The Message for the Drone Industry from the FAA UAS Symposium

Many of the discussions at the recently completed FAA UAS Symposium were associated with familiar drone … safety as being the key that can unlock the front door of the NAS. Doing so needs to be approached in terms of making a given task smarter and …

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Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao Addresses UAS Symposium, Asks Industry to Step Up

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao addressed the audience at the FAA’s UAS Symposium yesterday. In taped remarks, the Chao told attendees that operations over people, night flight, and flight beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) were on the way.

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Officials push for drone ID requirement, new powers for Homeland Security and Justice

or UAS, from product delivery to infrastructure inspection. “One malicious act could put a hard stop on all the good work we’ve done on drone integration,” Elwell said at the symposium put on by the FAA and industry group AUVSI. Drones are covered by laws …

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