Opinion: Navy Struggles Over UAS Stealth Level

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By Bill Sweetman Aviation Week & Space Technology Life within the Naval Air Systems Command these days resembles one of TV’s overheated Washington soap operas, awash with secrets, feuds and factions. The plot has had some suitably mysterious turns, like…

Utah in running for unmanned aircraft research

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Barbara Christiansen – Daily Herald It sounds like something out of “Star Wars” or some other science fiction tome, but it’s a reality and could be coming to Utah. The state might get a different kind of Christmas present this…

How Can Drones Transform Surveying?

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By Frank Willis During the past 50 years, surveying and engineering measurement technology has made five quantum leaps: the electronic distance meter, total station, GPS, robotic total station and laser scanner. Unmanned aircraft systems (UASs) or drones (also known as unmanned aerial…