Australian Transport Safety Bureau to deploy ‘eye-in-the-sky’ investigations

The use of drones in safety investigations has the potential to significantly reduce costs and improve investigator safety. The ATSB’s drone project manager, Aaron Holman,...

sUAS Guide October update is out

Another quarter of the year has flown by (yes, I just did that) and there is no shortage of new drones milling about the...

Australia, Commercial RPAS Inspector

The Australian Aviation Authority (CASA) currently has positions open in Sydney,Melbourne,Perth and Brisbane The Commercial RPAS Inspector is primarily responsible for engaging with existing and intending UOC...

As the skies open up to drones, Aussie start-up partners with global giants

CASA (The Civil Aviation Safety Authority) has made changes to Australian law that come into effect tomorrow (Sep 29 2016) which will allow people...

Boeing partnership to give UQ students and researchers new altitude

A key partnership will soon take off at The University of Queensland, as Boeing Research and Technology Australia establishes a presence at the UQ...

Australia, Commercial unmanned flight – remotely piloted aircraft under 2kg

Amendments to Part 101 commence on 29 September 2016. CASA will be reducing the entry requirements for people wanting to fly a very small...

ACUO welcomes Defence plan for local RPAS design, development and rolling manufacture.

The association of Australian Certified UAV Operators (ACUO) welcomes today's announcement by senior Department of Defence capability planners of a plan for local design,...

AeroVironment Teams with Australia-based XTEK, Sentient Vision and General Dynamics Mediaware to Offer Small...

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced it is teaming with Australia-based XTEK, Sentient Vision and...

SYPAQ Launches Corvo Unmanned Aerial Systems and Autonomous Intelligence and Data Processing solutions

SYPAQ, a leading Australian Systems Integrator, today officially launched its Australian designed and manufactured range of products for the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance community....

RelmaTech and V-TOL claim worlds first commercial RPAS/UTM flights

Australias V-TOL Aerospace has partnered with UK-based RelmaTech to conduct what they claim is the world's first commercial flight operations of a remotely piloted...