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DJI Announces New Models; Big Savings on Phantom 3 Series
January 7, 2016 - Leading drone manufacturer kicks off 2016 with two new models, and big savings on their most popular UAS platforms. Drone titan DJI announced a few minor changes to their existing product lines that will affect[Read Article]
Drone Registration - What You Need to Know
December 20, 2015 - The FAA's drone registration scheme has been met with skepticism by some industry analysts, many of whom believe the agency lacks the legal authority to require such a program. In October, the Federal Aviation Administration[Read Article]
Do You Need an FAA Section 333 Exemption?
November 22, 2015 - Many entrepreneuers view drones as the dawn of an emerging technology that stands to impact society at levels not seen since the advent of the Internet, or the introduction of smartphones. There’s never been a[Read Article]
DJI, 3D Robotics to use AirMap Geofencing Technology
November 18, 2015 - Drone industry behemoths DJI and 3D Robotics announced today that both companies will implement new geofencing technology aimed at preventing their unmanned aircraft systems from entering restricted areas, such as airports or prisons. The enhancements[Read Article]
FAA Chief Testifies at Senate Subcommittee Hearing on UAVs
October 28, 2015 - Federal Aviation Administration head Michael Huerta testified before a congressional subcommittee today on his agency’s progress toward integrating unmanned aircraft into the nation’s airspace. The Senate Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing & Urban Development heard statements[Read Article]
FAA Requests Public Comments on Drone Registration
October 21, 2015 - Following the creation of a UAS Registration Task Force, the Federal Aviation Administration announced yesterday that it will seek input from the public to help facilitate the implementation of an online drone registration program. In[Read Article]
Federal Government Outlines Drone Registration Task Force
October 19, 2015 - The U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration announced the creation of a task force that will develop a new system requiring business and consumer drone operators to register their unmanned aircraft. In[Read Article]
U.S. Government to Require Drone Registrations
October 17, 2015 - UPDATE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration to Hold Unmanned Aircraft Announcement Press Conference on On Monday, October 19 at 12:30 p.m. EDT According to a report by NBC News, the federal government is[Read Article]
Public Perception of the Emerging Drone Industry
September 28, 2015 - Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs or “drones”) operating in the national airspace has long been a topic of contentious public debate. Driven by media coverage of “near misses” with manned aircraft, firefighting operations being impeded by[Read Article]
Safe Drone Operation Guidelines
September 28, 2015 - Fueled by a wide range of products and a passionate following of business and enthusiast users, small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS), or drones, have the potential to foster significant, positive changes for industry and society.[Read Article]


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