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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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UAV Carries out Extensive Inspection of Railroad Truss Bridge

Two teams of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operators from AirShark and Unmanned Experts recently came together to conduct a complete, detailed inspection of New York...

GIS Company Wins UAV Job at Mississippi Airport

GEO Jobe has inked Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to conduct unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) mapping on designated airport lands in Mississippi.Founded in 1999,...
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Northwest Engineering Firm Brings Drones into the Mix

Portland, Ore.-based PBS Engineering and Environmental has unveiled a new drone division for surveying, engineering and aerial data collection.Founded in 1982, the engineering firm...
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San Diego Aviation Educator Enhances Part 107 Test Prep

San Diego-based Kings Schools has launched a new version of a course for those looking to become commercial drone pilots.The aviation educator says it...
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Kittyhawk Platform Launches Real-Time Drone Operations Management

Kittyhawk, a San Francisco-based provider of software for pre-flight, in-flight and post-flight drone operations management, is rolling out Flight Deck, bringing in-flight controls and...
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Unmanned Safety Institute and DJI Offer ‘Turnkey Solution’ for Drone Education

In an effort to help students prepare for careers in the growing drone industry, the Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) has formed a new partnership...

Start-Up Touts First FAA Approval for Spraying Drone Swarm

Cleantech start-up DroneSeed has received what it says is the first Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to deliver agricultural payloads with multiple drones, or...
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Drone Maps out Entire Island – and Leaves Time for Snorkeling

Canadian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company Aeromao Inc., in collaboration with Foresight Surveyors, recently completed a full photogrammetric survey of an entire island in...
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Drone Racing Turns ‘Micro’

DR1 Racing and Air Hogs have partnered to launch the DR1 “Micro Series” drone races, which use first-person-view (FPV) drones with two-inch diameters.According to...
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DJI Smart TV App Brings Drone Video to Your Living Room

DJI has announced the availability of its smart TV app, which allows users to watch drone-captured content from the comfort of their living room.The...

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