14 CFR Part 107 (UAS) – Drone Operators Are Not Pilots

Neil Ludwig “Owning a drone does not a pilot make” (Morritt, 2017). Why does only answering a few questions give someone the ability to fly...

DJI Introduces Voluntary Flight Identification Options For Drone Pilots

DJI is introducing new features to the DJI AeroScope remote identification system that functions as an “electronic license plate” for drones. The new features...

USA – New Drone Laws Take Effect Dec. 1

RALEIGH – As drones, also known as Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), become more common, North Carolina’s laws are changing to stay up-to-date with this fast-growing...

uAvionix, secures Series B Funding from Airbus Ventures, Playground Global, and Redpoint Ventures

uAvionix Corporation – a leading provider of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for manned and unmanned aircraft – announced today it has closed...

Altitude Angel – Thoughts on the UK’s proposed rules

The UK’s Department for Transport and Civil Aviation Authority have announced measures that will start to address drone safety concerns in its draft ‘Drone Bill’, scheduled to...

Terra Drone And LG U+ Put UTM System Into Commercial Use For The First...

Terra Drone Co., Ltd., the leading Japanese commercial drone service company, has commercialized UTM(Unmanned Traffic Management)system for the first time in Korea collaborating with...

ASTM Committee advances array of standards for drones

ASTM International’s committee on unmanned aircraft systems (F38) held a successful meeting at Virginia Tech last week that included significant progress in standards development and...

NVdrones Announces senseFly Compatibility and Product Pricing Plans

NVdrones, a startup that provides cloud-based software solutions for drone fleet management, today announced flight log compatibility with senseFly, the leading provider of professional...

NASA Embraces Urban Air Mobility (UAM), Calls for Market Study

NASA’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) conducts research based on a deliberate and well-coordinated strategic implementation plan. This plan is being expanded to include research...

The FAA Private Rule Making Process

If you have been paying attention and have invested the time into listening to the podcasts, presentations, and videos or read the stories, you’ve...