Tag Archives: UAV

First US unmanned test site operational in North Dakota

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced that the first of six test sites chosen to perform unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research is operational … More ››

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EC calls for tough civil drone rules

The European Commission has today proposed to set tough new standards to regulate the operations of civil drones (or “remotely piloted aircraft sytems” – RPAS). … More ››

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South Texas FAA UAV test site prepares for full operations

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is preparing to be fully operational as one of only six federal test sites for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with another … More ››

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Mini quadcoptor to safeguard Gatwick

A mini quadcoptor will be used by UK Police to help enhance safety at London Gatwick Airport and the area around it. From  this month … More ››

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FAA appeals safety judges drone decision

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is to appeal a court decision that upheld a civilian’s use of a drone for advertising purposes. In 2011, Raphael … More ››

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World ATM Congress: Manning Up

ATM examines how European authorities are forging ahead with efforts to make sure they can cope as more unmanned aircraft arrive in European skies Unmanned … More ››

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Remote Rules

There are a lot of misconceptions and misinformation about unmanned aircraft system (UAS) regulations. Here the Federal Aviation Administration presents some common myths and the … More ››

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Sunhillo tapped for unmanned R&D

Sunhillo Technical Services, a member of the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP) team, has been selected to participate in the FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research and … More ››

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US developing rules for drone hobbyists

The United States Federal Aviation Administration’s UAS Integration Office and the Academy for Model Aeronautics are  to work together toward ensuring modelers fly their both … More ››

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FAA selects unmanned research centres

After a rigorous 10-month selection process involving 25 proposals from 24 states, United States Federal Aviation Administration has chosen six unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research … More ››

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