Luke Geiver

Luke Geiver is Managing Editor of UAS Magazine. Since joining the UAS team, he’s strived to cover the most relevant, useful and pressing issues on all things UAV-related from precision agriculture to U.S. FAA regulations. Geiver also oversees another industry-leading magazine based in the energy sector. He received a bachelor’s degree in English from South Dakota State University and a master’s degree in English from the University of North Dakota.

Latest Posts by Luke Geiver

October 10, 2017

Drone delivery system tethers packages to any customer location

Drones in flight aren't limited by terrain or traffic, so why should they be limited by a zip or postal code? That is the question a team of researchers from Cambridge Consultants is asking. They've developed a new, product box tethered-based system. READ MORE

September 27, 2017

Illinois drone-service franchise opens for local, national work

Measure, one of the largest drone service providers in the U.S., is hoping Springfield, Illinois, will be the location that starts a major trend. This week, the company held its first-ever grand opening of a new drone service franchise. READ MORE

September 18, 2017

Strong demand leads DroneDefender makers to release new version

After selling more than 300 units of a counter-drone device originally designed to be a prototype only, Battelle has announced a new version of its DroneDefender system. READ MORE

September 13, 2017

Honeywell UAV experts explain new collaboration with Intel

End-user clients looking for unmanned aircraft systems-services will most likely recognize the UAS-world's newest duo of big-name collaborators: Intel and Honeywell. Learn why they are working together and what they have to offer. READ MORE

September 13, 2017

Highlights from Verizon’s drone work post-Harvey

Verizon's continued integration of unmanned aircraft systems into the communication giant's internal operations and external offerings was on full display post Hurricane Harvey. READ MORE

September 13, 2017

Risk manager survey reveals No. 1 concern with drones

The Risk Management Society Annual Conference held earlier this year in April provided the backdrop for a new survey that reveals the mood of risk managers on drones. 100 risk managers were surveyed. READ MORE

August 16, 2017

RAND report uses equations to answer questions on drone delivery

A newly-released study by RAND Corp. offers insight into the impacts of drone delivery over urban settings. The study assesses infrastructure requirements, aerial congestion and privacy along with other elements. READ MORE

August 16, 2017

Kansas, AirMap announce first-of-kind UAS traffic management deal

California-based AirMap is bringing its unmanned aircraft vehicle traffic management system to Kansas. Through a partnership with the Kansas Department of Transportation, AirMap will deploy its UTM system across the state. READ MORE

August 16, 2017

Clear-Com to showcase new cross-domain UAS solution at UAS Summit

At this year's UAS Summit and Expo, Clear-Com, the global leader in real-time communications and connectivity solutions, will present its highly-scalable voice communications solution for the first time. READ MORE

July 05, 2017

Verizon explains flying-cell-site drone-project

First responders, Verizon and American Aerospace Technologies Inc. have showcased a new strategy to utilize a drone to create a cell tower in the sky. UAS Magazine caught up with the team for more on their efforts. READ MORE