Operations

December 13, 2021

Northrop Grumman Global Hawk Expands in SkyRange Program for DoD

BY Northrop Grumman Northrop Grumman Global Hawk to Expand Participation in SkyRange Program for US Department of Defense READ MORE

December 10, 2021

UAV Navigation Accomplished Operation from Spain to Australia

BY David PintaUAV Navigation Accomplished Real Time Operation Support From Spain To Australia Thanks To Visionair CloudLink READ MORE

December 09, 2021

Skyward Announces Preorders for Parrot ANAFI Ai 4G LTE

BY Verizon Skyward, A Verizon company, announced preorder availability for Parrot ANAFI Ai, the first and only off-the-shelf drone powered by Verizon’s 4G LTE network, as part of the Skyward Connected Drone Solution. READ MORE

December 07, 2021

Airspace Link Partners with the City of Arlington, Texas

BY Airspace Link Airspace Link, Inc., a leading Detroit-based provider of drone mapping and solution software, announced it will be partnering with the City of Arlington, Texas, to pilot its new FlySafe Program, powered by the AirHub™ platform. READ MORE

December 02, 2021

NUAIR Welcomes John Gustafson and Melinda Marion

BY NUAIR Two new jobs created to facilitate NUAIR growth and advancement of New York’s 50-Mile Drone Corridor. READ MORE

December 02, 2021

GA-ASI Completes Series Of System Level Tests For Protector

BY General Atomics Full-Scale Static, High-Intensity Radiated Frequency and Environmental Testing Complete for new RPA READ MORE

December 02, 2021

AeroVironment Secures $4M Military Sales Contract For US Ally

BY AeroVironment Puma 3 All Environment (AE) and Wasp AE unmanned aircraft systems deliver immediate tactical intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance in maritime and land operations READ MORE

December 02, 2021

Vantis Seeks Proposals for Vendors Supporting BVLOS Testing

BY Vantis Vantis, North Dakota’s Statewide UAS Network, has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking multiple unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or drones, to support operational testing of beyond-visual-line-of-sight flights (BVLOS) on the network. READ MORE

November 30, 2021

Project RISE increases non-segregated airspace flight approvals

BY Dronecloud Project RISE, successfully completed, to help unlock the future of drone operations through consolidating UTM services. Field trials were successfully completed at Cranfield Airport in the UK in November 2021, demonstrating a working solution. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

NCTC to Host Aerial Drone Competition and Aviation Open House

BY Northland Community & Technical College Visitors can take part in hands-on activities, virtual reality experiences, and see drones in competition READ MORE

November 29, 2021

UMS Skeldar to provide versatility of RPAS operations

BY Primoco UAV SE Primoco UAV SE and Swiss-Swedish UMS Skeldar have teamed up as part of a cooperation agreement to provide selected customers with a combination of the Primoco One 150 fixed-wing and UMS Skeldar’s V-150 rotary wing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). READ MORE

November 29, 2021

German UAM-startup Skyroads partners with Supernal

BY Skyroads Skyroads (formerly D3 Technologies AG) joins Supernal's Airspace Management Consortium (the Consortium) to develop the Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) industry’s airspace operating environment. READ MORE

November 22, 2021

Northrop Grumman Awarded Mission Planning Contract

BY Northrop Grumman Northrop Grumman Awarded Mission Planning Contract to Increase Global Hawk Operational Flexibility READ MORE

November 22, 2021

Walmart, DroneUp Partner on Commercial Drone Delivery Operations

BY DroneUp LLC The retailer is launching three full-time DroneUp airport “Hubs” for on-demand delivery operations. The first operation has already taken flight at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Farmington, Arkansas. READ MORE

November 22, 2021

Canvas Envision to Power 3D CAD-based Visual Communications

BY Canvas Envision Visual communications solutions provider Canvas GFX, Inc, today announced that Zipline, the global leader in instant logistics, has selected Canvas Envision to optimize visual documentation processes across the organization. READ MORE

November 15, 2021

Intermountain Healthcare and Zipline Partner

BY Zipline Intermountain Healthcare will ultimately be able to deliver prescriptions and medical supplies to about 90 percent of patient homes in the Salt Lake City metro area with Zipline’s service. READ MORE

November 10, 2021

Skynetwest Unite Partners to Launch Soaring Eagle Technologies

BY T&D World Two leading companies join forces to become a premier UAS tech-enabled inspections company. READ MORE

November 03, 2021

Skydio Autonomous Drones with Axon Evidence Newly Launched

BY Skydio Skydio and Axon Launch New Integration of Skydio Autonomous Drones with Axon Evidence READ MORE

November 03, 2021

Drone Flights Give Better Data on Vegetation in the Arctic Tundra

BY U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research Climate change is changing the health and distribution of plants around the world. Scientists use various satellite and airborne systems to monitor vegetation changes over space and time. READ MORE

October 29, 2021

ND's Airtonomy wins $1M in Syracuse business competition

BY Jeanne Tyler Moodee Lockman North Dakota is the $1 million grand prize winner of the fifth round of the GENIUS NY accelerator competition. READ MORE

October 21, 2021

Primoco UAV flight tests several drones from one control station

BY Primoco UAV Primoco UAV SE, a Czech company that develops and manufactures the One 150 UAV, successfully flight tested the simultaneous control of multiple unmanned aircraft from one control station. READ MORE

October 21, 2021

Skyports, Irelandia Partner to Bring Drone Deliveries to Colombia

BY Skyports The joint venture will see Skyports’ world-leading drone delivery service connecting hard-to-reach, remote communities across Colombia, to provide healthcare, logistics and maritime drone delivery services. READ MORE

October 21, 2021

Walgreens begins testing drone delivery in Texas

BY MATT O'BRIEN AP Technology WriterWalgreens will begin flying packages by drone to residents in a pair of Texas cities in partnership with Google’s drone-making affiliate, Wing READ MORE

October 20, 2021

2021 UAS Summit & Expo Finishes with Record-Breaking Attendance

BY UAS Summit & Expo Produced by UAS Magazine, the 15th annual UAS Summit & Expo closed with nearly 700 registered attendees and two days of sessions featuring industry leaders and stakeholders. READ MORE

October 20, 2021

Skyward Integrates Updated LAANC for Night Airspace Access & More

BY Blue Print Latest generation of FAA’s LAANC introduces authorizations for drone flights at night and refined airspace grids for Skyward customers READ MORE

October 20, 2021

AeroVironment Demonstrates Maritime Sensor-To-Shooter Capability

BY AEROVIRONMENT, INC. AeroVironment, Inc. announced the successful maritime demonstration of a Puma™ 3 AE small unmanned aircraft system and Switchblade® 300 tactical missile system sensor-to-shooter (S2S) capability as part of NATO REP(MUS) 21 READ MORE

October 20, 2021

Northern Plains Holds Drone Display for Watford City Students

BY Flag Family Media Students at Watford City are learning about drone technology. READ MORE

October 19, 2021

Aveopt Communication Network Integrated into NY’s Drone Corridor

BY NUAIR Safe, reliable communications network key to commercial drone operations READ MORE

October 19, 2021

Operators to Help Farmers Grow with “Smart Farming” Technology

BY Aquiline Drones Aquiline Drones Releases New Online Training Course for Ag Industry READ MORE

October 11, 2021

Vantis and Thales Partner to Build Statewide BVLOS Network

BY Vantis Members from the North Dakota Department of Commerce and Northern Plains UAS Test Site (NPUASTS), which administers Vantis, selected Thales as the long-term systems integrator for Vantis design, operations and maintenance. READ MORE