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...
Savant

DRI unmanned cloud-seeding Savant realizes beyond visual line of sight

Nevada’s unmanned cloud-seeding research team today realised another fundamental capability in its effort toward enhancing snowfall in mountainous regions of the West. Flown at...
airmap

AirMap Secures $26 Million to Accelerate Global Adoption of Airspace Management Platform for Drones

AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, today announced a $26 million Series B funding round led by Microsoft Ventures, with additional...

NBAA Accepts USI’s Online UAS Course for Professional Development Program and Certified Aviation Manager...

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has approved the Unmanned Safety Institute’s (USI) online “Small UAS Ground School” for participation in the NBAA Professional...
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...
AOPA

AOPA announces drone membership options.

FREDERICK, MD – The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) announced a new line of membership options created for drone pilots, a key part...
UPS

UPS delivery trucks to launch drones for last mile deliveries

Amazon wants to fly a giant blimp and let deliveries swarm from it. UPS is perhaps a little more practical. Make the drone a...
Performance Based Navigation

FYXnav Performance Based Navigation for Drones

When I worked directly with the FAA as a customer, one thing I learned the hard way is that seemingly common sounding words or...
magic sky

Magic Sky to open California’s first DJI authorized retail store on Saturday

DJI, the prominent pioneer in state of the art unmanned aerial photography equipment, has its sagacious eyes set on the North American Market, aiming...
first responders

Drones for First Responders – Elk Grove, California

On Tuesday, February 14th, I gave a presentation on drone applications to a room full of First Responders as guests of the Consumnes River...