3DR shares progress updates on commercial sUAS work

The issue with 3D Robotics efforts to move from serving the hobbyist market to the commercial enterprise space hasn't been related to its unmanned aircraft system or software performance. The highly publicized drone entity has the stories to prove it
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Using innovative satellite, 5G system, sUAS goes BVLOS in Va

Credit a one-of-a-kind satellite system that utilizes a 22-meter reflector-based antenna for the successful test flight of a small unmanned aircraft system that flew more than 12 miles beyond visual line of sight.
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Verizon tests cellphone tower in the sky to aid first responders

Verizon is testing a drone equipped as a flying cell tower to demonstrate its ability to provide communications to first responders during emergencies and disasters when normal communications are knocked out. A larger test is planned for next month.
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Nation’s largest private aggregate producer partners with Airware

The nation's largest family-owned producer of crushed stone, sand and gravel is shifting its focus to the sky. Luck Stone, based in Richmond, Virginia, has partnered with Airware to better utilize drone data on more than 22 sites.
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FAA maps will speed up drone authorization applications

The FAA this week announced that on April 27, it will release the first set of UAS facility maps showing areas and altitudes near airports where drones can safely operate. This will help the agency process Part 107 requests more quickly.
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Pipeline inspection drone developed for oil and gas industry

The vertical-take-off-and-landing SkyOne UAS developed by SkyX, a new Canadian aerospace company, is intended to serve the oil and gas industry's need for pipeline inspection, mapping and surveillance.
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Industry Events

AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2017

May 8-11, 2017
Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center
Dallas, 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

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October 3-4, 2017
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
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October 24-26, 2017
The Westgate Resort
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