ERAU sUAS Challenge Houston


Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is holding a second sUAS Challenge, this time at the Wings Over Houston air show (November 1-2) at Ellington Field, Houston, TX. The Challenge will be composed of three separate events that will result in both overall…

N.C. State launches drone contest


By Dan Kane As the spider-like drone climbed 25 feet into the air and flew nearly the length of the grassy expanse at the center of N.C. State University’s engineering school, Professor Mihail Sichitiu followed it on the ground with…

CU Air Helios takes to the sky


News from Cornell University Unmanned Air systems Helios, the 2014 AUVSI competition aircraft, left the ground during its much-anticipated maiden flight on March 8, 2014. Two flight tests lasting approximately 15 minutes total occurred, through 11 knot winds and a slight crosswind. Take-offs…