Amazon receives FAA experimental UAS certificate

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration today issued an experimental airworthiness certificate to an Amazon Logistics Inc. unmanned aircraft system (UAS) design that the company will use for research and development and crew training.
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Ben Marcus set up as way to give people the option of keeping unmanned aerial systems (UAS) away from their private property, but he has far bigger plans for the organization to address safety and privacy issues.

FAA under fire for enforcing hobbyist UAS regulations

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is being criticized for its attempts to enforce regulations limiting the use of small unmanned aerials systems (sUAS) to hobby or recreational purposes.

Motorola director explains tethered drone investment

Motorola Solutions is looking to tethered-powered unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAVs) for future use in mission critical communications in the public and private sector.

Sky-Futures USA earns UAV exemption for oil, gas inspection

Sky-Futures USA, an unmanned aircraft vehicle inspection service, has received a U.S. Federal Aviation Administration exemption to use Ascending Technology's Falcon 8 drone for inspection services in the oil and gas industry.

PrecisionHawk, U of Toronto partner on jammed UAV GPS solutions

PrecisionHawk and the University of Toronto announced a collaboration to develop solutions for UAVs in the event of GPS loss or jam. The partnership, will aid UAV travel when all other communications or navigation systems are lost.

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