Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

News and issues relating to civil and military unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) of all kinds and sizes, including those used for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), combat (unmanned combat air vehicles, or UCAVs), law enforcement, research and other applications. Of particular focus is the FAA's planned integration of UAS into the U.S. national airspace system.

Dec 11, 2018 - 7:54 PM
Many questions remain about the scope and viability of the emerging vertical takeoff and landing aircraft market.
Dec 10, 2018 - 2:22 PM
Free feature for DJI drone pilots alerts of unsafe airspace, aircraft conflicts.
Dec 10, 2018 - 12:39 PM
Kansas State Polytechnic incorporates flying beyond visual line of sight into UAS curriculum.
Dec 4, 2018 - 9:22 PM
New York's police department will operate a fleet of 14 drones.
Nov 27, 2018 - 9:56 AM
Amsterdam conference is addressing the future of drones in Europe.
Nov 21, 2018 - 5:42 AM
A new study concludes that drones can transport organs faster and cheaper than manned aircraft.
Nov 19, 2018 - 3:24 PM
The number of LAANC applications far exceeds FAA exceptions.
Jetcopter rendering
Nov 19, 2018 - 9:42 AM
German firm finalizes design for roadworthy $350,000 VTOL.
Nov 17, 2018 - 5:42 AM
Following a competition with the IAI Heron TP, GA-ASI's Reaper has been chosen by Australia to answer its armed RPAS needs.
Nov 15, 2018 - 9:46 AM
Thirty executives of GAMA member companies met recently with officials from EASA and the European Commission about the eVTOL industry.