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EASA creates drone collision task force

The European Aviation Safety Agency is establishing a new task force to assess the risk of collision between drones and aircraft. The task force will: … More ››

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Huerta extends drone stakeholder input

FAA Administrator Michael Huerta announced the US aviation agency is establishing a broad-based advisory committee that will provide advice on key unmanned aircraft integration issues. … More ››

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Harris launches Xtend drone safety system

Harris is fielding what it is calling the most comprehensive solution yet to increase the safety of drones and other unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) flying … More ››

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Dubai sets out fly, no-fly zones for drones

Four drone no-fly zones and nine areas requiring registration have been established across Dubai, reports the National. The emirate’s civil aviation authority said on Monday … More ››

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FAA clears first nighttime drone flights

US aviation regulators have granted the first approval for commercial drone flights at night in the latest example of the expanding uses of unmanned aircraft, … More ››

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NASA puts UTM drone ATM through stress test

NASA together with the United States Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) have conducted the first and largest demonstration of its UAS traffic management (UTM) research platform … More ››

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AIRR still under consideration for FAA rejig

After the passage of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2016 by the U.S. Senate, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster said lawmakers are … More ››

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US Senate greenlights FAA reauthorisation

The United States Senate overwhelmingly passed a long-term Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorisation bill on Tuesday, sending the measure to the House, where similar legislation … More ››

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BA jet in drone collision scare

A British Airways A320 aircraft may have been hit by a drone Sunday as it approached London’s Heathrow airport, highlighting growing concern about the potential … More ››

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Aveillant awarded Monaco drone system

Cambridge, UK-based radar technology company Aveillant will be providing its Gamekeeper drone detection radar to ensure security and privacy over Monaco. As part of a … More ››

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