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Betsy Lillian

Betsy Lillian
Betsy Lillian has been the editor of Unmanned Aerial Online since 2014. She also serves as an associate editor of sister publications North American Windpower and Solar Industry magazine. She has been with Zackin Publications since 2012.
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Kansas State Polytechnic Gets Green Light for Nighttime UAS Flights

The Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus is expanding its unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) capabilities to now include flight operations after dark.Kansas State Polytechnic's Applied...

FAA Builds Industry Rulemaking Committee for Remote UAS Identification

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has created a new aviation rulemaking committee dedicated to helping the agency identify the owners of rogue unmanned aircraft...

Insitu Brings 50-Megapixel Camera to ScanEagle UAV

Bingen, Wash.-based Insitu, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Co., has integrated a 50-megapixel camera into its ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).The camera,...
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Verizon Deploys ‘Flying Cell Site’ Drone in Simulated Emergency Response

This week, Verizon and American Aerospace Technologies Inc. (AATI) conducted a simulation in which wireless technology allowed drones to act as flying cell towers...

UC Santa Barbara Uses Drones and Wi-Fi to ‘See Through’ Walls

Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) have developed a method in which two drones working in tandem are actually able to...

Intel is Bringing its Drone Light Shows to the Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Intel have announced a long-term technology partnership in which Intel will infuse its technology, including drones, into the...

Property Drone Consortium Speaks out Against Drone Federalism Act

The Property Drone Consortium (PDC) is speaking out against the recently proposed Drone Federalism Act of 2017, which would give state and local governments...

InterDrone Highlights This Year’s Upcoming Women in Drones Luncheon

BZ Media LLC, organizer of InterDrone, has announced that the third annual Women in Drones Luncheon is coming to this year’s show, taking place...
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3DR Announces New Partnership for Site Scan Drone Data Platform

3DR, the maker of Site Scan, a drone data platform for the architecture, engineering and construction industry, has announced a partnership with SoftBank C&S,...

University Studies Human Factors in UAS Operations via Simlat Simulation System

Philadelphia-based Drexel University has been deploying an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) training and simulation system from Simlat to study human factors in drone operations.The...

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