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Noise Concerns Addressed at New York UAV Test Site

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

New York’s Griffiss International Airport, home to one of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) drone test sites, says it is looking into noise concerns posed by the ArcticShark unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), which has recently been appearing in the Griffiss [Read More]

Praxis Aerospace Notches Milestone With N.Y. UAS Test Site

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 18, 2016

Praxis Aerospace Concepts International Inc. (PACI) has been delegated mission command authority from the New York unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) test site, operated by Griffiss International Airport in Rome, N.Y. Founded in 2011, PACI is a service-disabled veteran-owned small business [Read More]

New York State Makes Multimillion-Dollar Investment in UAS Industry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 02, 2016

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced a $5 million commitment to support and grow the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry in New York State. Through this initial investment, the state will bolster the ongoing efforts to create a hub [Read More]

N.Y. UAS Test Site Partners with Nevada Company for Potential NASA Research

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2016

Praxis Aerospace Concepts International Inc. (PACI) has entered into a partnership with the New York unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) test site, located at Griffiss International Airport in Oneida County. Founded in 2011, PACI is a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business based [Read More]

Full Agenda, Keynotes Laid out for RoboUniverse in New York City

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 31, 2016

Rising Media Inc. has announced the full program and keynote speakers for its RoboUniverse Conference & Expo, taking place on April 11-12 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. RoboUniverse New York features dedicated content tracks covering cognitive [Read More]

Yankees’ Shortstop Plays with 3DR Drone During Off-Season

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2016

Didi Gregorius, the 25-year-old shortstop for the New York Yankees, has taken his unmanned aircraft system (UAS) for another spin during the off-season and shared the results with social media. Calling yesterday “take your drone to work Monday,” Gregorius offered [Read More]

N.Y. County to Underscore UAV Regulation, Safety at Public Forum

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2016

The Broome County, N.Y., department of aviation is holding for the public a free information forum on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). According to a news release from the county, the meeting will focus on current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) guidance [Read More]