Weed trial for ScanEagle

Insitu Pacific, the Australia-based subsidiary of Insitu Inc., announced today that it will employ its ScanEagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) on behalf of the Queensland...

sUAS News Endorsements for AUVSI BoD Candidates

There is no denying that the world has come around to the unmanned technologies actuality. We have much to celebrate in reaching the mainstream...

Airport, partners vie to be unmanned aircraft site

BY JOYCE LOBECK - SUN STAFF WRITER As the next epoch of air travel in pilotless craft gains momentum, two pieces of federal legislation have...

Push is on to make Inyokern a hub for UAV development

By John V. Ciani Daily Independent Ridgecrest, Calif. — The Federal Aviation Administration is hunting for six sites to act as research and development hubs for unmanned...

Sen. Paul Introduces Bill to Protect Americans Against Unwarranted Drone Surveillance

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Sen. Rand Paul introduced legislation into the Senate that protects individual privacy against unwarranted governmental intrusion through the use of the...

Hyde County bids to host site for drone planes

By Jeff Hampton The Virginian-Pilot Surrounded by open fields and set near the sea, Hyde County's remote airport could become North Carolina's first approved unmanned aircraft launching...

Swedish Order AeroVironment Puma AE and Wasp

AeroVironment AVAV -0.80% has received a firm fixed-price order for 12 hybrid small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (Forsvarets Materielverk) on behalf...

Springfield plans $2.3M 
hangar complex

By Michael Cooper, Staff Writer Dayton Daily News SPRINGFIELD — The city of Springfield wants to build a $2.3 million hangar complex at its airport to...

Integrating manned, unmanned vehicles in airspace system

By Benét J. Wilson AOPA supports the integration of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into the National Airspace System as long as they "do no harm"...

AMA to look again at FPV rules

From Dave Mathewson’s Upcoming Model Aviation Column First person view (FPV) flight involves flying a radio-controlled aircraft while viewing the flight through a set of...