Crop Protection Application by Drone: A Q&A with Kray Technologies CEO Dmytro Surdu

What will be included with the UAS? The UAS includes one UAV with the integrated ground station, which allows it to perform operations with maximum productivity safely. I hear your company is relocating to California, how has this move gone and how has it …

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LaMalfa Supports Comprehensive Aviation Reform

Directs the FAA Administrator to further allow for the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for inspecting power lines and water infrastructure. Congressman Doug LaMalfa is a lifelong farmer representing California’s First Congressional District …

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How the USC/LA Times Daybreak tracking poll works

The USC Dornsife/L.A. Times Presidential Election “Daybreak” Poll asks more than 400 people each day about their voting intentions. The poll is part of the Understanding America Study (UAS) at the University of Southern California’s Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research. Each day’s poll…

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Wayward aircraft frustrating wildfire fight on Iron Range

Like those responsible for fighting California wildfires a year ago, those in charge of quelling a wildfire on the Iron Range are frustrated with drone operators and pilots who they say are interfering with firefighting efforts. Last year, CalFire grounded all the aircraft fighting a wildfire in the San Bernardino mountains after pilots saw two drones nearby.

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Mexico flies Arcturus fixed-wing VTOL UAV

New Orleans (UPI) May 3, 2016 Arcturus UAV reports that the Mexican Navy is using its T-20 JUMP fixed-wing, vertical takeoff and landing unmanned aerial vehicle. The fixed-wing VTOL UAV, with an electro-optical/infrared payload, has been conducting unspecified operations since its procurement earlier this year, the California-based company said. The T-20 JUMP is a VTOL variant of Arcturus …

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