All Blog Posts Tagged 'UAS' (109)

Intelligent Autonomous UAS talk from NASA

This may be old-hat to some, but a quick search didn't detect this article and coming from NASA and dealing with Intelligent Autonomous UAS, I thought I'd share. ;

Added by Matthew on March 18, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

LIVE: Alaska UAS Task Force - Alaska Test Site

To anyone interested in learning about the Alaska UAV test site

join the live stream. Ro Bailey is currently presenting to the AK legislative

UAS Task Force about the test sites operations.

Our State level representatives have recently joined forces to

try to convince the…


Added by Oscar Avellaneda-Cruz on February 11, 2015 at 2:34pm — 1 Comment

Yet another recovery system...

Here is a short video of what we have been working on this year...

UAV Ballistic Recovery System Development tests from LeteckyUstav on Vimeo.

Galaxy GBS 10 Mulicopter

UAV Parachute Ballistic Rescue System

Development  tests …


Added by Petr Dvorak on December 1, 2014 at 6:30am — 10 Comments

In Canada...Simpler rules for small unmanned air vehicles

Transport Canada makes it easier to fly small UAVs for work and pleasure

November 5, 2014, 2014 – Montréal, Quebec – Transport Canada

Transport Canada today announced, at the Unmanned Systems Canada conference in Montréal, two exemptions that simplify small unmanned air vehicle (UAV)…


Added by Mario on November 5, 2014 at 2:00pm — 38 Comments

Aeromapper Talon mapping drone

It's been already a while ago since we started selling one of our newest drones based on the Talon UAV airframe: the Aeromapper Talon.

In this occasion we wanted to use a large foam aircraft, something that was compact and yet large to offer 60 minutes endurance carrying a Sony Nex 5 with wide angle lens (as standard sensor, but more sensors are available). We…


Added by Mauricio on November 3, 2014 at 10:38am — 16 Comments

NMSU, FAA pursue sought-after drone research

I am the Sr. External Pilot on the Aerostar UAS. Here is a link the the article that the local news paper wrote about our program...

Here is the sUAS link.…


Added by UAS_Pilot on August 20, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

UAS Directory Growth

We are up to 250+ firms on our directory. We are planning to do a check on hiring soon to see where the industry stands. If you have any comments send a note to we look forward to hearing from you.

It would be great to get…


Added by Eric Kubicka on August 20, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Our very first prototype!..….but it’s grounded

Hi everyone!

Another update from the UASys team with our safe, practical and affordable multicopter design. After some initial drawings of a foldable quadcopter…


Added by UASys on August 6, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

UAS Career Site


Added by Eric Kubicka on August 2, 2014 at 5:30pm — 4 Comments

Cargo UAS set to deliver


Added by Thomas J Coyle III on July 25, 2014 at 11:30am — 16 Comments

State Water Quality Sampling by Quadcopter - a meetup and you're invited!

  • Friday, July 11, 2014

    9:30 AM…


Added by Jake Bayless on July 10, 2014 at 7:59am — No Comments

Please Sign This Petition to the FAA (You Can't Take the Sky From Me!)

Hello everyone. I have been active on this forum for over a year now, and have had the opportunity to discuss my slow, but steady progress in the RC multi-rotor hobby. I had previously flown RC helicopters; and planes before that.

Recently, I started working with…


Added by HeliStorm on June 26, 2014 at 9:14pm — 8 Comments

Five Reasons the AUVSI Got Its Drone Market Forecast Wrong

This is an excerpt a post I developed in conjunction with Mitch Solomon of Aironovo.


Since its publication in early 2013, AUVSI’s …


Added by Colin Snow on June 25, 2014 at 10:30am — 7 Comments

CAD Drones Engineering Summer School 2014 - LIVE Sessions -

Hello DIY Drones Universe,

This is Joshua Johnson from CAD Drones, LLC.  I'm here to share with you a FREE LIVE Education Podcast that will be shared on Youtube front page of, and has a "dedicated forum for…


Added by Joshua Johnson on June 9, 2014 at 2:45am — 4 Comments

Luftfotos24 releases first UAS product line

Luftfotos24 presents the first UAS product line "Beast series”. The system allows everyone to take aerial pictures, research, Orthophotos, aerial surveying and precision farming.

The unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operates completely autonomous. The autopilot is based on the well known…


Added by Martin von Kameke on May 15, 2014 at 8:00am — 4 Comments

Using drones to protect young deer in Germany

As published by The Guardian (link to the full story is here):

"A German wildlife rescue project is deploying small aerial drones to find young deer hiding in…


Added by John Githens on April 28, 2014 at 8:14am — 5 Comments

The Business of Drones: A Tale of Two Cities

This post looks at who will dominate the lucrative civilian drones market - the giant defense contractors or the small innovative start-ups.

The year was 1775.

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of…


Added by Colin Snow on April 25, 2014 at 9:53am — 7 Comments

Drone Businesses: Three Social Media Platforms You Can't Afford To Ignore

My latest blog looks at the role and importance of social media for small UAS service providers.

For some the thought of using Twitter or Facebook or LinkedIn for their small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS) business seems, well, just wrong. What good are they? Aren’t they just platforms for people…


Added by Colin Snow on April 23, 2014 at 9:32am — 3 Comments

Travelling with an Unmanned Aerial System

Hello Everyone,

Then Aerial Vista Challenge Team has been very busy getting things arranged for the wildlife challenge.  We are making progress and are blogging more about it soon.  In fact we are setting out a new mission that we will talk a bit about in this blog and we are…


Added by Toby Lankford on April 15, 2014 at 7:00am — 5 Comments

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