Who We are

JCL Aerial Services is an aerial imaging drone company located in Bloomington, IN. We provide drone services locally in Bloomington, as well as Southern Indiana, across the Midwest, and across the country. Our pilot network allows us to provide footage where you need it!

We are pt. 107 commercially licensed, which means we can operate drones for commercial purposes. We focus on providing professional imaging services to our clients who need an eye in the sky. With a vast knowledge of drones and the aviation industry, we provide an enjoyable experience and an excellent product. We are fully insured for commercial drone operations.

What We do

We combine our technical training with enthusiasm to bring JCL Aerial Services to life, flying on-site in all types of locations. From everyday neighborhoods to construction sites to rock climbing, we find in every location the unique perspective that can only be seen from above. All mission locations are assessed for any airspace concerns, and FAA authorization is received prior to the mission date. Our clients come first, and we provide prompt communication throughout the entire process.

meet the owner

Jacob Lewis, founder and owner of JCL Aerial Services, has always had a passion for flight. Before moving to Bloomington, Indiana, he graduated from the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Aviation Management. In North Dakota he attained his Commercial Pilot and Flight Instructor Certificates along with his multi-engine and instrument ratings.

He is currently serving as the President of his BNI (Business Networking International) chapter in Bloomington.

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