June 14, 2017
Using Audi’s Highway Pilot technology, the vehicle, which was occupied by two trained engineers who monitored the system and made sure that everything transpired safely, drove autonomously for approximately 6.1...
June 13, 2017
Drones are increasingly being tested or used in a variety of settings, including to deliver retail goods to consumers in remote areas, search for lost hikers and help police monitor...
May 25, 2017
The MLB itself prohibits anyone from flying drones over a stadium without prior approval. In addition, the Federal Aviation Administration restricts flight of any aircraft (including drones) below 3,000 feet...
May 23, 2017
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is reminding drone, and other unmanned aircraft system, operators that state laws restrict drone use at the scenes of wildfires in Michigan.
May 18, 2017
The New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway (NYSW), also known as the ‘Susquehanna,’ was formed in 1881 with the task of hauling coal from the Pennsylvanian Northern coalfield to the...
May 15, 2017
Those who work in news and media have a specific set of challenges and concerns when it comes to drones.
May 9, 2017
Staff from New York State, Centerstate CEO and the NUAIR Alliance are on hand to answer questions about the unique business opportunities our region offers.
May 8, 2017
The sky is the limit for economic development and innovation in New York State, a top-ranked home to scientists and engineers, STEM graduates and academic R&D funding.
April 24, 2017
Seeking better ways to inspect jobsites and identify potential hazards before they become dangerous, many companies are increasingly turning to drones and drone mapping to improve overall safety for their workers.
April 23, 2017
With Great Lakes drownings spiking, rescuers look to education, technology
April 20, 2017
The Police Foundation has released a new infographic suited for law enforcement agencies looking to establish a program for small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS).
April 20, 2017
Drones at an emergency scene can transmit information to people in leadership positions, allowing them to make important decisions without risking the lives of first responders.
April 19, 2017
Michigan State Police celebrates 100th birthday, the MSP's transformation has been astounding. It's about helping people and keeping people safe.
April 19, 2017
The first advice is to be safe – that’s the most important thing – or you’ll end up without a company! Second, you need to diversify. Third, work closely with authorities.
April 14, 2017
Industry insider Travis Moran speaks on issues related to the FAA Reauthorization in particular to section 2209 and how this significant legislation could be the key for BVLOS.
April 14, 2017
The New York City Fire Department, the largest in the country, recently used a UAV hardwire tether from the ground which provided continuous power and an uninterrupted video feed.
April 5, 2017
Over the past few years, Griffiss International Airport has become home to some of the most advanced developments in drone technology in the country.
March 31, 2017
B4UFLY is an easy-to-use smartphone app that helps unmanned aircraft operators determine whether there are any restrictions or requirements in effect at the location where they want to fly.
March 30, 2017
The FAA and industry are working together to prevent Loss of Control (LOC) accidents and save lives. You can help make a difference by joining our #FlySafe campaign
March 25, 2017
Syracuse University and Calspan Corporation used a sophisticated dummy with 13 high-tech sensors to measure the impact of a drone falling from the sky and landing on someone.
February 23, 2017
The Drone Manufacturers Alliance, the organization representing manufacturers of the majority of civilian drones, is pleased to see the FAA’s latest report on drone sightings once again confirms that unmanned...
February 21, 2017
Since AOPA was founded in 1939, aviation has gone through many changes, and the advent of drones has been among the most dramatic.
June 9, 2016
Leveraging the success of last year’s inaugural event hosted by NASA at the Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif., UTM Convention 2016 will be held Nov.
October 15, 2015
Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or drones as they are often called, are increasingly available online and on store shelves.
September 23, 2015
The second annual NUAIR Alliance Industry Days brought together unmanned aerial systems (UAS) experts and speakers for a series of exhibits, flight demos, and discussions filled with the latest news...