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NZ to host drone trials in dedicated airspace

A New Zealand tech company has been cleared by New Zealand’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to host drone trials in the country’s newest 874 sq … More ››

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Airbus launches commercial drone services

Airbus has launched its US base and operations of a new commercial drone start-up called Airbus Aerial at the AUVSI Xponential tradeshow and conference in … More ››

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EASA proposes rules for safe drone operations

Europe aviation officials have tabled proposals that will require any drone weighing more than 250g to be remotely identifiable with those over 900g to be … More ››

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Ready, Steady…Go?

Christian Ramsey, president at uAvionix, discusses the battle for drone tracking technology. There has been a lot of discussion in the past couple of years … More ››

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FAA studies on drone collision risk continue

US studies by a consortium of leading universities have made a start toward better understanding the risks of allowing small unmanned aircraft – or drones … More ››

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FAA publishes first drone maps for US airspace

The United States’ Federal Aviation Administration has begun to publish electronic maps for airports across the country that detail where and at what altitudes remote … More ››

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Hanover receives FAA drone use approval

The US town of Hanover has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its drone programme, the first municipality in the Commonwealth of … More ››

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SingPost becomes Airbus Skyways partner

Airbus Helicopters is collaborating with Singapore Post (SingPost) as its logistics partner for the innovative Skyways parcel delivery project. The MoU was signed at the … More ››

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FAA to use maps to speed drone consent, restricts military area ops

The United States is planning to release the first set of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) facility maps on April 27. The maps will depict areas … More ››

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FAA predicts tenfold increase in US commercial drones by 2021

A new report from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has forecast that the use of commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or drones in the … More ››

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