Unmanned Aircraft Systems East For Defense and Government
Date:November 7-8, 2017
After the Federal Aviation Administration designated Nevada one of six unmanned aircraft (UAS) research sites in 2013, the state has been capitalizing on the rare opportunity and cultivating an international reputation in the drone industry.
Although Nevada didn't have a strong presence on the exhibit floor, local drone officials say the state still made a mark at InterDrone. The commercial drone conference ran Wednesday through Friday at the Rio. Of the 170 exhibitors that displayed their latest and greatest drone gear at InterDrone, six were local and not necessarily drone related.
Hawthorne, N.V. (August 10, 2017) - The Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) has teamed up with Microsoft's Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) research team to test Artificial Intelligence (AI) in their 16 ½ -foot, 12 ½- pound sailplane.