UAV Safety

FAA Announces National Drone Safety Awareness Week

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is launching its first-ever National Drone Safety Awareness Week, running Nov. 4-10.During the weeklong...

Linux Foundation Hosting Open Source Project on UAS Interoperability

The Linux Foundation, a nonprofit technology consortium, plans to host the InterUSS Platform Open Source Project, which is designed to enable "trusted,...

FAA Reminds Public That Weaponized Drones are Illegal

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a reminder that it is illegal to operate a drone with a dangerous weapon attached.

ASSURE Completes Extensive Air-to-Ground Drone Collision Study

The Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE) research team has released the findings of its air-to-ground collision study...

FAA Launches Redesigned B4UFLY App

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), in partnership with Kittyhawk, has relaunched the B4UFLY mobile app, which allows recreational drone flyers to know...

U.S. Forest Service, Tread Lightly! and AirMap Address Wilderness Drone Use

Working jointly with the United States Forest Service (USFS) and AirMap, national nonprofit Tread Lightly! has released new print public service announcements...

AirMap Teams with Involi to Integrate Air Traffic Awareness with UAS Traffic Management

AirMap has announced a new collaboration with Involi, an air traffic data provider for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS).The...

AUVSI Testifies on UAS Security Priorities

At a hearing on Tuesday by the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee Subcommittee on Security, Brian Wynne, president and CEO...

Duke Engineers Developing New Method for Detecting Drones at Prisons

Duke University engineers are developing a solution that the North Carolina Department of Public Safety can use to detect drones attempting to...

AirMap Teams with Raytheon for UAS Integration Projects

AirMap and Raytheon Co. have signed a strategic agreement to collaborate on future projects aimed at unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) integration.

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