC compliance will grow.  Phil is one of the leading subject matter experts in vertical inpections by way of UAV in an RF environment.  His career includes more than a decade of experience designing solutions and advising the telecommunications industry on the benefits of using UAVs. He previously worked for the DoD, NSA, CIA, Navy and other government agencies globally, and brings with him an exceptional background and understanding of the safe, accurate and overall benefits of UAS technology to the digital broadcast industry.

What We Learn

Phil introduces us to the Airborne Division of Qcomm, why measuring TV broadcast fields is important, and how drones can help TV stations and tower owners maintain FCC compliance efficiently and safely.

Mentioned Links

QForce Airborne (



Tagged as: .

Rate it
Previous post

Subscribe To Our Email Notification And Never Miss Another Episode

Join my mailing list to receive the latest podcast, news and updates from the Drone Radio Show.

I will never share your personal information with anyone!

Thank you so much for subscribing! If you have an idea for a show or a question, please send me an email at