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Stone Fort Group Launches Energy Drone Coalition 2017 Summit, ​​​​​​​Announces Industry Advisory Board

Energy Drone Coalition, a ground-breaking resource with events, news and market intelligence that focuses specifically on collaboration within the rapidly emerging drone/UAV technology being utilized and developed for the oil & gas, power, mining & chemical industries, has released details ...

PrecisionHawk Appoints Blackboard Co-Founder and Former CEO Michael Chasen as New CEO

Former CEO and RedHat Co-founder Bob Young to Continue role as Chairman PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies, today announced that Michael Chasen has been appointed as the company’s new chief executive officer (CEO). As a serial entrepreneur and veteran technology ...

Airobotics Expands Australian Presence and appoints Joe Urli as Director of Flight Operations

 Airobotics continues to grows its presence in the Australian market with the appointment of Joe Urli as Director of Flight Operations, based in Brisbane.Australia was selected as a preferred growth channel for Airobotics, and its first Australian representative, Richard Thompson (based ...

GEO Jobe Welcomes Jeff Lawrence to role in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Business Development

GEO Jobe, a leading GIS software and solution provider offering UAV mapping services, welcomes Jeff Lawrence to the team in the role of business development of UAV services. Lawrence is a licensed UAV pilot and experienced professional skilled in GIS project management and data planning projects. ...

High-Altitude UAS Tests FAA Detect and Track Technology for Spacecraft

Near Space Corporation (NSC) and NASA conducted a flight test on Oct. 3 2016 to evaluate the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new surveillance technology designed to detect and track commercial spacecraft entering the National Air Space.During the test, which took place in Tillamook, ...

Tesla Brings Unmanned Aerial Systems Training to East Los Angeles College

Students at East Los Angeles College (ELAC) will soon have the opportunity to be on the forefront of an emerging technology field. ELAC has announced that the Tesla Foundation, the charitable arm of Tesla, is introducing a first-of-its-kind program that will train participating students for future ...

AUVSI launches Remote Pilots Council

Forum promotes education and dialogue between unmanned aircraft systems operators, industry and the FAA to ensure safe and responsible use of the national airspace The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has announced the launch of a new initiative, the Remote Pilots ...

Webinar: The Use of Fuel Cells for Unmanned Applications

The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. (CCAT) will be running a webinar on Thursday 26th January 2017 exploring the key features associated with the use of fuel cells for aerospace/unmanned vehicle applications.Paul Osenar, President of Protonex, has been confirmed as one of the ...

Unmanned Experts Awarded with Highest Level of SGS RPAS Safety & Compliance Verification

Unmanned Experts has been awarded the highest level of SGS Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Safety & Compliance Verification, passing the most comprehensive audit of safety systems and operational safety practices within the drone industry.The SGS RPAS standards are now being widely ...

senseFly to Host Free ‘Ag Drone Insights’ Webinar

Cheseaux-Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2017 – senseFly, the world’s first choice producer of professional mapping drones, will host a free educational webinar focusing on the different applications of drones in agriculture at 10:00 EST/16:00 CET on Tuesday, January 24. During this event, ...