“Game of Drones” Winners Showcase the Importance of Anti-Drone Technology Evaluation Events

C-UAS Program/Portfolio Manager at Battelle, told Commercial UAV News. The drone industry and technology are evolving so quickly that a single method of detection or defeat will either be ineffective or cost-prohibitive for even the best-funded government …

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U.S. House Aviation Subcommittee tackles UAS issues

legal and policy issues related to UAS. Drone safety, privacy and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations were among the topics discussed by committee members and those presenting testimony. “We are seeing industry and government work closely …

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How Drones are Helping the Fight Against Disease Outbreaks

OI is helping to grow this industry and improve mapmaking, surveying and UAS situational awareness altogether. OI has proven that drones can be safely integrated into the national airspace and can provide the necessary measures for eased FAA regulations to …

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News and Updates – Drone ID Aviation Rulemaking Committee Update

The first meeting of the UAS Identification and Tracking Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC) on June 21-23 advanced key policies of concern to the FAA, industry and law enforcement. During this initial meeting, the ARC considered issues such as existing …

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Thales ready for Royal Navy test of its unmanned systems

Paris, France (SPX) Oct 10, 2016 – Thales has announced it will be playing a major role in a large Royal Navy demonstration this month to determine the feasability of using unmanned systems in a maritime environment. Unmanned Warrior, the largest demonstration of its kind in the UK, will bring together Thales and around 40 participants from the Ministry of Defence, industry and academia to …

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A.M. Best Briefing: Growing Market Usage for Aerial Drones

A.M. Best has released a new briefing that explores the rapidly growing drone industry and the unique risks faced by U.S. commercial lines insurers. The Best’s Briefing, titled, “Growing Market Usage for Aerial Drones,” states that drone manufacturers could face product liability issues, while inappropriate misuse of drones could also bring insurability problems.

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