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...

Be Careful What You Lobby For

This is breaking news. It appears that proceedings on the ID and Tracking ARC did not produce the desired results. Word on the street...

The FAA Seeks Emergency Clearance to Revise its Existing Information Collection 2120-0768, Part 107...

Just park this here, it may be of interest moving forward. Read in full here Affected Public: Businesses and Small UAS operators under 14 CFR part 107. Frequency of...

U-space steps up to PODIUM

The SESAR Horizon 2020 PODIUM project will demonstrate unmanned aircraft system traffic management (UTM) services, procedures and technologies at four operational sites in Denmark,...

Regulations obstruct high-value European drone market

Plea for more space and consistent regulations for drones in Europe - concerns 1,500 jobs in Twente alone The rules for the use and testing...

uAvionix Joins ForeFlight Connect Program with echoUAT and SkyEcho ADS-B Transceivers

Bigfork, MT, October 10, 2017 – uAvionix Corporation announced today that both the echoUAT and SkyEcho ADS-B Transceivers are officially supported on ForeFlight Mobile, the...
Aireon

Successful Third Launch Brings 10 More Aireon Payloads to Orbit

Space-Based ADS-B data already displaying significant value as NAV CANADA, Enav, Naviair, the IAA, ATNS and FlightAware have established live data connections MCLEAN, VA –...