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UAS Risk Management Firm Wyvern Names Aviation Vet as New CEO

Yardley, Pa.-based Wyvern - a provider of manned and unmanned aviation risk management, safety, quality and training - has appointed Sonnie G. Bates its...

Praxis Aerospace Acquires Unmanned Experts’ Training Portfolio

Praxis Aerospace Concepts International (PACI), a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business in southern Nevada, has acquired the training portfolio of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) education...

R/C Products Distributor Hobbico Files for Bankruptcy

Hobbico Inc., a major U.S. distributor of R/C and general hobby products, including drones, has filed a petition for relief under Chapter 11 of...
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AUVSI Forms Program to Advance UAS Training Protocols

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has appointed industry stakeholders to serve on a steering committee and as brand ambassadors who will...

Intel Shooting Star Drones Perform Nightly, Break World Record at CES

Intel is bringing its drone light show to the Las Vegas Strip this week during the Consumer Technology Association's CES 2018.Every night, audiences can...

Rail Inspection Firm Acquires Drone Services Company Media Wing

Irvine, Calif.-based American Rail Engineers Corp. (ARE) has acquired Media Wing LLC, dba AirShark, a New Hampshire-based drone data collection and video production company.Founded...

GoPro Calls It Quits on Karma Drone, Announces Job Cuts

Calling the unmanned aerial market "untenable" for the company, GoPro Inc. is officially saying good-bye to its Karma drone.In a press release announcing its...

Elwell Takes Over For Huerta As FAA Administrator

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Deputy Administrator Dan Elwell has taken over for Administrator Michael Huerta, whose term has now expired.According to the FAA, Huerta...

AeroVironment Announces Joint Venture for Long-Endurance, Solar-Powered UAS

California-based AeroVironment Inc., a provider of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, has formed a joint venture with SoftBank Corp....
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Palo Alto Mulls Concepts for FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program

The City of Palo Alto, Calif., is exploring two proposed drone concepts for the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot...

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