The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that, in conjunction with its government, industry and academia partners, it is expanding research on ways to detect “rogue” drones around airports
AeroVironment, Inc. has announced that the United States Navy plans to deploy the company’s Blackwing tube-launched small unmanned aircraft system, which deploys from under the surface of the sea, on manned submarines and unmanned underwater vehicles.
FAA Administrator Michael Huerta announced the agency is establishing abroad-based advisory committee that will provide advice on key unmanned aircraft integration issues. He also announced plans to make it easier for students to fly unmanned aircraft as part of their coursework.
RENO – For the first time in aviation history, a fixed-wing unmanned aircraft has successfully tested a cloud-seeding payload during an experimental flight in Nevada.