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New Deseret UAS Facility Opens its Doors in Utah

Deseret UAS has opened its Utah headquarters, providing a space for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) flight simulations, UAS test ranges and collaborative meeting spaces.Located...
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PAE ISR Partnering with NASA to Conduct Large-Drone Demo

Sterling, Va.-based PAE ISR LLC, original equipment manufacturer of the Resolute Eagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS), has signed a cooperative agreement with NASA to...

Alaska Partners OK’d for BVLOS Drone Testing

The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) and its partners recently received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to routinely test drones beyond the visual...

NUAIR Beefs up UTM Capabilities at New York UAS Test Site

The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR) has signed a multiyear collaboration agreement with Thales, a provider of air traffic management.The agreement supports NUAIR’s...

State Farm Granted Key Drone Permissions for Florence Damage Assessment

U.S. insurer State Farm has been granted a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) waiver for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operations to assess damage in communities...

Flirtey Demos Deliveries With Multiple Drones Per Pilot

The City of Reno, Nev., and drone delivery company Flirtey have completed their first flights under the Federal Aviation Administration's Drone Integration Pilot Program...

NUAIR Partners with Unifly for Advanced UAS Testing in New York

The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR Alliance) and Griffiss International Airport have announced a new partnership with Unifly, a European company with...

Medical Drone Deliveries Tested at North Carolina Hospital

WakeMed Health & Hospitals, a provider of health services in Wake County, N.C., has teamed up with drone delivery company Matternet and the N.C. Department of...
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Large UAS Flying Beyond Line of Sight at North Dakota’s Grand Sky

Large unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) have begun flying beyond the visual line of sight (BVLOS) of the operator at Grand Sky, a commercial UAS-focused...

Boeing Carries out Synchronized, Autonomous Drone Missions

Boeing has completed a set of synchronized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flight tests using new on-board autonomous command-and-control technology developed by the company in...

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