This one should be easy if you have any of the current crop of Kickstarter VTOL airframes, of course I will award less points so you might not win.
The task is simple.... (not)
Auto take off
Autonomous hover for at least 1 minute after take…Continue
No FAA to worry about on this one, I would like to think DIYD members could or even should win this....
Identify and commercialize innovative agriculture husbandry technologies that improve work processes, as well as modernize observation…Continue
Find this and comment here http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=FAA-2015-4378-0001 Thanks Steve Zeets for the heads up.
3DR, North America’s largest consumer drone manufacturer, launched a new third party product partnership program called “Made for Solo” at GITEX Technology Week in Dubai. The Made for Solo program supports companies that want to leverage 3DR’s Solo TM “Smart Drone” platform and its open hardware bays and dual computer processing power. Made for Solo also offers partners…Continue
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and FAA Administrator Michael Huerta today announced the creation of a task force to develop recommendations for a registration process for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).
The task force will be composed of 25 to 30 diverse representatives from…Continue