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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.

Researchers: Lifesaving Drones Can Arrive ‘Long Before’ Ambulance

New research is showing that a specially constructed drone equipped with a defibrillator can be dispatched by an alarm and delivered automatically to the...

Kansas State Polytechnic UAS Student Spending Summer with NASA

A Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus student studying unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) will spend this summer interning at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in...

Embry-Riddle Gets $1M from DARPA for Enhanced UAV Flight Control

Researchers at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Creare LLC have received a Phase II $1 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)...

Stock Photo Giant Getty Images Signs New Drone Content Deal

Seattle-headquartered Getty Images, a stock photo agency whose businesses include iStock and Jupiterimages, has announced an exclusive content distribution deal with drone pilot platform...

uAvionix Introduces All-Weather ADS-B Receiver for UAS Applications

uAvionix Corp., a Palo Alto, Calif.-based provider of avionics solutions for unmanned aircraft system (UAS), has rolled out PingStation, what the company says is...
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New York UAS Start-Ups Flourish from Business Accelerator Program

Unmanned aircraft system (UAS) start-ups from round one of GENIUS NY, a business accelerator program in New York State, have marked a significant milestone...
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Airware CEO Steps Down After Six Years

Jonathan Downey, the founder and CEO of Airware, a San Francisco-based provider of end-to-end solutions that turn drone data into actionable business intelligence for...
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AUVSI D.C. Prez, Longtime Tech Lawyer Joins Law Firm Wilkinson Barker Knauer

Anne Swanson, president of the D.C. Capital Chapter of the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), has joined law firm Wilkinson Barker Knauer...

Project Wing’s Ponto Named Chairman of the Board at Commercial Drone Alliance

The Commercial Drone Alliance has appointed a new chairman of the board, Laura Ponto, who serves as head of public policy and regulatory affairs...

Police Dept. in Rockland County, N.Y., Buys Two UAVs

The Clarkstown, N.Y., Police Department (CPD) has purchased two unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), which it plans to use for missions such as search and...

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