UAV Safety


Four Guiding Principles for Commercial Drone Security Issues

Though the potential for the commercial drone market is substantial, the policymaking around drone use has lagged behind technology. Current rules limit drone flights...

The Importance of Insurance Coverage for Commercial Drone Operations

From disaster preparedness and workplace safety to autonomous deliveries and performance arts, companies worldwide increasingly rely on drones as a natural extension of their...

DJI Launches Bug Bounty Program, Kills Some Third-Party Plugins

DJI has created a bug bounty program to reward those who discover security issues with the company’s software. DJI says its new threat-identification reward...

Kansas State, PrecisionHawk Continue Tackling BVLOS UAS Flight

The Applied Aviation Research Center on Kansas State University's Polytechnic Campus is continuing its work with PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies,...

UAV Incident at Michigan Prison Prompts Call for Stricter Drone Laws

The Michigan Department of Corrections say they caught three individuals trying to use an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to smuggle a cell phone and...

DJI Beefs Up Drone Data Privacy

DJI is developing a new local data mode that stops internet traffic to and from its drone flight control apps. According to the company,...

University Researchers Seek to Cut Down Risks of Flying UAS Over People

Atilla Dogan, an associate professor of aerospace engineering at The University of Texas at Arlington, is using a $550,000 National Science Foundation grant to...
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Everything You Need to Know About Flying Your Drone During the Solar Eclipse

What if you had the chance to film something 55 miles wide traveling just over Mach3 with your drone? As it turns out, on...

Yuneec Rolls out New Extended Service Plan for its Drones

Drone manufacturer Yuneec has announced its new Yuneec Extended Service - or YES! - plan, offering unlimited manufacturer-defect repairs.According to the company, YES! is...

Kansas Deploying Unmanned Traffic Management Tech Across the State

Under a new collaboration between AirMap and the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT), unmanned traffic management (UTM) technology will be deployed across the state...

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