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3DR Site Scan Gets Boost with $53 Million Funding Round

Focusing on the development of Site Scan, what the company now calls its flagship product, 3DR has raised $53 million in capital as part...
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Seattle Robotics Company Enables Wireless Drone Charging

Seattle-based WiBotic, a provider of wireless power and battery intelligence solutions for the robotics industry, including for drones, has raised $2.5 million in a...

uAvionix Unveils New Line of Integrated ADS-B and GPS Solutions for sUAS

Palo Alto, Calif.-based uAvionix Corp., a provider of avionics products for small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS), has announced a new line of four integrated...
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FAA Heads to Dallas for Airport UAS Detection Work

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is teaming up with industry partners to carry out detection research on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) at airports. Specifically,...
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Arizona Governor Requests UAV for Fighting Major Wildfire

Yesterday, in a call to the Office of the Secretary of Defense General James Mattis, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey requested the use of an...
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Montana State Launches ‘Drones for Dummies’ and ‘Droneography’ Programs

Montana State University Billings Extended Campus is launching a new drone program open to the public this spring.According to Kevin Nemeth, director of the...

Colorado Youth STEM Event Offers Unmanned Aircraft Focus

Today, Colorado Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) hosted over 300 students from 12 southeastern...
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The FAA’s First Round of UAS Facility Maps is Here

As promised, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has published more than 200 facility maps in hopes of streamlining the authorization process for commercial drone...
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Florida Assembly Plant to Produce Heavy-Lift UAVs

A new assembly plant producing heavy-lift unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) will soon be operating at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport near Tampa, Fla.GRIFF Aviation North...
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Sentera’s Multispectral Double 4K Sensor Can Pop On and Off DJI Drones

Sentera, a supplier of drone data solutions for the agriculture industry, has released its Multispectral Double 4K Sensor, offering five precise spectral bands: blue,...

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