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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Five cities selected to develop future of drone operations

Southampton City Council also participates in the EPSRC Future Cities project from a drone perspective; and the Airstart project with the Royal National Lifeboat Institute (RNLI) investigating safe routine operation of small UAS’ Beyond Visual Line of …

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Lake Land College offers UAS Certification Exam Preparation Course for drone operators

Students will receive basic ground school training, instruction and practice. The certified flight instructor will present lectures and materials explaining FAA regulations, the National Airspace System, weather, loading and performance, operations and …

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Oklahoma Army National Guard trains on flying the “Shadow”

Oklahoma Army National Guardsmen fly an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) called the RQ-7 Bravo or “Shadow … Naber received a certificate of operation for unmanned aircraft from the FAA and coordinated with the surrounding local authorities, in …

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Long Range, Hyperspectral Vision and Staring IRST – Air Force Essentials in Counter-A2AD Operations

Sense And Avoid: designed for unmanned aerial systems (UAS), autonomous SAA will enable UAS to meet the Federal Aviation Authority’s (FAA) requirements for access to the national airspace. Until now the Air Force explored collision threat avoidance using …

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