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Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Bill Heads to Committee in Georgia

Posted by UAO Staff on January 30, 2014

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) legislation has come to Georgia with the introduction of a bill requiring search warrants or owner permission to fly UAVs above private property. The bill has six co-sponsors in the Georgia House of Representatives and is [Read More]

Sensor System Integrated, Flown on Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Posted by UAO Staff on January 24, 2014

The GeoDragon sensor system has now been integrated and flown on an Arcturus UAV T-20 Tier II unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The system will be released midyear. According to Arcturus, the sensor system is enclosed in a wing-mounted pod and [Read More]

Unmanned Systems and Agriculture Conference Heads to Georgia in February

Posted by UAO Staff on January 17, 2014

The third annual Unmanned Systems in Precision Agriculture conference is coming to Tifton, Ga., in February. The Atlanta Chapter of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) is hosting the event, which will be held at the University of [Read More]

CoroWare Teams Up with FRST to Deliver Unmanned Systems

Posted by UAO Staff on January 17, 2014

Kirkland, Wash.-based solutions integrator CoroWare Inc. has established a strategic partnership agreement with FRST Inc., an Alamogordo, N.M.-based unmanned and autonomous system company, to cooperatively develop mobile robotics hardware and software control systems that will be used on integrated, cross-domain [Read More]

New Jersey College Offers Course in Unmanned Aerial Systems

Posted by UAO Staff on January 07, 2014

New Jersey-based Atlantic Cape Community College will offer an introduction to unmanned aerial systems (UAS) this spring through its Aviation Studies program. The college says the course, Special Topics in Aviation Studies, is designed to introduce students to UAS. Some [Read More]

Federal Aviation Administration Unveils Six Sites for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research

Posted by UAO Staff on December 30, 2013

After a 10-month selection process involving 25 proposals from 24 states, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has chosen six unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research and test site operators across the U.S. In selecting the six test site operators, the FAA [Read More]

MtronPTI Shrinks Filter for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Communication Links

Posted by UAO Staff on November 11, 2013

MtronPTI, a provider of precision frequency control and custom RF/microwave filters, has unveiled the LF9422 Series L/S Band Filter Diplexer to help reduce size, weight and power for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) communications. ‘UAVs must operate with a minimum of [Read More]

Federal Aviation Administration Debuts Unmanned Aircraft Systems Roadmap

Posted by UAO Staff on November 07, 2013

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has released the much-anticipated first roadmap outlining the efforts needed in order to safely integrate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into U.S. airspace. The roadmap addresses current and future policies, regulations, technologies and procedures that will [Read More]

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Developer CyPhy Works Completes Financing Round

Posted by UAO Staff on November 05, 2013

CyPhy Works, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) developer, has closed a $7 million financing round led by Lux Capital, with participation from General Catalyst Partners, Felicis Ventures and several undisclosed angel investors. CyPhy notes that as part of the financing, [Read More]

C-ASTRAL Unveils Integrated Unmanned Data Acquisition and Management Solution

Posted by UAO Staff on August 15, 2013

C-ASTRAL Ltd., a provider of small unmanned systems, has launched an integrated software/hardware solution for agriculture, forestry and land management in partnership with SINERGISE, a geographic information system (GIS) software solutions company. C-ASTRAL says its integrated system is based on [Read More]