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Yes, You Really Need to be FAA-Certified to Commercially Fly sUAS

People often pose the question, “What will happen if I get caught flying a commercial drone without a Remote Pilot Certificate?” This is a...

Deploying UAS for Crisis Response: HAZON Shares Lessons Learned

After sending crisis response teams to two separate hurricane response efforts in Texas and Florida, HAZON Solutions has taken a brief operational pause to...

Drones Put to Work on Qatar’s 14-Lane Orbital Highway

There’s a construction boom taking place across Qatar, and Arcadis is helping make it possible. The global engineering consultancy, which has over 27,000 employees...

The Importance of Insurance Coverage for Commercial Drone Operations

From disaster preparedness and workplace safety to autonomous deliveries and performance arts, companies worldwide increasingly rely on drones as a natural extension of their...

Eight Stages of the Commercial Drone Technology Evolution

The commercial drone technology ecosystem has come a long way in the last half-decade. Enterprises around the world that have spent several years exploring...

The Importance of Advanced Weather Data for Commercial Drone Operations

In December 2016, Amazon executed its first customer delivery by drone outside of Cambridge, the U.K., and more recently, the e-commerce giant’s patent was...
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Everything You Need to Know About Flying Your Drone During the Solar Eclipse

What if you had the chance to film something 55 miles wide traveling just over Mach3 with your drone? As it turns out, on...
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Miniaturizing the Brain of a Drone

Method for designing efficient computer chips may get miniature smart drones off the ground, says MIT News. In recent years, engineers have worked to shrink...

Engineers Design Drones That Can Stay Aloft for Five Days

New design could provide communication support in disaster zones, says MIT News.In the event of a natural disaster that disrupts phone and Internet systems...
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Classroom Earth: Drones over Death Valley

Professor Kristin Bergmann and her class used innovative technology to explore the sedimentary history of the Carrara Formation in California's Death Valley, according to...

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