AMA Works to Amend Reauthorization Bill Providing Relief for Model Aviation from sUAS Rules

M U N C I E, I N – Sen. James Inhofe, OK, successfully sponsored S.223 in the Senate yesterday with an amendment...

Commercial UAS flight to be permitted in the USA by no later than September...

FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011 Start logging flight hours and failures and hope to be one of the chosen few allowed to start...

Sagetech Transponder flies in K-State UAS

Natalie Blair for KSAL News It squawks. It's the size of a business card. Weighing less than a cell phone, it's the world's smallest...

Washington Post reports privacy fears over Police sUAS use.

A recent Washington Post article by Peter Finn contains the following statement:- For now, the use of drones for high-risk operations is exceedingly rare. ...

ScanEagle hunts seals

Gizmag highlights the use of ScanEagle images to track arctic seals. The Arctic region is currently experiencing a warming trend which is seeing the ice...

Boeing aims to speak a common language.

Boeing is developing a common control system  for its growing fleet of unmanned aerial systems By Marguerite Norgren Against a backdrop of sandy, scrub desert punctuated...

Boeing touts ScanEagle to India

Boeing is looking to offer its highly successful ScanEagle UAV to India, Dr. Vivek Lall, Vice President, Boeing Defense, Space and Security, India, said. In...

The SFAR Part 107 Shades of Things to Come…

Many of you who have had to back off from the day-to-day UAS airspace integration grind, should find the following update of interest. This type...

Insitu looking for new HQ

Manufacturers of the ScanEagle Insitu maybe on the move reports the Seattle Times. The Boeing subsidiary was named Columbia George's "outstanding aerospace company of the...

FAA, working for the sUAS clampdown?

One of the latest rumors floating around is that come this fall, the FAA has plans to institute some sort of commercial sUAS enforcement...