About Us


With our 38 years of instructor experience and the company's past “Safety First” values, we understand students digest information individually. For us it was a “no-brainer”, instruct students in way they will understand.

3rd Rock Air is the ONLY in person (Student -Instructor paired) Drone Flight school based in Florida. As our student, you will realize the difference between other flight school promises and what WE provide for you. 3rd Rock Air provides:

  • Instructor led hands-on flight instruction,

  • The FAA Part 107 test review course,

  • Professional drone Cinematography/Photography courses,

  • LIVE On-line (including Mobile devices) FAA Part 107 test review

Included with 3rd Rock Air hands-on flight courses:

  1. 3rd Rock Air Flight Training Manual covering 140 pages of business opportunities, basic FAA regulations, flight exercises, DJI app set up, etc.

Our 2- Day Flight and Classroom Training also includes:

  1. 3rdRock Air FAA Part 107 Manual with 200 pages of chapters full of FAA Part 107 information in layman's terms, Diagrams and charts, Sample Test Quiz

With 3rd Rock Air, we won't leave you hanging....we are educators who believe in our students and their success. If a student does not pass the FAA Part 107 the first time, we welcome you to take our course again FREE.

You will be instructed with the Parrot Anafi Thermal, Skydio 2 and the 5 Most Popular DJI drones: Mini SE, Air 2S, Mavic 2 Pro, Inspire 2 and Phantom 3. If you are not familiar with Parrot Anafi, it is a French manufactured drone focused on thermal imaging currently used in the US military drone program. The Anafi is a great drone for building inspectors, roofing companies, agricultural and environmental data for research and implementation.

For those looking to purchase a drone, these 7 drones may help you choose the best drone or drone type. You can experience first hand the advantages and disadvantages for your commercial and/or personal goals based on your needs. Keep in mind, there are many uses for drone data. You may not want to be limited to one drone type in your commercial/personal endeavors. After you take our courses, we are available to help you with any questions you may have or advice on purchasing a drone.

Yes, we are quite proud of our work ethics and business experience. We are positively different. We couldn't educate our students in any other way. Become our student and experience our passion! At 3rd Rock Air we understand the drive and pride of becoming a drone pilot.

We believe in you!