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Eyes On The Prize

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With 700,000 small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or “drones”, purchased in 2015 alone, you’re sure to see one in your area soon, writes Twig Mowatt. … More ››

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US registered drone numbers near 300,000

More than 250,000 drone owners registered their remote-controlled aircraft with the United States Federal Aviation Administration during the first month, according to the aviation agency. The … More ››

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FAA records 181,000 drone registrations

More than 181,000 drones have been registered in the US Federal Aviation Administration’s new drone registration database. “We’re very encouraged by the numbers,” said FAA … More ››

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EASA paves the way for European drone safety

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published a Technical Opinion on the safe use of drones in Europe’s civil airspace. The EASA Technical Opinion … More ››

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FAA releases small UAS registration rule

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has published a streamlined and user-friendly web-based aircraft registration process for owners of small unmanned aircraft (UAS) weighing more … More ››

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Burning Issue

Jim Williams discusses the burning issues of unmanned aircraft systems integration into the US national airspace Unmanned aircraft represent the most disruptive technology to come … More ››

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FAA clears ways for drone registration

The United States Federal Aviation Administration has accepted the final recommendations of its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Registration Task Force Aviation Rulemaking Committee and has begun … More ››

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Toy drones outweigh bird strike danger: study

Hobby drones pose a significant threat to manned rotorcraft in all phases of flight – including cruise – based upon their typical operating altitudes according … More ››

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TEMPAERIS shows RPAS terminal area potential

The final report of the two-year TEMPAERIS project has been formally accepted by the SESAR Joint Undertaking. The experiments conducted through the SESAR RPAS (Remotely … More ››

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Google mulls 2017 parcel delivery

ATCA 2016 The head of Google’s drone project believes that the division could begin delivering packages as early as 2017. David Vos, who leads Project … More ››

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