Electrical malfunction caused Md. drone crash


The flight was scheduled for a total air time of four hours. But unbeknownst to civilian contractors operating the unmanned aerial vehicle from the ground or their uniformed overseers at Patuxent River Naval Air Station in Maryland, it would end 15 minutes…

Sinclair forming drone partnership with Ohio State


Joe Cogliano Dayton Business Journal Sinclair Community College and The Ohio State University will team up to work on the booming unmanned aerial systems industry. The schools called a press conference on Monday morning in Dayton to unveil the partnership. It…

Two drones almost collide with NYPD chopper


By Larry Celona Two drones nearly took out an NYPD chopper over the George Washington Bridge on Monday, and cops arrested the wayward crafts’ operators, law-enforcement sources told The Post. The Aviation Unit helicopter was on patrol at around 12:15 a.m. when…

Kickstarter StitchCAM


The StitchCAM is a revolutionary new multispectral camera drone that simultaneously provides full color images and NIR data.  Now every farmer/greens keeper/developer can have NDVI on tap at the push of a button. View StitchCAM Kickstarter for more information

AeroVironment Seen Flying High As Drone Uses Expand


By GILLIAN RICH, INVESTOR’S BUSINESS DAILY Commercial drone testing is expanding, and AeroVironment’s (NASDAQ:AVAV) fourth-quarter results are seen benefiting from the new regulations in the industry. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters are expecting AeroVironment to post EPS of 22 cents vs. a loss…

July 4th Freedom Fun Fly


This virtual event was Gary Mortimer’s idea (anyone else hear a bus horn), I know, ironic that it was the notion of an Englishman when it is the regulatory redcoats that are coming. All irony aside, it is a grand…

Drone Crashes In Brighton Man’s Backyard


BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4)- A drone crashed into a Brighton man’s backyard and now the homeowner wants answers. George Ray said the drone had a GoPro camera mounted on it and was videotaping over his property located off Interstate 76 near…