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October 7, 2015, 3:37 PM

UAS Business Park Signs General Atomics, Northrop Grumman

General Atomics plans to open an unmanned aircraft training academy, joining Northrop Grumman as tenants of the Grand Sky Technology Park.

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Jul 26, 2015 - 6:28 PM
The number of laser attacks on aircraft is on the rise.
Jul 26, 2015 - 6:22 PM
ALPA wants drones to carry the same type of collision avoidance technology demanded of current commercial and general aviation aircraft.
Lockheed Martin Indago quadcopter
Jul 26, 2015 - 5:24 PM
Real estate and other aerial photography applications of drones lead the first several hundred exemptions awarded by the FAA.
Jul 24, 2015 - 9:39 AM
Consortium awarded 21 percent of major structural components
Jul 23, 2015 - 10:45 AM
The agency seeks to develop a standardized test protocol for airport safety area structures.
Sikorsky S-92
Jul 20, 2015 - 8:32 AM
United Technologies had been publicly shopping Sikorsky since at least February, and the Lockheed-Sikorsky deal had been telegraphed for weeks.
Jul 18, 2015 - 5:40 AM
The changes reflects the ongoing international efforts to harmonize AOM around the world.
Jul 17, 2015 - 2:43 PM
More than 2,700 laser-strike incidents have been reported so far this year.
Jul 16, 2015 - 2:43 PM
John Di Bert becomes the third UTC executive to take a senior position at Bombardier this year.
Perlan II
Jul 16, 2015 - 2:03 PM
The two-seat glider is pressurized to fly at the edge of space, which it will reach by riding stratospheric mountain waves.