Heath McLemore is the Lead Business analyst for the Florida Power & Light AIR (Aerial Intelligence Response) team. In this role, he is responsible for emerging UAS technology integrations that benefit the safety and reliability of Florida Power & Light’s service to its customers. The FP&L AIR team currently conducts up to 300 UAS flights each day to maintain inspections of over 75,00 miles of power lines within the state of Florida. Heath has extensive knowledge in Waivers, COA’s, and SGI submissions to the FAA supporting blue sky and emergency UAS operations. He also leads the FP&L Partnership for Safety Plan (PSP) Program with the FAA facilitating the standards being set for utility based critical infrastructure inspections in the NAS.
September 6-8, 2022 • Caesars Forum • Las Vegas