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Drones and Wildfires Do Not Mix

Drones and Wildfires Do Not Mix luke flynt

FAA: Drones and Wildfires Do Not Mix. PERIOD. If you fly your drone anywhere near a wildfire, you could get someone killed. That’s the stern warning the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and U.S. wildland fire agencies have for pilots of unmanned aircraft (“UAS,” or more popularly “drones”) who interfere with fighting wildfires. When firefighting aircraft have to be grounded due to an unauthorized drone…

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Texas Students Undergo Drone Training

Texas Students Undergo Drone Training for Public Safety UseThe Monitor

Texas Students Undergo Drone Training for Public Safety Use Gov Tech reports that Students in Texas will receive training through a partnership between a drone operations and consulting firm and the Sharyland Independent School District. “When you take the test, make sure you read and understand the question and answers and draw the scenario out,” John David Franz Jr. reminded the…

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First UAS IPP Drone Deployment With Live Demo

Cape and the City of San Diego Mark Launch of First UAS IPP Drone Deployment with Live Public Safety DemonstrationCape

Cape and the City of San Diego Mark Launch of First UAS IPP Drone Deployment with Live Public Safety Demonstration Cape, the leading cloud platform for drone telepresence and data management, in partnership with the City of San Diego, announced the launch of the city’s first UAS Integration Pilot Program (IPP) drone deployment for the San Diego Fire Department. The launch, which is…

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Kongsberg Geospatial Concludes Final Trials

Kongsberg Geospatial Concludes Final Trials of Drone Airspace Management System with Transport Canada, RCMP, and National Research CouncilKongsberg Geospatial

Kongsberg Geospatial Concludes Final Trials of Drone Airspace Management System with Transport Canada, RCMP, and National Research Council Kongsberg Geospatial Ltd., an Ottawa-based developer of geospatial visualization software, announced the conclusion of the final trials of a new situational awareness system for emergency airspace management, in a project funded by Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The trials were conducted at…

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UAS Tether Technology Solves Problem With Safety

UAS tether technology solves problem with safety, short flight times and FAA fear of fly-away drones. Hoverfly Technologies, Inc.

UAS Tether Technology Solves Problem With Safety Hoverfly Tether-Powered UAS Receives High Marks From Nations Leading Research Lab Devoted to Spectator Sports Safety and Security America’s leading tether-powered drone manufacturer, Hoverfly Technologies, has announced that its LiveSky™ Secure Plus Tether-Powered sUAS has successfully completed lab testing at the world’s leading institution for Spectator Sports Safety and Security. Hoverfly is the…

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Pentagon Has Growing Interest In Unmanned Tech

Pentagon Has Growing Interest In Unmanned TechCHARLES OKI/U.S. NAVY

$800M Underwater Drone Contract Prove Pentagon Has Growing Interest In Unmanned Tech Stars and Stripes report that the Defense of Department has awarded a nearly $800 million contract to research and develop underwater drones — a move some experts say emphasizes its growing interest in unmanned technologies. The Pentagon selected last week 23 companies to share the contract, and each will…

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Black Sage Offers Counter Drone Protection

Black Sage Offers Counter Drone Protection for Large Scale EventsBlack Sage

Black Sage Offers Counter Drone Protection for Large Scale Events Stadiums and other open-air venues are particularly vulnerable to the growing risk posed by the proliferation of consumer drones and Black Sage is addressing this issue by offering a new service. Commercially available drones have quite literally added a new dimension to security threats not only in war zones, but also at…

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Nevada launches Drone Center of Excellence

Nevada launches Drone Center of ExcellenceNevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS)

Nevada launches Drone Center of Excellence for Public Safety to mitigate rogue drone airspace incursions The Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) announced the launch of the Nevada Drone Center of Excellence for Public Safety (NDCOE). The mission is to save lives and reduce air hazards from drone incursions by empowering a shared safety vision with the FAA’s integration of…

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Spidey Tek Changes Everything

Miracle Material - Spidey Tek Changes EverythingSpidey Tek

Miracle Material – Spidey Tek Changes Everything Spidey Tek‘s advances in Real Spider Silk technology changes the material science paradigm regarding any product that requires light-weight, super-strength, increased-performance capabilities and durability. Case in point is the Spidey Bat Drone. A creation of world-class designer and inventor Roberto Velozzi, the Spidey Bat Drone was made using Real Spider Silk in the construction…

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Kratos Announces Delivery of First BQM-177A

Kratos Announces Delivery of First BQM-177A Subsonic Aerial Target System for U.S. Navy Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.

Kratos Announces Delivery of First BQM-177A Subsonic Aerial Target System for U.S. Navy Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced the delivery of the first production BQM-177A Subsonic Aerial Target (SSAT) Drone System for the U.S. Navy. These production deliveries are part of the previously announced Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) Year One contracts worth…

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