General Atomics new SkyGuardian has commercial potential

The SkyGuardian, a new, upgraded version of the General Atomics Predator B, is going through an FAA type certification process that will enable it and other larger drone designs to eventually operate in the national airspace.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Ukraine drone flights prove UAV crop spraying becoming reality

For two straight growing seasons, crop fields in a portion of Ukraine have benefited from unmanned aircraft vehicles used to spray bio-pesticide and liquid fertilizer, and now, the team wants to serve American customers.
READ MORE   SHARE    


Tiny ADS-B transceiver could provide high-traffic drone solution

A low-power ADS-B transceiver the size of a dime could provide a solution for dealing with the large numbers of drones expected to be in the skies in the near future. uAvionix is working with the FAA to perfect the technology.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Ascentium Capital, Airsure partner on new drone finance packages

Juniper Unmanned Inc. announced that it has partnered with Ascentium Capital LLC and Airsure Limited to offer new drone insurance and customized finance packages in the United States for operators to purchase drones, equipment or insurance.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Outer space satellite developer engineers solar wing for UAV

SolAero Technologies, a New Mexico-based solar technology developer responsible for supplying solar panels for outer space satellites, is now helping drone-based operations fly within the atmosphere.
READ MORE   SHARE    

NASA, FAA test UAS to track spacecraft in the national airspace

The Near Space Corp. assisted NASA and the FAA in tests using drones to track spacecraft that transit the national airspace as they re-enter the Earth's atmosphere. The tests took place at Oregon's Tillamook Test Range.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Industry Events

International LiDAR Mapping Forum

February 13-15, 2017
Hyatt Regency Denver
Denver, Colorado

SPAR 3D Expo & Conference

April 2-5, 2017
Mariott Marquis
Houston, Texas

Commercial UAV Expo Europe

June 19-21, 2017
The Square
Brussels, Belgium

Sensors Expo

June 27-29, 2017
McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, California

2017 UAS Summit & Expo

August 21-23, 2017
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, North Dakota

InterDrone

September 6-8, 2017
Rio Hotel
Las Vegas, Nevada

Commercial UAV Expo Americas

October 24-26, 2017
The Westgate Resort
Las Vegas, Nevada





308 Second Ave. N., Suite 304 | Grand Forks, ND 58203 | TheUASMagazine.com | 866-746-8385

© BBI International 2017