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]
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]
Loveland Innovations, the maker of IMGING, an autonomous drone inspection solution designed for the insurance industry, is teaming up with UAV Coach to bring commercial drone pilot training to insurance adjusters and contractors. UAV Coach offers its Drone Pilot Ground [Read More]
The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has announced the keynote lineup for XPONENTIAL 2017, taking place at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas on May 8-11. The keynote program will be hosted by The Weather Channel’s [Read More]
San Diego-based start-up Shield AI is building an artificially intelligent (AI) drone that finds people and threats inside buildings without a remote pilot. The impetus for Shield AI was provided by co-founder Brandon Tseng’s experiences serving in combat in Afghanistan, [Read More]