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Embry-Riddle Offers Complimentary Web Course on sUAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 21, 2016

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) is rolling out a free, two-week, online course entitled “Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) – Key Concepts for New Users.” Running from Feb. 6 to Feb. 19, 2017, the course introduces participants to concepts related to [Read More]

Embry-Riddle’s STEM Education Center to Support UAS, Robotics

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 07, 2016

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University recently kicked off construction of its new STEM Education Center, located at the college’s Prescott, Ariz., campus. According to Embry-Riddle, the $22 million, 52,500-square-foot facility is expected to be ready at the beginning of next year’s fall [Read More]

Drone World Expo, Embry-Riddle Offering sUAS Operations Workshop

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 06, 2016

Drone World Expo 2016, in conjunction with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide, is launching a workshop entitled “Multirotor sUAS Safety and Operational Familiarization for the Commercial Operator.” The one-day, hands-on course will be offered on Monday, Nov. 14 – the [Read More]

Embry-Riddle Publishes sUAS Consumer Guide for Novice Users

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 15, 2016

A research team at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide Campus has created a comprehensive consumer guide to small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) for novice users. Embry-Riddle Worldwide professors collaborated with undergraduate teams from the Worldwide and Daytona Beach campuses to conduct [Read More]

Embry-Riddle, FAA Hosting UAS Symposium in Daytona Beach

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 05, 2016

In conjunction with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is hosting an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) symposium in Daytona Beach, Fla., on April 19-20. According to Embry-Riddle, FAA Administrator Michael Huerta and Deputy Administrator Mike Whitaker will keynote [Read More]

Florida NextGen Test Bed UAS Project Uses Conflict-Probe Software

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 03, 2016

Adacel, a provider of air traffic automation, says it recently participated in a trajectory-based operation (TBO) and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) integration demonstration project at the Florida NextGen Test Bed at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona. According to Adacel, the [Read More]

Embry-Riddle, ASSURE Partners Receive FAA Grants for UAS Research

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 22, 2015

The Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE) and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University have received the first group of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant awards since the FAA’s Center of Excellence (COE) for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) was [Read More]

Embry-Riddle Invites Public to 2015 sUAS Challenge

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 27, 2015

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is hosting the second-annual Small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) Challenge at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nev., on Sept. 16-20. The 2015 challenge – sponsored by the University of Nevada, Reno's Nevada Advanced Autonomous Systems [Read More]