Unmanned Aircraft Systems’ Remote Sensing Technology Used Against Bark Beetles in National Forests

 2011 Unmanned Aircraft Systems’ Remote Sensing Technology Used Against Bark Beetles in National Forests Brett Whalin   This paper goes over the growing problem of bark beetles destroying...

sUAS News interview with RCAPA President, Rick Connolly

The 5-year anniversary of the FAA decree provided an excellent occasion to interview the head of the only genuine UAS grassroots advocacy organization on...

AOPA urges changes to UAS-only airspace proposal

By Jim Moore AOPA submitted several suggestions that would mitigate the impact of a proposed restricted airspace reserved for unmanned aircraft in North Dakota, but...

The RCAPA ARC Inclusion Appeal Update

Thus far, we’ve only heard back from the Small Business Administration, and the FAA. It would appear that they couldn’t find Rick Prosek, which...

NASA Research & Development Sources Sought for Airworthiness Certification Case Study for UAS

Synopsis - Feb 08, 2012 General Information Solicitation Number: N/A Reference Number: NND12UACCCS Posted Date: Feb 08, 2012 FedBizOpps Posted Date: Feb 08, 2012 Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No Original...

Senate joins House in passing FAA bill, exemption for aeromodeling

M U N C I E – The U.S. Senate late Monday joined the House in passing the first full FAA Reauthorization Bill in more...

ScanEagle goes to sea

By Sub-Lieutenant Emily Todd When HMCS Charlottetown deployed to the Mediterranean Sea for Operation ACTIVE ENDEAVOUR, she took with her a potent surveillance and reconnaissance capability that is...

Superman flies over New York

An interesting flight that puts the cat amongst the pigeons, or superhero. I wonder what the AMA line will be, payment for services, and flight within...

LAPD Warning Against Hiring Unmanned Aircraft Operators for Aerial Photography

It seems that California is just about the only State that notices commercial UAS use is still unregulated in the USA. Last year we...

RCAPA ARC Inclusion Campaign Goes Viral

At the same time as we posted the FAA ARC inclusion saga the following was on its way to our Federal representation (House and...