Policy & Regulation

April 23, 2021

UAS Magazine Announces 2021 UAS Summit & Expo

BY UAS Magazine Produced by UAS Magazine, UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry. READ MORE

April 23, 2021

New Drone Rules Take Effect Today

BY Federal Aviation Administration Final rules take effect today for remotely identifying drones and allowing operators of small drones to fly over people and at night under certain conditions. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

Cyberhawk Supports National Utility Commitments

BY Aspect Reputation Management Cyberhawk has secured a Master Service Agreement with SP Energy Networks, helping the utility maintain a safe and resilient electricity supply to its customers. READ MORE

March 22, 2021

New Era of U.S. Commercial Space Transportation Begins

BY Federal Aviation Administration The United States is leading the way to a new era of commercial space transportation with a final rule that streamlines the licensing process for private sector launch and reentry operations. READ MORE

March 03, 2021

Dr. Will Roper Joins Volansi Board of Directors

BY Volansi Former Assistant Secretary of the US Air Force brings deep expertise in unlocking defense spending in R&D and emerging technologies to venture-backed companies READ MORE

March 02, 2021

K-State Polytechnic webinar on UAS regulation changes from FAA

BY Kansas State University Kansas State Polytechnic webinar on UAS regulation changes from FAA shared globally READ MORE

February 17, 2021

Safe Drone Integration into National Airspace by Volansi & Others

BY Volansi Volansi partners with three FAA BEYOND program participants working toward the same goal. READ MORE

February 09, 2021

Fla. Enlists with DroneUp For Public Sector Agency Access

BY DroneUp Florida Signs Participating Addendum with DroneUp Providing Public Sector Agencies Access to Drone Services READ MORE

December 29, 2020

U.S. DOT Issues Two Drone Rules to Advance Safety and Innovation

BY Federal Aviation Administration The new rules will require Remote Identification (Remote ID) of drones and allow operators of small drones to fly over people and at night under certain conditions. READ MORE

December 22, 2020

Cadence Aerospace Adds to Leadership Team and Board of Directors

BY Arlington Capital Partners Cadence Aerospace Announces New Appointments to Executive Leadership Team and Company’s Board of Directors READ MORE

December 16, 2020

AI Copilot: Air Force Achieves First Military Flight With AI

BY Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Maj. “Vudu”, a U-2 Dragon Lady pilot assigned to the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, prepares to taxi after returning from a training sortie at Beale Air Force, Calif., Dec. 15, 2020. READ MORE

November 20, 2020

CAL Analytics Adds Contingency Management Platform to reduce risk

BY CAL Analytics Cal Analytics’ introduces Contingency Management Platform and Detect & Avoid Services to reduce risks of drone operations - Ohio company developing technology to increase drone safety READ MORE

November 12, 2020

Sagetech Avionics Partners to Deliver ArduPilot Integration

BY Sagetech Avionics Sagetech’s UAV transponders, through a partnership with Kraus Hamdani Aerospace, now integrate with ArduPilot READ MORE

October 28, 2020

North Dakota Announces Vantis as Statewide UAS BVLOS Network

BY Vantis Already a thriving ecosystem of unmanned aircraft systems, North Dakota takes the next step in UAS advancement, commercialization and development by introducing Vantis, the nation’s first statewide UAS beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) network. READ MORE

October 05, 2020

NCDOT Awarded First-Ever Waiver for Drone Bridge Inspections

BY N.C. Department of Transportation The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday approved a waiver that allows NCDOT to operate Unmanned Aircraft Systems beyond visual line of sight while conducting bridge inspections. READ MORE

September 29, 2020

2020 UAS Summit & Expo Goes Virtual, Moved to Late October

BY UAS Magazine Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry. READ MORE

September 21, 2020

Altitude Angel Establishes "Drone Zone" for Drones and Planes

BY Altitude Angel Arrow Drone Zone’ will enable automated drones and general aviation to harmoniously co-exist in a real-world environment READ MORE

September 04, 2020

Cultivating a Safety Culture - What’s Behind Your Hangar Door?

BY Robert Sumwalt, National Transportation Safety Board Do many business aviation owners really know what’s behind their hangar door? Although there are no absolute assurances, there are a few questions that might help provide some important information about your operations. READ MORE

August 20, 2020

FAA Announces 26 Schools Participating in the UAS-CTI

BY Federal Aviation Administration The FAA’s Collegiate Training Initiative (CTI) program allows educational institutions to collaborate with the FAA to help students pursue their aviation career goals. READ MORE

August 20, 2020

UND to enter new FAA Collegiate Training Initiative program

BY University of North Dakota The University of North Dakota is among the first institutions selected for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new Collegiate Training Initiative for unmanned aerial systems (UAS), according to a recent announcement by the FAA. READ MORE

August 10, 2020

FAA Announces $3.3 Million in Drone Grants for Universities

BY Federal Aviation Administration U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is awarding $3.3 million in research, education and training grants to universities READ MORE

July 30, 2020

Workhorse Receives HVIP Eligibility from the CARB

BY Workhorse Group Inc. Workhorse Group Inc. announced that its C-Series all-electric delivery trucks have been deemed eligible for the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project ("HVIP") program by the California Air Resources Board ("CARB"). READ MORE

July 20, 2020

Flirtey Granted New Patent Instrumental for Drone Delivery

BY Flirtey Flirtey Granted New Patent Instrumental for Safety of Drone Delivery And Celebrates the Five-Year Anniversary of its 'Kitty Hawk Moment READ MORE

July 01, 2020

2020 UAS Summit & Expo Moves to Mid-October

BY UAS Magazine Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry. READ MORE

June 03, 2020

NPUAS names 3 aviation infrastructure partners for BVLOS system

BY Northern Plains UAS Test Site Three leading aviation infrastructure companies have been selected to provide systems engineering and integration services to build, implement, and operate North Dakota’s first-of-its-kind, aviation-grade, statewide network for flying BVLOS. READ MORE

May 12, 2020

Matternet Reaches Milestone in FAA's Type Certification Process

BY Matternet Matternet's M2 Drone approved to start D&R testing, one of the final steps to achieve type certification to fly in the U.S. READ MORE

April 08, 2020

UAS standards roadmap makers issues call for comments

BY American National Standards Institute Issues addressed in the roadmap encompass airworthiness; flight operations; personnel training, qualifications, and certification; infrastructure inspections, environmental applications, commercial services, workplace safety, and public safety. READ MORE

April 08, 2020

Above SoCal, NASA and GA fly SkyGuardian to prove UAS ability

BY General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. NASA’s goal to help accelerate routine UAS operations into the national airspace has moved one step closer with this successful flight demo, according to NASA officials. READ MORE

March 25, 2020

ND Sen, UAS test team working with FAA on drone delivery waiver

BY Luke GeiverThe leading unmanned aircraft system test range in the U.S. may be increasing its support and help in making near-term drone deliveries to areas in urgent need of supplies a reality. READ MORE

March 11, 2020

Leading UAS industry event dates announced

BY John Nelson Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry. READ MORE