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Ohio and Israel Schools Team up for UAS Education

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 10, 2017

A new unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)-focused partnership has been established between Sinclair Community College, based out of Dayton, Ohio, and Israel’s Holon Institute of Technology (HIT). According to a press release from HIT, the schools’ agreement is designed to create [Read More]

Another Sinclair Broadcast Group Station Brings UAS On Board

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 06, 2017

ABC News 13 WLOS, a news station covering western North Carolina, has unveiled its Sky View 13, an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) the station will use to enhance newsgathering. WLOS is a station of U.S. telecommunications company Sinclair Broadcast Group, [Read More]

Broadcasting Company with Big Drone Plans Heads to Capitol Hill

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 29, 2016

At Wednesday’s Capitol Hill science and technology fair, Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. joined stakeholders in the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry to educate members of Congress and their staff on the use of UAVs. According to Sinclair, a diversified television broadcasting [Read More]

Major U.S. Broadcaster Expands Work for Newsgathering Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2016

U.S. telecommunications company Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. recently joined government and industry stakeholders at the White House to examine the commercial applications for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and announce several new commitments. Sinclair says it was the only broadcaster to [Read More]

NASA and Ohio College Partner for Drone Flights Over Lake Erie

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 19, 2016

The Sinclair College National UAS Training and Certification Center has signed a Space Act Agreement with NASA’s Cleveland-based Glenn Research Center in which the two will test unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to study algae blooms that are harming water resources [Read More]

Sinclair College Expands UAS Training Partnership with Altavian

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 04, 2016

Sinclair Community College, based in Dayton, Ohio, has expanded its partnership with Altavian Inc. to include the company’s newly launched fixed-wing Nova F7200 and Galaxy R8700 unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for training purposes. In 2014, Sinclair’s National UAS Training and [Read More]

Sinclair Joins FAA UAS Center of Excellence as First Community-College Member

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 28, 2016

Dayton, Ohio-based Sinclair College says it has become the first community college in the country to be accepted into the Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE), the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Center of Excellence for unmanned [Read More]

Indiana State and Sinclair Form UAS Partnership

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 08, 2015

Indiana State University (ISU) and Dayton, Ohio’s Sinclair Community College have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further boost their unmanned systems programs. According to ISU, pooling the resources of its five colleges with Sinclair’s will enable collaborative data [Read More]

The Ohio State, Sinclair Community College Team Up for UAS Education

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 08, 2014

Dayton, Ohio-based Sinclair Community College and Columbus-based The Ohio State University College of Engineering have formed a strategic partnership that will focus on unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and data analytics. Through the partnership, Ohio State and Sinclair will develop pathways [Read More]