Patrick Egan

Phantom 4 Drone Giveaway at the sUSB Expo!

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The team at Boomerang Carnets is looking forward to the upcoming Small Unmanned Systems Exposition (sUSB Expo) in Silicon Valley on the 27th, 28th & 29th and wanted to let commercial business operators and the public know how exactly valuable the experience was and how their services can aid them in their unmanned systems endeavors.…

Regulatory Line Up At The Small Unmanned Systems Business Exposition 2016

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Hear it straight from the unmanned aircraft National Airspace System (NAS) integration super line up! We’ll hear from Micro UAS ARC industry co-chair Nancy Egan. The Micro ARC just wrapped up and made their recommendations to the FAA last week. We’ll get a timely firsthand account of what transpired and the recommendations made on our…

AMA Member Call to Action

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The U.S. Senate is currently considering amendments to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2016. We need your help today to ensure this proposed legislation fully protects the model aircraft community. Click here now to urge your Senators to support Senator Inhofe’s amendment number 3596 to the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2016. As…

333 operators save @sUSB Expo 2016

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To all 333 holders, we at sUAS News and the sUSB Expo appreciate all your hard work and perseverance to make the commercial drone industry, fly. As such we are offering a limited time $50 dollar discount in addition to our early bird discount for registering before April 20th, be sure to act soon so…

The Micro UAS ARC – What’s That Light At The End Of The Tunnel

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This story is a good news-bad news story. Good news is, it looks like there might just be a micro exemption, but the bad news is its less than 250 grams. The micro ARC is was in full swing, and the usual suspects were getting educated at the community’s expense as the bottom falls out…

Daisy saves the corn: A children’s book about drones and how they help us.

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Helpful drones are all around us – rescuing lost people, delivering supplies, surveying our fields and keeping our land healthy. Author Eileen Shibley, CEO of a company that designs and flies ‘drones for good’, has created a friendly character in Daisy the Drone that will help children 2-5 years of age to learn about our flying robot friends! Daisy flies…

Micro UAS ARC:- Is There An Agenda

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Concerns have been raised, as many of the participants are not recognizable to many of the longer term contributors of the Global airspace integration effort. Were presenter’s allotted ample time to effectively cover the topics and concepts to the participants? We must also take into consideration that many of these participants are relative newcomers to…

Let’s Give The Scientific Method A Whirl

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The baseline is established (250 grams), and we have standards to test too. The only other fresh idea I can add or offer for 2016 is a UAS NAS integration, Czar. The position should be at the DOT (G13), and someone that who is recognized as fair, objective and trustworthy by the majority of stakeholders.…

Marke F. Gibson to speak at the sUSB Expo 2016, The Silicon Valley Drone Show

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The Silicon Valley Drone Show returns this April 27, 28 and 29th in San Francisco California, the sUSB Expo laser focus on aerial robotics brings our esteemed guest from the FAA will be Marke F. Gibson aka “Hoot”, Senior Advisor, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration. Mr. Gibson has an extensive history in aviation he most…

Academy of Art University San Francisco Flies Into The Future With Drones

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Academy of Art University founder Richard S. Stephen’s philosophy was that teachers and curriculum would always be on the leading edge of innovation and creativity. Drones fall right in line with that philosophy, as the frontier of their use in mixed media (marketing and advertisement, cable, Internet, movies) is being pioneered. This technology will soon,…