UVU bidding to own the skies: Aviation department heads alliance to become FAA test...

By Jonathan Boldt OREM — The Federal Aviation Administration is pushing for institutions to bid on becoming training sites for a congressionally mandated test facility...

Local company leading work on unmanned aircraft

By Andrew McGinn SPRINGFIELD — An industry report this week predicted that unmanned aircraft systems will create more than 2,700 new Ohio jobs by 2025, but for...

Huntsville vying to be one of six sites selected for FAA drone testing center

Leada Gore | [email protected] Huntsville is vying to be one of six sites selected by the Federal Aviation Administration for the testing of unmanned aerial...

Bid to test unmanned aircraft key to St. Mary’s economic diversity

Having Maryland named as one of six sites in the country designated to test unmanned aerial vehicles for commercial use could be a good...

UAV testing could bring 2,700 jobs, $2.1B to Ohio, study says

By Barrie Barber The potential growth of the unmanned aerial systems industry will have an “enormous economic and job creation” impact in the United States, creating...

Z Microsystems to provide rugged displays for Navy shipboard UAV control system

U.S. Navy unmanned aerial drone experts needed color rugged displays for the Small Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (STUAS RQ-21A) program aboard several kinds of amphibious transport ships. They...

Communities Compete to Be Silicon Valley of Domestic Drone Production

Across the country, states are vying to attract the engineers who will build our new domestic drone force, and they're finding that being a...

Whoops I did it again

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard said Saturday that it captured a foreign unmanned aircraft during a military exercise in southern Iran. Gen....

Insitu Awarded Special Forces Contract for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Insitu Inc. announced today that the U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has awarded the company a Mid-Endurance Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MEUAS) Intelligence Gathering, Target...

Central NY could be test site for unmanned aircraft

by Jim Kenyon Imagine looking up toward the sky one day and realizing that many of the aircraft flying overhead would be unmanned, meaning no pilot. On...