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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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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.
Brendan Schulman
Jul 15, 2015 - 12:45 PM
Known for challenging the FAA's first enforcement action against a drone operator, Schulman joins other experts hired by the drone industry.
Jul 14, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Global Safety Information Project (GSIP) workshops being held in Asia-Pacic and Pan-America.
3D Robotics Solo quadcopter
Jul 13, 2015 - 3:05 PM
The NTIA will convene interested parties to develop best practices for drone 'privacy, accountability and transparency.'
Jul 13, 2015 - 8:32 AM
The agricultural flying sector recorded only 13 accidents from May 2014 to April 2015.
Jul 12, 2015 - 6:19 AM
The agency seeks to clarify the current guidance.
Jul 10, 2015 - 7:25 AM
Comments are now due September 8.
Matternet One quadcopter
Jul 8, 2015 - 11:43 AM
Swiss Post and air cargo carrier Swiss WorldCargo will evaluate using the Matternet One quadcopter for delivering parcels.
Delair-Tech DT18 drone
Jul 7, 2015 - 1:57 PM
GRTgaz selected aerial data collection firm Air Marine to operate monthly drone flights over gas pipeline in southwestern France.
Jul 4, 2015 - 5:27 PM
Canada's safety board is seeking data to determine the extent of injuries to children held in their parents' laps on commerical flights.