Sikorsky Awarded DARPA ALIAS Phase 3 Contract to Increase Aircraft Autonomy

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company, has won the contract for Phase 3 of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Aircrew Labor...
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Farewell Phantom 3 Pro, DJI discontinue some of Phantom range

The Phantom 3 Pro and Advanced have been removed from DJI's store. For a little while the P3P represented the best bang for buck in...

PIX4D Junior Technical Sales Representative for Drone Software, San Francisco, USA

We are looking for a technically skilled Junior Sales Representative to join our growing team in San Francisco. Pix4D is a developer of internationally...
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The People vs Lily Robotics

The plot thickens. Sorry folks, it seems that those refunds might not materialize after all. Lily Robotics apparently used your preorder funds as collateral...
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Research flights lay the groundwork for teaching unmanned aircraft to detect and avoid obstacles

For unmanned aircraft systems to safely fly autonomously in increasingly crowded airspace, they must be able to accurately detect and avoid obstacles like trees,...
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Drone Pilots Now Have a Quick Way to Prepare for The FAA’s Part 107...

Drone pilots who want to fly their drones for non-recreational purposes can quickly and conveniently pass their Part 107, remote pilot test with the...
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Fourteen year old Indian student develops mine clearing drone

Harshwardhan Zala, a fourteen-year-old Indian from the state of Gujarat, has been granted a 730,000 US Dollar contract with the Gujarati government to produce...

EuroUSC UK in the hands of the administrator

Announced via Twitter today, EuroUSC UK was put into the hands of the administrator yesterday, the 12th of January 2017. At the moment Companies House...
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AAUS Survey of Local Government Drone Bylaws

The Australian Association for Unmanned Systems (AAUS) is concerned about the increase in local government laws prohibiting the use of drones/RPAS in public areas....
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Swift Navigation Co-Founders Colin Beighley and Fergus Noble Make Forbes 30 Under 30

Hands up, who remembers Piksi, 2013 much simpler times. A crowdfunder that worked and now a mention in Forbes! Well done chaps. Swift Navigation, the...