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S. Korea To Train 1,700 Drone Operators Annually To Meet Demand

South Korea is planning to train 1,700 drone operators a year to meet growing demand in the commercial drone industry, the transport ministry said Tuesday.The country will add four official centers aimed at training drone operators this month, bringing the total to 11, the Ministry of Land, ...

Simlat Delivered UAS Training Lab to Macquarie University In Australia

Simlat has delivered a Full Crew solution for UAS Training and simulation to Macquarie University for research purposes. The C-STAR simulation alongside Simlat's PANEL module (Performance Analysis & Evaluation suite) supports the Human Factors research for UAS operators at Macquarie.The ...

NASA Includes UAV From SmartPlanes For Beyond Line Of Sight Testing

SmartPlanes is proud to announce that the SmartPlanes Freya UAV is included in the NASA UAS Traffic Management (UTM) R&D Technical Capability Level 3 (TCL 3) project, at the FAA-designated Nevada UAS test site. SmartPlanes is represented by its US distributor Carbon Autonomous.SmartPlanes ...

FAA Administrator Michael P. Huerta To Address Annual UAS Symposium, Co-hosted By The FAA and AUVSI

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) today announced that Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael P. Huerta will address the annual FAA UAS Symposium. The event will also feature panel discussions with other high-ranking government officials and ...

SimActive And Tianlifa Launch Integrated UAV Solution

SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is pleased to announce a fully-integrated solution with Tianlifa, a major firm in the Asian surveying market for over 20 years. The partnership results in a high-end mapping product featuring the new China Star drone from ...

Drone Delivery Canada, University of Toronto and Defence Research & Development Canada Announce Partnership

Drone Delivery Canada 'DDC announced that it has entered into a Sponsored Research and Collaboration Agreement with the University of Toronto and Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Collaborative Research and ...

General Atomics Awarded $12.2 million Contract To Support MQ-9 Reaper

General Atomics was awarded a $12 million contract to produce various MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle components for the U.S. Air Force.Under the agreement, the company will construct various installation kits to support fully-built Reaper aircraft. The kits support beyond-line-of-sight and ...

SBG Systems Launches Next-Gen Of The Ekinox Series Inertial Sensors

Ekinox 2 Series is a new generation of the SBG’ advanced and compact inertial navigation systems. With new accelerometers and gyroscopes, Ekinox 2 attitude accuracy has been enhanced by a factor of two. Ekinox 2 Series: Twice More Accurate Ekinox Series is a line of tactical grade MEMS-based ...

Industry Support Continues to Grow for 3rd Annual Drone World Expo

Registration is now open for Drone World Expo 2017 at www.DroneWorldExpo.com. From October 3-4, the 3rd annual Drone World Expo will once again gather thousands of thought leaders, end-users and decision makers in the commercial drone industry at the San Jose Convention Center. This premier event, ...

Amazon’s Prime Air Drone Makes Its First US Delivery @ MARS 2017

Amazon announced its plans to test delivery drones in Britain last July and in December, the firm revealed it had made its first delivery within just 13 minutes. And although Amazon did get the green light to start testing its unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) at a US site last summer, the drops ...