DSTW

Drone Stuff This Week March 7th 2017 DSTW #30

A full DSTW that passed quickly. I will describe what happened here; there are links to events in the timeline in the comments section...

Harris Corporation to Help Develop First US BVLOS Network for Drone Operations

Harris Corporation has received a two-year grant to help develop a first-of-its-kind solution to enable beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) operations for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Representatives from...
arcticshark

Pendleton Range to test ArcticShark

ArcticShark – a groundbreaking new unmanned aerial system designed to collect the world’s most sophisticated atmospheric data in the Arctic – will undergo flight...
drone network

Why the Drone Network of Tomorrow is Farther Away than You Think

Airspace integration and management solutions for drones continue to garner new investment, but most options are based on fairytale scenarios and raise more questions...
Drone America

Drone America UAV, delivers emergency supplies with thirty nine mile flight in Nevada

The Nevada Drone Industry set a new long-distance record for aerial package delivery flying a fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) under beyond line of...
drone sighting

FAA Releases Updated Drone Sighting Reports

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today released an updated list of pilot, air traffic controller, law enforcement and citizen reports of potential drone sighting with unmanned aircraft...
UND

Executive Director, UND Institute for Unmanned and Autonomous Systems

The University of North Dakota (UND) has newly created the UND Institute for Unmanned and Autonomous Systems and is seeking a founding Executive Director...
Mesquite

Mesquite, Nevada – A Desert Oasis for Testing Big UAS

The UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) industry includes a variety of aircraft and platforms necessary to accomplish a growing number of mission profiles and applications....
Senator Greg Baca

Senator Greg Baca New Mexico, Ban Drones Flying Near Critical Facilities

Santa Fe-- To protect facilities that are critical to the public’s welfare,  it would be unlawful to fly an unmanned aircraft- commonly referred to...
drone complier

Drone Complier selected by Australian CASA to develop the official drone app

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has teamed up with the specialist company, Drone Complier, to develop a smartphone, tablet and web-based app to...