Auto Landing Released for Aibotix X6 Aerial Robot.

Aibotix GmbH, maker of a new generation of vertical take-off and landing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), today announced automated landing features for its Aibotix X6 model. Autonomous landing is the latest addition to multi-sensor, intelligent guidance systems that make the…

Men Behind the Unmanned on KSAL

Jeff Garretson K-State Salina’s unmanned aircraft systems program continues to grow – and is pushing for more room to fly in the skies over Kansas. K-State Salina’s Kurt Barnhart and Mark Blanks stopped into the KSAL Morning News on Wednesday…

Ohio transportation bill adds UAV provision

Tristan Navera Buried in the 600-page transportation budget Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed into law Monday were provisions which may advance state efforts to develop a local test site for unmanned air systems. The extensive provisions of Ohio House Bill 51 lay…

Officials want ‘drones’ buzzing over Utah

By Vince Horiuchi| The Salt Lake Tribune An alliance made up of Utah universities and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development is making a bid to turn part of the state into a testing ground for “unmanned aerial systems.” You may know…

UAS Pilot, OSU Student Presents Flag to Mayor

Shane Viera, a junior at Oklahoma State University in the Aviation Management degree program, presented a U.S. flag to Mayor Homer Nicholson at last week’s City Commission meeting, which he flew in an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle on a mission in…