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Fort Carson drone crashes into yard

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by By Kenzie Meek-Beck COLORADO SPRINGS -A Fort Carson RQ-11 Raven Unmanned Aerial Vehicle — or drone— crashed in a downtown Colorado Springs yard on Tuesday afternoon. Fort Carson officials said an operator lost contact with the aircraft during increased…

LIFTOFF – Drone Racing in the Digital World

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by Belgian game developer LuGus Studios and drone manufacturers ImmersionRC and Fat Shark have teamed up to create Liftoff, the first video game that translates the rush of first-person view drone racing to the digital world. Unmanned aerial vehicles frequently get a…

The working man blues

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by Just a little reminder of what is really important during all of the fan fare and jubilation: Some folks (the little people) are still sitting by the sidelines just waiting for a chance to make a legal income in…

OSU group tapped to lead drone effort

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by BENNETT HALL Corvallis Gazette-Times The Federal Aviation Administration has chosen a consortium that includes Oregon State University to take the lead on finding ways to integrate drones into mainstream aviation. A number of other groups were in the running…