Patrick Egan

California Drone Legislative Day

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California currently has a plethora of drone bills in the legislative hopper, and many of those are not at all favorable to the growth of our community. Having attended a few hearings on some of the previous bills introduced by one of our more prolific anti-drone bill writers, I’ll say the situation is not pretty.…

Innovative C2 Solutions LLC, Solipsys and Cornet Technology to host Innovative C2 Solutions User Conference on June 14-15, 2016 Las Vegas

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The overall goal for the one and half days is to create a “users” type conference for both DoD and industry, with a focus on what is currently going on with C2, ISR, and UAS systems. The first day includes recent innovations C2, ISR, and UASs, where is the future heading for each area, as…

Dr Tad McGeer Wins sUAS Industry Leadership Award

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By Kirk Elton Greninger Small Unmanned Systems Business Exposition 2016, San Francisco. On the behalf of the readership and the sUAS community Tad McGeer was recognized at the sUSB Expostion 2016 for his leadership in the development of innovative technologies in small commercial UAS. Dr. McGeer has constantly striven to develop technologies through the creation…

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…