DAC – Who’s Minding the Store?

The latest expose about the DAC in the Washington Post was an eye-opener that validates many of the misgivings some of us have had...

HAZON, PrecisionHawk partnership increases safety for commercial drone operators

HAZON Solutions (“HAZON”), the national leader in drone inspection services, and PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies, announced a partnership today to integrate...

When Your Letter to Congress Doesn’t Match Your Letter to POTUS (Oops..)

But lately, I have grown rather confused. For example, I would like to highlight a series of letters from AUVSI that began in 2016. Rewinding...

Thales demonstrates ECOsystem UTM automatic drone flight authorization incorporating FAA LAANC concepts

The Federal Aviation Administration has selected a small group of companies, including Thales, to support their effort to simplify the process for small UAS...
AAV

VIMANA Blockchain Airspace Ecosystem and AAV

Not only a UTM but an aircraft as well coming out of the dark this week in Dubai. Announcements will be made about partnerships...

Strix Imaging successfully maps largest area ever attempted by commercial drone in the U.S.

In August 2017, northern Nevada-based Strix Imaging used drone technology to map an 18,000-acre mine exploration site, south of Elko, for Contact Gold LLC...

Skyward Approved to Give Commercial Drone Operators Instant Access to Controlled Airspace with LAANC

Skyward, a Verizon company has been approved to give commercial drone operators instant access to controlled airspace with the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification...

Daedalus Drone Services Awarded Unprecedented Airspace Waiver for Routine Commercial Operations in Boston’s Restricted...

Boston, Massachusetts – After months of review, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently awarded Daedalus Drone Services with unprecedented approval to fly in and...

Drones and Federal Preemption – RCAPA writes to the President

Friday, October 13, 2017 RE: Drones and Federal Preemption President Donald J. Trump 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. Washington, DC 20006 Dear President Trump, I am writing you today to appeal...
Cranfield

Saab signs contract for virtual control tower at Cranfield Airport

“The digital control tower will be a significant boost for Cranfield Airport and the research capabilities of the University”, says Professor Sir Peter Gregson...