Unmanned Aircraft Fly Local Skies

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By Lynn Geiger During this year’s Traverse City Film Festival, someone was observed flying an unmanned aerial system over Front Street crowds. Earlier in the summer, EAI, LLC of Grand Rapids spent a day shooting photography and cinematography using a low-altitude…

The FAA’s complaint against Trappy

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Docket No. 2012EA210009 ORDER OF ASSESSMENT On April 13, 2012, you were advised through a Notice of Proposed Assessment that the FAA proposed to assess a civil penalty in the amount of $10,000. After consideration of all the available information, it appears…

senseFly releases swarm technology for mapping

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Ecublens, Switzerland – : The vision of multiple drones mapping remote areas autonomously is no longer science fiction. The most advanced version of senseFly’s ground control software puts years of research into user’s hands. The technology behind senseFly’s multiple drone…

Maritime Robotics & NTNU uses Penguin B for AMOS project

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Maritime Robotics and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) operate UAV Factory’s Penguin B for AMOS project in Beyond Line-of-Sight missions. Original article and video is available here, translated article is available here. AMOS unmanned aircraft vehicle research will focus on operations with UAVs that have…

Ausley Awarded Unmanned Aircraft Systems Contract

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Ausley Associates, Inc. has been awarded a contract to provide program management support services for the Multi-Mission Tactical Unmanned Aerial Systems Program Office (PMA-266) and the Persistent Maritime Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Program Office (PMA-262) at Naval Air Systems Command…

UAV degrees take wing

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AP Secured inside a room you need a U.S. passport to enter, a modern arcade of war machines is a gamer’s paradise: comfortable captain’s chair, four monitors, joystick with a “fire” button, keyboard and throttle. Across the world, a $20…

‘Drones Might Be the Future of Food’

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EMMA GREEN When Chris Anderson started building drones, he had no idea what a crop survey was. He had never even been on a farm – at least, not “professionally.” But about a year and half ago, he found out…

Armenia to Export UAS to Denmark

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Armenia will be exporting UAS to Denmark, Executive Director of Union of Information Technology Enterprises Karen Vardanyan told Novosti international press centre. Armenia held its first ArmRobotics competition of UAS in June. Five teams participated in the competition and presented…

Silent Falcon UAS is about to get louder

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Dan Mayfield Silent Falcon UAS is getting ready to start producing and selling its unmanned flying systems in Albuquerque. Silent Falcon is a small company working to develop a solar-powered UAS, or drone, with an advanced camera system. The company…