Research exemption for Property Drone Consortium can help customers in the wake of catastrophe. NORTHBROOK, Ill. (June 17, 2015) – Allstate today announced that a new FAA ruling will allow the consortium it works with… Read More
The Federal Aviation Administration has made it simpler for the six unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) test sites to conduct research by giving them “blanket” authorizations to fly public aircraft operations throughout the National Airspace System… Read More
FAA: FAA Selects Mississippi State University Team As Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems
WASHINGTON – After a rigorous competition, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected a Mississippi State University team as the FAA’s Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (COE UAS). The… Read More
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today demonstrated a new smartphone application called “B4UFLY,” designed to help model aircraft and unmanned aircraft (UAS) users know if it is safe and… Read More
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced a partnership with industry to explore the next steps in unmanned aircraft operations beyond the type of operations the agency proposed in… Read More
Gizmodo reports on Delivery Drones. Will we see them soon? FAA contemplates relaxing the “line of sight” rule.
The Federal Aviation Administration has dropped most of the filing requirements for low-altitude unmanned flights, dramatically reducing the per-mission paperwork for commercial drone operators holding special waivers. Read more.
Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) are becoming increasingly more attractive for use in commercial insurance applications, particularly for property review and inspection; however, there are challenges that need to be overcome before it becomes standard operating… Read More
YORK CO., S.C. — A frightening run-in at hundreds of feet in the air is exactly why Carowinds is pushing York County lawmakers to create drone restrictions. Recently a drone weaved through a coaster at… Read More
TAMPA — Jayson Hanes likes to fly his drone over the Tampa Bay area and record stunning videos of downtown Tampa, cruise ships, boat races and construction projects. Anything and everything. His $1,000-plus DJI Phantom… Read More