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]
This Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner will join Ligado Networks, the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership, Dominion Virginia Power and AeroVironment for a simulated beyond-visual line-of-sight (BVLOS) drone inspection of high-voltage power lines. The test, to be conducted in [Read More]
The federal agency says this marks the first time it has established airspace restrictions that apply only to unmanned aircraft systems.
The unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) program on Kansas State University’s Polytechnic Campus is taking its Part 107 preparation course on the road and heading south to Dallas. Designed to help professionals successfully complete the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new remote [Read More]
Allstate says it is prepared to mobilize a “fleet of drones” in Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas in order to help assess property damage that might occur during the states’ coming storm season. The company notes that this initiative [Read More]
BetterView, a company that specializes in capturing and analyzing data from drones, says it has reached a new milestone by performing more than 6,000 rooftop inspections for insurers. The company, which began operations two years ago, developed a proprietary software [Read More]
Just in time for the spring planting season, DroneDeploy, a cloud software platform for commercial drones, is now connected with the John Deere Operations Center. According to DroneDeploy, the integration allows users to synchronize their DroneDeploy and MyJohnDeere accounts to [Read More]