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 10, 2018 - 2:22 PM
Free feature for DJI drone pilots alerts of unsafe airspace, aircraft conflicts.
Dec 4, 2018 - 9:22 PM
New York's police department will operate a fleet of 14 drones.
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.
MQ-9
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.
Embraer works on urban mobility while seeing full automation in distance.
Nov 14, 2018 - 8:52 AM
Technology in development could lead to fully automated aircraft over the next decade.
Nov 9, 2018 - 3:48 AM
A number of new and eye-catching UAV designs from China's burgeoning UAV industry were unveiled at the Zhuhai show
Nov 8, 2018 - 8:23 PM
DOT IG Launches Audit