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NUAIR Alliance Announces Successful Joint Flight Operations Demonstration of First-of-its-Kind Detect and Avoid System

Today, Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR) announced the successful demonstration of a new Airborne Collision Avoidance System (ACAS) for small unmanned aircraft systems, or drones. The first-of-it-kind test flights for ACAS sXu (the newest member of the ACAS X family ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’s Certifiable Ground Control Station Makes It’s First Flight

A “Certifiable” (STANAG 4671-compliant) Ground Control Station (C-GCS) from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) was used for the first time on October 4 to fly a Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The flight originated from Yuma, Arizona and flew GA-ASI’s MQ-9B SkyGuardian R...

ALTI UAS Launches Enhanced VTOL UAV for Search and Rescue Operations

ALTI UAS, world-leading unmanned aircraft developer and manufacturing company, launches a Search and Rescue version of the ALTI Transition VTOL UAV. This comes after some of the worst fires in South African history recently swept through the area.   The ALTI Transition SAR ‘Orange...

Air Canada Cargo’s Tim Strauss Joins Drone Delivery Canada’s Advisory Board

Drone Delivery Canada, is pleased to announce that Air Canada Cargo’s, Mr. Tim Strauss, has joined DDC’s Advisory Board to assist the Company to execute its commercial strategy.   Mr. Strauss currently serves as Vice President of Cargo for Air Canada, Canada’s largest domestic and ...

Drone Delivery Systems and FlytBase Partnership to Yield Leading-Edge Tech for Drone-Based Precision Delivery

Drone Delivery Systems and FlytBase have just announced a partnership for the development of a precision landing kit, compatible with any delivery drone, to allow for secure and precise drone delivery to AirBox Home. AirBox is the world’s first smart drone delivery mailbox. Today, drones are ...

Friend or Foe? Sagetech Corporation’s Micro-Mode 5 for NATO Small Drones

Sagetech Corporation, a maker of certified UAV avionics, this month demonstrated NATO Mode 5 encrypted interrogations/replies with a device weighing less than 6 ounces. The MX12B is an aviation transponder that enables small unmanned aircraft to interoperate in NATO military airspace, at minimal ...