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UAS Integration in the NAS (UAS-NAS) Systems Integration and Operationalization (SIO) Demonstration

UAS Integration in the NAS (UAS-NAS) Systems Integration and Operationalization (SIO) Demonstration

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FAA Participating Facilities in LAANC Initial Prototype Evaluation

FAA Participating Facilities in LAANC Initial Prototype Evaluation

The Federal Aviation Administration is looking to streamline the application process for commercial drone operators looking to fly within restricted airspace. The regional roll-out of the new Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability system reduces the approval time from several months to near instantaneously. This is a huge change from the ponderous, manual approval system in use at the vast majority of airports in the country.

DOT Announces Drone Integration Pilot Program

DOT Announces Drone Integration Pilot Program

BREAKING NEWS! In front of an audience that included New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez and North Dakota Senator John Hoeven, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao last Thursday announced the Drone Integration Pilot Program. The program, which Chao called an "important milestone in aviation innovation," quickens the process of giving private drone operators safe access to public airspace for a variety of applications.

How Commercial Drones are Making a Big Impact in Business

How Commercial Drones are Making a Big Impact in Business

The recent revolutions in unmanned aviation technology are helping to open an entirely new commercial landscape. Operations that are traditionally anchored to the ground can now gain a vertical edge over their competitors by integrating unmanned aerial vehicles.