From the sUAS News
The government continues to delay in passing a comprehensive set of rules addressing drones, and it is unlikely to have anything until 2017.
In August, the Federal Aviation Administration…Continue
Experimental project organized by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Pix4D, using UAV models from Draganfly and Aeryon Labs. The goal is comparing traditional CSI procedures with UAV mapping.
More information here Pix4D (It can take a bit for…Continue
It's customary and traditional that we celebrate the addition of every 1,000 new members here and share the traffic stats. This time we have a really special occasion to celebrate as we have reached the 60,000 member mark!!!!
Congratulations to Carlos Abreu, of Missoula, Montana USA, who became our 60,000th member!!!
There were approximately 1.7 million page…Continue
Amazon (Tech30) is looking for engineers to help test and develop Prime Air, its drone delivery…, Continue
From the sUAS News Feed
By Yasmin Tadjdeh
After years of waiting, a Federal Aviation Administration official said the agency was close to releasing a ruling that would give commercial entities greater access to fly small unmanned aerial system in the domestic airspace.
The proposed ruling, which the agency has…Continue
From the AMA Government Relations Blog
The FAA has issued three new Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs) creating restrictions for the airspace surrounding major sporting events and the Disney properties in Anaheim, CA and Kissimmee/Orlando, FL. The new flight restrictions permanently prohibit the operation of radio control model aircraft at any time…Continue
It may look like a flying manta ray, but this is actually the University of Sheffield's latest UAV
By Ben Coxworth
October 14, 2014
Back in April, we first heard about a…Continue
(CNN) -- Ethnic tensions in the Balkans and an incident involving a drone led to the abandonment of a major European international football game Tuesday.
Serbia's European Championship qualifying match with Albania was abandoned after 41 minutes following ugly clashes between both…Continue
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Published on August 27, 2014 by Adam Griffith
Photography drones are facing a perilous atmosphere of distrust and legal chaos. In these circumstances, even small mistakes can have big consequences. A shift in public sentiment against private drone usage could easily result in the application of…Continue
From the SUAS Feed
BEND — It cost a Bend teenager about $800 in revenue from chores, yard work and birthday gifts to buy a miniature aircraft and a camera he sent aloft to capture video of a forest fire this summer that was threatening the western edge of the city.
The images were a…Continue
Irresponsible sUAS flying, as demonstrated in this news article, is going to give the sUAS hobby another black eye and help to keep the general public wondering why they should support the sUAS hobbyists in their efforts to obtain reasonable regulation from the FAA.
There were approximately 1.8 million page views in the last month! (we now get around 60,000 page views a day on…Continue