Aviation coalition urges Congress to allow for full FAA regulation of UAS

(ALPA) – The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), Airlines for America (A4A), and the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) called on Congress to reverse legislation that limits the ability of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA …

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Improving the Security of Commercial Drones with a Better Wireless Network

According to a report from the Association for Unmanned Aerial Systems International (AUVSI), “The flood of commercial exemption requests to the FAA shows that a mature UAV commercial market … challenges with current UAS communications protocols …

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Enterprise drone use makes gains, but safety questions remain

The FAA Part 107 rule, especially for the commercial industry … We already know that the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International predicts the UAS industry to create over $80 billion in economic opportunity over the next decade.

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Mississippi State University further cements leadership role in UAS research

Projections by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems indicate the industry could generate more than 100,000 jobs, with an economic impact of $82 billion, in the first decade after the FAA permits normal … nation’s hub for UAS research and …

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More than 1,000 FAA Part 107 Drone Waivers Granted

In the first year since the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) launched the Part 107 small UAS rule, more than 1,000 operators have received waivers, according to a new report from the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI).

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