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2014-08-05 08:22:38

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering today announced the launch of a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site in Southern Maryland. With support from the University System of Maryland, the site will bring together leaders in academia, industry, and government to accelerate UAS research. Congressman Steny Hoyer, who represents the district in which UMD and its UAS Test Site are located,...

2014-07-23 23:22:47

An incident, involving an American Airlines plane and a small unmanned aircraft system almost colliding earlier this year, calls to attention new concerns for America's already busy airspace. HGH Infrared Systems' Spynel system could assist in detecting early threats of UAS. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Earlier this year, an American Airlines Bombardier CRJ-200 was flying at 2,300 feet in the air and about 5 miles away from its Tallahassee Regional Airport destination when...

2014-06-24 16:20:30

Multi-disciplinary team assists clients in the legal, privacy and regulatory issues associated with drones KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Husch Blackwell today announced the introduction of its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) group, which will assist commercial business users and manufacturers in navigating the requirements for unmanned aircraft systems and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Composed of a multi-disciplinary team that includes former fighter pilots,...

2014-06-24 12:21:18

--State of Texas selected Camber as its Lead Systems and Business Integrator-- HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Camber Corporation announces today that is has signed a Master Service Agreement (MSA) with Texas A&M - Corpus Christi (TAMUCC) to be the lead systems and business integrator for the Lone Star Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center (LSUASC) Test Site. The LSUASC is one of six Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) test sites identified by the Department of...

2014-06-23 08:21:38

GRAND FORKS, N.D., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is proud to bring innovative programs in unmanned systems, education and research to North Dakota. To highlight some of these programs, the company will exhibit a wide range of unmanned systems, security capabilities and precision agriculture solutions at North Dakota's eighth annual Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Summit. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The 2014 UAS...

2014-06-10 12:20:50

Experts will demonstrate how drones can assist law enforcement and emergency responders while safeguarding privacy ORLANDO, Fla., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Waypoint Global Strategies has accepted an invitation to present the benefits of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) to law enforcement officers from all around the world at this year's International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference in Orlando, Florida, October 25-28. Photo -...

2014-06-03 12:20:45

ORLANDO, Fla., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- (ORLANDO) Waypoint Global Strategies, Inc., announced that it has brought on Alex Mirot, an Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, to lead the Unmanned Safety Institute, a training, education, and aviation safety institute for UAS. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/93552 As Director of the Unmanned Safety Institute, Mr. Mirot will...

2014-05-13 08:40:00

With extensive expertise in serving the unmanned industry for more than a decade, FreeWave volunteers to help the special committee create the standards ORLANDO, Fla., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --- AUVSI 2014 (Booth #1227) -- FreeWave Technologies, Inc. (www.freewave.com), an innovator of industrial-grade, secure M2M wireless networking solutions, announced its participation in Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA) Special Committee 228...

2014-01-06 23:01:03

The Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP), a partnership of Virginia and New Jersey universities — including Liberty University — has been selected by the FAA as one of six public entities across the U.S. to research and test Unmanned Aircraft Systems (drones). Liberty has been a key player in the competitive selection process, providing support in a number of ways through its School of Aeronautics. Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 On Dec. 30, the Federal Aviation...


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