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Upcoming Events

AUVSI XPONENTIAL

  • Date:
    May 8-11, 2017
  • Location:
    Dallas, TX USA
  • At Kay Baily Hutchinson Convention Center
NAB Show

NAB Show

  • Date:
    April 22-27, 2017
  • Time:
    All Day
  • Location:
    Las Vegas, NV.
Nevada Aviation-Aerospace-Airports Day

Nevada Aviation-Aerospace-Airports Day

  • Date:
    April 6, 2017
  • Time:
    11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. PST
  • Location:
    Carson City, NV.
FAA UAS Symposium

FAA UAS Symposium

  • Date:
    March 27-29, 2017
  • Time:
    All Day
  • Location:
    Hyatt Regency Reston, VA.
Latest News
RECORD SET FOR LONGEST DRONE URBAN PACKAGE DELIVERY IN THE U.S.

RECORD SET FOR LONGEST DRONE URBAN PACKAGE DELIVERY IN THE U.S.

AUSTIN, TEXAS (May 10, 2017) – A new record has been set in long-distance drone delivery. On May 5, 2017, a Nevada UAS Consortium (Team Roadrunner) set the record flying a fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) over 97 miles to Austin, Texas using cellular connectivity.

Nevada drone officials brace for industry growth

Nevada drone officials brace for industry growth

By Nicole Raz Las Vegas Review-Journal April 6, 2017 - 3:45 pm If you aren’t already licensed to operate a drone or don’t know somebody who is, chances are you will by 2021, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The agency expects that the number of commercial Unmanned Aircraft System units will be 10 times larger than it was in 2016, according to its recently released annual Aerospace Forecast Report.

Fiber-optic cable connecting Northern, Southern Nevada completed

Fiber-optic cable connecting Northern, Southern Nevada completed

By NICOLE RAZ LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL Rural communities between Las Vegas and Reno have a better shot at boosting and attracting business. Valley Communications Association of Pahrump, which is a member of the co-op Valley Electric Association, and Churchill County Communications finished 11 months of work at the end of January installing more than 450 miles of fiber-optic cable connecting Northern and Southern Nevada.