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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.

France Chooses Drone of Choice for Agencies Adopting Fixed-Wing UAVs

Delair-Tech says its DT18 and DT26X drones have been selected as the official choice for French government agencies purchasing fixed-wing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).The...
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Kittyhawk Brings FAA Sectional Charts to Drone Management Platform

Drone management platform Kittyhawk has integrated the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) sectional charts into its Flight Deck app and Web dashboard.The new feature is...

GE Launches Company Dedicated to Robotics, Drones for Inspections

GE Ventures has launched Avitas Systems, a new company that will use predictive data analytics, robotics – including drones - and artificial intelligence to deliver...

Interior Department Enhances Program to Deter Drones from Wildfires

Building on recent initiatives to prevent privately operated unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from interfering with federal, state and local wildland firefighting, the U.S. Department...

City Claims Drone Crash Caused California Power Outage

Last Thursday night, a drone operator in Mountain View, Calif., reportedly crashed his aircraft into a high-voltage wire and subsequently cut the power for...
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Drone Racing League Announces Significant Financing, New Partners

The Drone Racing League (DRL) has announced multiyear, international partners and sponsors ahead of its 2017 race season, as well as the close of...
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With Vessel as Base, Drone Inspects Offshore Wind Farm

ESVAGT, a Denmark-based provider of services for offshore industries, has added drone inspections to its list of offerings.Most recently, the “Esvagt Champion” vessel assisted...

NASA, Texas Test Site Share Latest on UAS Traffic Management Work

The Lone Star UAS Center of Excellence and Innovation at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (LSUASC) is highlighting its recent participation in a series of...

Nevada Company Gets the OK for Class B Airspace Drone Flights

Praxis Aerospace Concepts International (PACI) has received authorization from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operations within Las Vegas’ Class...
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Event 38 Rolls out Companion Computer for Sony QX1-Equipped Drones

Akron, Ohio-based Event 38 - a provider of drones, optical sensors and a Drone Data Management System – has released a companion computer for...

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