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UAV course at Chattahoochee Tech this fall

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Marietta-based Chattahoochee Technical College will be taking to the skies this fall with its first Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Technology class. A hot topic in today’s technology field, the UAV class will be held over two and a half days and…

UT Police investigating drone use over DKR

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By Angie Beavin AUSTIN (KXAN) — University of Texas Police are investigating the use of a drone over Darrell K. Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium Saturday night during the Longhorns’ home opener. KXAN’s cameras spotted the drone flying above the…

Drone disrupts CareFlight landing

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By Barrie Barber, Tiffany Y. Latta and Andy Sedlak Staff Writer DAYTON — A CareFlight helicopter taking a patient to Miami Valley Hospital was forced to circle for nine minutes Monday because a drone entered the airspace near the hospital. Unmanned aerial system experts…

UAS Urban Mapping for the World Bank

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At the 2013 annual World Bank conference on land and poverty  Walter Volkmann, Land Surveyor of Micro Aerial Projects LLC, Dr. Grenville Barnes of the University of Florida and Kevin Barthel of the Millenium Challenge Corporation presented some of the…

Drone buzzes Panthers-Chiefs game and police pounce

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By Mark Washburn Something besides a football was flying above the field during the Panthers-Chiefs game. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Tuesday that a camera-toting drone flew into Bank of America Stadium during Thursday’s exhibition game. Its operator was detained and, after…