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FAA Pushes for Repeal of Section 336 and More Authority Over Recreational Operators

FAA Pushes for Repeal of Section 336 and More Authority Over Recreational Operators

Deputy Associate Administrator for FAA’s Security and Hazardous Materials Office Angela Stubblefield   The U.S. House of Representatives Aviation Committee held a Counter UAS ...

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Florida Workshop Will Focus on Drones and Hurricanes

Florida Workshop Will Focus on Drones and Hurricanes

With hurricane season approaching, Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay Campus is testing drones to help save time and lives amid disaster. On July 14, the FlU ...

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60,000 Bottles of Beer per Hour: This Collision-Tolerant Drone Keeps Production Going During Inspection at Pilsner Urquell

60,000 Bottles of Beer per Hour: This Collision-Tolerant Drone Keeps Production Going During Inspection at Pilsner Urquell

It’s a challenging question: how to inspect the ceiling of a vast production facility, without having to shut it down. Czechoslovakian beer giant Pilsner Urquell found the ...

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Mapping from a Drone vs. Mapping from Manned Aircraft or Satellite Data: The Difference is Getting Smaller All the Time with SimActive

Mapping from a Drone vs. Mapping from Manned Aircraft or Satellite Data: The Difference is Getting Smaller All the Time with SimActive

Creating 3D models and maps from aerial footage isn’t a new idea.  Sophisticated, survey grade models from satellite and aircraft images have been used for large scale ...

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DRONAMICS: Could Massive Delivery Drones Replace Trucks and Change the World?

DRONAMICS: Could Massive Delivery Drones Replace Trucks and Change the World?

They call it the Black Swan – one of those unforeseen events that can have dramatic consequences to the world as we know it.  This unmanned cargo vehicle – the brainchild of ...

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Intel Drone Boss Anil Nanduri Joins NASA Advisory Council Aeronautics Committee

Intel Drone Boss Anil Nanduri Joins NASA Advisory Council Aeronautics Committee

Vice President and General Manager of Intel’s Drone Group, Anil Nanduri, has been appointed to the NASA Advisory Council Aeronautics Committee. Nanduri has previously worked ...

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South Korean Telecom Launches Airship Drone Platform

South Korean Telecom Launches Airship Drone Platform

In an effort to bolster a nationwide 5G network, South Korean telecom giant KT Corp will launch a new drone platform to provide mobile communications centers that can also ...

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AirVuz Video of the Week: Moscow, Russia

AirVuz Video of the Week: Moscow, Russia

Wherever you are in the world, there’s a good chance someone is following the world cup finals near you. We don’t know yet who will play in the match next Sunday, but to put ...

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Rocketmine Recieves BVLOS Authorization in South Africa

Rocketmine Recieves BVLOS Authorization in South Africa

South Africa has a huge potential market for commercial drones, offering opportunities for drone technology in mining, agriculture, delivery, and other areas.  Approval for ...

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Drone Harmony App Makes Cell-Tower Inspections Safer

Drone Harmony App Makes Cell-Tower Inspections Safer

A Swiss-based drone company is making cell towers safer and cheaper to inspect thanks to an automated capture app. Drone Harmony of Luzern, Switzerland has developed Cell ...

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