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NASCIO: UAS Need to be ‘On the Radar’ of State CIOs

The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) has shared a policy brief on state government use of unmanned aerial systems (UAS). The...

Mountain High Aviation’s UAV Exemption Covers 10+ Applications

Ashland, Ore.-based Mountain High Aviation LLC (MHA) recently received a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) commercial exemption to operate unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for a...

South Florida Drone Company Cleared by FAA for Takeoff

With a commercial exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Coral Springs, Fla.-based OpenSky Drones LLC (OSD) says it can carry out its mission...

Drones for Detective Work: a First for the Commercial Industry

With a brand-new Section 333 exemption and blanket Certificate of Waiver or Authorization (COA), Lexington, N.C.-based Wilson Security Agency is the first and only...

Forensic Investigation Firm Gets FAA Approval for senseFly eBee

Donan, a Louisville, Ky.-based provider of forensic investigations, has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authorization to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for aerial data...

Forensic Inspections via UAS OK’d by the FAA

Rimkus Consulting Group Inc., a provider of forensic engineering consulting services for insurance companies, law firms, corporations and government agencies, has become one of...

HAZON Gets Commercial sUAV Exemption for Crisis Response

HAZON Solutions LLC, a Virginia Beach, Va.-based small unmanned aerial vehicle (sUAV) services company, has received a Section 333 exemption from the Federal Aviation...

Draganflyer X6 UAS Joining New Museum in D.C.

In recognition of the Mesa County, Colo., Sheriff's Office's (MCSO) being one of the first U.S. public-safety agencies to formally start a small unmanned...

Lockheed Martin Indago UAS Sent for Cyclone Disaster Relief

Lockheed Martin's Indago small unmanned aerial system (UAS) was recently deployed following the devastation of Cyclone Pam in the nation of Vanautu. After the...

Disaster Relief with Drones: Aeryon Labs Heads to Nepal

In response to the recent 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal, Aeryon Labs Inc. has deployed three of its small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS) and an...

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