california

Commercial UAS operators rally in Southern California in response to proposed drone ban

At the March 7 City Council meeting in Laguna Beach, Calif. a proposed addition to the Laguna Beach Municipal Code was introduced that would...
unifly

DFS and Unifly cooperate on the development of drone app

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung based in Langen, Germany, and Unifly NV based in Antwerp, Belgium, signed a cooperation agreement at the World ATM Congress 2017...
airmap

Who Benefits from Airmap and its Digital Certificates for Drones?

This post analyzes Airmap’s Drone ID digital certificates and examines who really benefits from them right now.
gold seal

Gold Seal UAV Ground School Expands Curriculum

Providing the Industry’s First Night Flight Operations and Waiver Lessons Today, UAVGroundSchool.com announced the addition of two new modules to their acclaimed FAA Part 107...
EcoSystem

Thales launches ECOsystem UTM and joins forces with Unifly to facilitate drone use

At the World ATM Congress 2017, Thales announces the launch of ECOsystem UTM, an advanced solution for Unmanned Aerial System Traffic Management (UTM), built...
DSTW

Drone Stuff This Week March 7th 2017 DSTW #30

A full DSTW that passed quickly. I will describe what happened here; there are links to events in the timeline in the comments section...
skyskopes

SkySkopes Academy’s online Remote Pilot Ground School Course opens for enrollment

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota’s first drone flight training academy launched its online Remote Pilot Ground School Course today. SkySkopes Academy offers a...
flying cross

Flying Cross Aerial Productions Receive 107.51(c) and (d) Waiver

Flying Cross Aerial Productions, a Texas based aerial camera company specializing in the use of sUAS (drones) for motion picture and television productions, has...
3rdrockair

3rd Rock Air Announces Drone Training in Tampa, Fl

Tampa, Fl.: Today, 3rd Rock Air, a provider of drone training to both commercial users and hobbyists, announced the rollout of 3 courses in...

Harris Corporation to Help Develop First US BVLOS Network for Drone Operations

Harris Corporation has received a two-year grant to help develop a first-of-its-kind solution to enable beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) operations for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Representatives from...