day : 08/05/2017 5 results

Grand Sky Announces Beyond Visual Line Of Sight (BVLOS) Flight Milestone

First BVLOS flights to commence at commercial UAS business park this summer Grand Sky, the first commercial UAS business and aviation park in the U.S., announced today it expects to begin beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) operations with large UAS at the park this summer. The 217-acre park is ...

Redkite Wide-Area Sensor Undergoes Advanced Flight Test On Integrator UAS

Logos Technologies announced today that it successfully conducted advanced flight testing of the company’s Redkite wide-area sensor aboard the Insitu Integrator unmanned aircraft system (UAS).The demonstration, which took place in Boardman, Ore., confirmed that Redkite could capture stabili...

Septentrio Unveils Two Ultra-low Powered GNSS Receivers, The AsteRx-m2 And AsteRx-m2 UAS

The AsteRx-m2 and AsteRx-m2 UAS OEM boards were launched today by Septentrio, a leading manufacturer of accurate and reliable GNSS solutions. These two new OEM boards which bring the latest in GNSS positioning to the market with unmatched interference mitigation technology all on ultra-low-power ...

EASA Publishes A Proposal To Operate Small Drones In Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) published today a proposal to regulate the operation of small drones in Europe. All interested parties are welcome to comment this proposal from 12 May until 12 August 2017.The proposal provides a framework to safely operate drones while allowing this ...

U.S. Coast Guard Makes History with Insitu ScanEagle

When the Coast Guard Cutter STRATTON left its home port in Alameda, Calif., earlier this year, it was the first U.S. Coast Guard cutter to deploy fully equipped with a small unmanned aerial system (sUAS) for an entire patrol. That sUAS was ScanEagle, and by the end of the deployment, the aircraft ...