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Embry-Riddle Students Delve into UAS for Disaster Relief

Unmanned aircraft system (UAS) students from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) are deploying thermal cameras and Rapid Imaging Software’s SmartCam3D View as part of a...
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Desert Rotor Rolls out UAV-Agnostic Ground Control Station

Scottsdale, Ariz.-based Desert Rotor, a self-funded start-up designing universal ground control systems, has released the next generation of its portable unmanned ground control station...
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WA Police Dept. Looks to Public on UAS Policy

Before deploying unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), the Pullman, Wash., Police Department is making sure to include public input on its policy for using the...
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FAA Drone Registration for Hobbyists Vacated by Federal Appeals Court

In a landmark decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has ruled that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) violated the FAA...
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Virginia Cuts Ribbon on 3,000-Foot UAS Runway

When Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe took the stage on the last day of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s XPONENTIAL in Dallas last...
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Global Maritime Group Sees Drones as ‘Natural Extension’ of Company

Wilhelmsen, a global maritime industry group founded in 1861, says it will soon be delivering essentials via drone for its ships service unit.Wilhelmsen Ships...
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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...
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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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