Founder of Facebook’s secretive Aquila drone project leaves as internal emails reveal significant new direction

According to his LinkedIn profile, he “set up the Facebook team to design, develop and operate Aquila 1 UAV,” as well as setting up the “design … Aircraft Systems Flight Center Infrastructure (RPAS/UAS) Data Center Site Selection and Consulting.”)

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VIDEO: Fly-Over Over Slumping Kilauea Volcano, As Scientist Explains

USGS scientists Steve Brantley explained the dramatic changes. Earlier Tuesday, the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory shared this information on a recent UAV mission to the summit area: A UAS (Unoccupied Aircraft Systems) mission on June 24, 2018 …

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Kansas State Polytechnic receives FAA’s first waiver to a university to fly UAS beyond line of sight

“At the time of notification to us, the FAA’s website showed only 20 waivers to this regulation, and only half are waived to allow small UAS operations where the remote pilot in command and the visual observers may not be able to see the aircraft.

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