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Sixteen UAS Companies Compete in Central N.Y. Business Accelerator Program

GENIUS NY, a business accelerator program at CenterState CEO’s Tech Garden, has announced 16 teams are semi-finalists in the competition’s second round. The companies,...

New AMA Partnership Expands UAV Opportunities for College Students

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and the National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA), a collegiate organization dedicated to advancing aviation education and safety, have...
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Ohio Airport Hangar Dedicated to All Things Precision Ag and Drones

Expanding its work in precision agriculture, Springfield, Ohio-based Clark State Community College now officially occupies an airplane hangar to be used for a variety...
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San Diego State Opens Center for Unmanned Systems Technologies

San Diego State University (SDSU) recently launched a new Center for Unmanned Systems Technologies, commonly known as its Drone Lab.According to Lamine Secka, director...

Missouri S&T Adds Datumate Drone Surveying Suite for Geoscience Students

Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T) is incorporating Datumate's drone surveying solution, including hands-on training, into its geological engineering program.The Datumute suite includes...
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San Diego Zoo Global, Northrop Grumman Deploying Drones for Polar Bear Conservation

San Diego Zoo Global scientists and Northrop Grumman Corp. engineers are teaming up to use unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to advance the understanding of...
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Community College in Illinois Offers Drone Training for First Responders

Elgin Community College (ECC) in Illionis is now offering "Drone 101 for First Responders," a one-day, non-credit course for police departments, fire departments and...

Caltech Has Big UAV Plans for its New Autonomous Systems Research Center

On Tuesday, the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) opened up its new Center for Autonomous Systems and Technologies (CAST), which the Pasadena-based school says...
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Kansas State Student Majoring in UAS Begins Another NASA Internship

Kendy Edmonds, a senior at the Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus, has secured another internship with NASA in support of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)...
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Intel Uses Drones, AI to Help Save Polar Bears and Whales

Today, on World Animal Day, Intel Corp. is announcing two successful wildlife research expeditions powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and drones.In two separate collaborations...

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