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FAA Approves Rare Permit to Replant After Wildfires

The privately held startup obtained an additional amendment to its already unprecedented FAA Part 333 exemption that enables them to operate their seed-planting drones Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) in forested and post-fire areas.  This means the company can operate beyond a pilot's ...

Pentagon Makes Anti-Drone Technology Top Priority for 2020 as Chinese Threat Escalates

 Citadel Defense has worked with three undisclosed U.S. Government agencies for six months to deploy counter-drone technology that meets regulatory, safety, and critical infrastructure protection requirements.  Throughout the pilot program, Citadel's Titan technology has been successfully ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Awards Gray Eagle ER Modernization Contracts

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has teamed with the U.S. Army to enhance the capabilities and survivability of the MQ-1C ER Gray Eagle Extended Range (GE-ER) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). The Army awarded GA-ASI multiple contracts to upgrade the Gray Eagle ER’s ...