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Merlin Wins FAA Contract for Revolutionary Air Cargo Network Piloted by Autonomous Systems

Boston-based Merlin, a leader in autonomous flight technology for fixed-wing aircraft, has been awarded a $1 million contract by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to develop a highly automated flight control system. The system will be demonstrated in partnership with the FAA-designated ...

SkyDrop Receives Final Approval from New Zealand’s CAA to Launch Regular Drone Deliveries

SkyDrop (formerly Flirtey), announced that it has now received Part 102 approval from New Zealand's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to launch SkyDrop's first drone hub in Huntly, New Zealand. With this groundbreaking approval, SkyDrop is now the first company approved for live store ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Embention “Sensorless or Sensored ESC configurations”

Electronic Speed Controllers (ESCs) are electronic circuits that control the speed and direction of an electric motor. ESC integration with motors can be either sensorless or sensored. A sensorless ESC uses the back electromotive force (EMF) of the motor to determine the position and speed of the ...

Dr. Rob McDonald Joins Board of Advisors at Advanced Aircraft Company

Advanced Aircraft Company (AAC), a developer and manufacturer of distributed electric propulsion tilt-wing and multi-rotor uncrewed aircraft vehicles (UAV), today announced the appointment of Dr. Rob McDonald, aerospace technical consultant and former head of vehicle engineering at Uber Elevate, ...