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AirMap, Kittyhawk and Wing Demonstrate InterUSS Remote ID Solution

AirMap, Kittyhawk and Wing Demonstrate InterUSS Remote ID Solution

Flying a drone is very different from flying a plane or driving a car. For starters, it’s remote. The separation between pilot and vehicle means there’s limited accountability ...

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Drone Company CyPhy Relaunches as Aria Insights

Drone Company CyPhy Relaunches as Aria Insights

Massachusetts-based CyPhy Works has spun off into a new company dedicated to autonomous, robotic “teammates” via artificial intelligence. Aria Insights launched this week, ...

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FAA Proposes New Drone Regs and a New Pilot Program: One More Step Towards Drone Integration

FAA Proposes New Drone Regs and a New Pilot Program: One More Step Towards Drone Integration

At yesterday’s annual meeting of the Transportation Research Board, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced new proposed rules to allow drones to ...

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JD, China’s E-Commerce Giant, Says 50% of Deliveries Will Be Made by Drone

JD, China’s E-Commerce Giant, Says 50% of Deliveries Will Be Made by Drone

While the U.S. and Europe inch closer to drone delivery, China is racing ahead.  China’s leading e-commerce company, JD, has launched an agressive trial that the company says ...

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Nominations Open For 2019 AUVSI XCELLENCE Humanitarian Awards

Nominations Open For 2019 AUVSI XCELLENCE Humanitarian Awards

Last year’s Association for Unmanned Vehicles Systems International (AUVSI) XPONENTIAL trade show included the inaugural XCELLENCE Humanitarian Awards. Prizes were awarded to ...

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Canada’s New Drone Regulations: Rigid or Reasonable?

Canada’s New Drone Regulations: Rigid or Reasonable?

Transport Canada has announced new rules for drones, which will take effect in June of 2019.   The new rules require more training, licensing and registration, and specify ...

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Drone Industry Rallies With Aviation Stakeholders to End Government Shutdown: “Safety and Security Jeopardized”

Drone Industry Rallies With Aviation Stakeholders to End Government Shutdown: “Safety and Security Jeopardized”

Nate Lee , from Wikimedia CommonsLast week, the drone industry – including leading drone advocacy group The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) – ...

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Where Was the Amazing New Drone at CES This Year? Why a Little Boredom is a Good Thing.

Where Was the Amazing New Drone at CES This Year? Why a Little Boredom is a Good Thing.

EHANG 184 AAV Manned Flight Test by EHANG CEO Mr. Hu Huazhi (PRNewsfoto/EHang Holdings Limited) News and commentary.  A few years ago audiences were wowed by the idea of ...

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Apparent Drone Sighting Halts Departures at London Heathrow

Apparent Drone Sighting Halts Departures at London Heathrow

A matter of days after London Gatwick was shut for 36 hours following reports of drones flying above the airport, reported drone sightings have halted departures at Heathrow, ...

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Drone Company AEE Announces AI-fueled Product Launch at CES 2019

Drone Company AEE Announces AI-fueled Product Launch at CES 2019

During CES 2019, drone-tech company AEE Aviation announced the expansion of their partnership with AI start-up ModalAI with the goal of empowering “drones to navigate ...

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