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AUVSI Forms Program to Advance UAS Training Protocols

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has appointed industry stakeholders to serve on a steering committee and as brand ambassadors who will...

U.S. Drone Registration Celebrates 1 Million Milestone

The total number of drones now registered with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has now surpassed one million, as announced on Wednesday by U.S....

Fortem Rolls out Detect-and-Avoid Radar Solution for UAS

Salt Lake City-based Fortem Technologies Inc. has announced the commercial availability of TrueView R20, a detect-and-avoid radar solution for drones.Fortem says its radar technology...

Insitu Demos Ground-Based Situational Awareness System for UAS

Bingen, Wash.-based Insitu, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Co., has announced the successful completion of a flight demonstration for its ground-based airspace...

Drones Benefiting Airports? Under Certain Conditions, It’s Possible, Says Attorney

In a new column for industry publication Airport Business, veteran LeClairRyan aviation attorney Mark A. Dombroff raises a counterintuitive idea - namely, that airports...
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Kansas State Polytechnic Offering Free UAS Webinar, Live Q&A

Kansas State Polytechnic is offering a free webinar and live Q&A session with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) experts from the university on Tuesday, Jan....

Riverside Police Department Discovers Drone Delivering Narcotics

The Riverside, Calif., Police Department says it made two arrests after discovering a drone had been dropping off illegal narcotics from a residence.Earlier this...

Calif. Conservation Group Says Drone Was Shot Down by Poachers

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, an ocean conservation group based out of Burbank, Calif., claims one of its drones was shot down by poachers on...

DJI Rolls out Required Knowledge Quiz for U.K. Drone Pilots

This Friday, DJI will roll out a knowledge quiz for pilots who are operating drones in U.K. airspace.The test comes prior to government plans...

FAA Releases UAS Remote ID, Tracking Report; Groups Dissent

The Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Identification and Tracking Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC), chartered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in June, has submitted its...

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