Tag: NASA

AirMap Supporting NASA and FAA UTM Research Projects

With U-space trials heating up across Europe, the AirMap team has also been busy with several exciting drone demonstration projects throughout the...

Counter Drone Market Solutions – Overview and perspectives

As the recreational and commercial drone market evolves with light speed, chances to use this technology for civil uses grow – however, this also counts...

How Drones are Transforming Weather Forecasting

  Drones, or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), can now be used for aerial inspection to property surveillance, but can they also save lives? Drones are...

The Drone Superhighway Part 3: Beyond Sight and Autonomous

Last week, I wrote about drone traffic management systems and legal hurdles to the drone superhighway. If you haven't already read part one and...

Why Data Management is the Key for Safely Integrating Drones into...

The number of commercial unmanned aircraft, or drones, in the U.S. is projected to grow tenfold over the next five years, according to the...

FAA Expands Forum to Resolve Drone Integration Issues

The FAA, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and NASA have agreed to expand the UAS Executive Committee (ExCom) in a new effort to resolve...

Cool, 360-degree video showcases NASA’s Greased Lightning drone

Want to know what it’s like to pilot NASA’s remote-controlled plane dubbed Greased Lightning or GL-10? Then, you have to check out this 360-degree video....

Join Leading Drone Experts at Unique Drones Data X Conference

November 6th will see leaders and decision makers from every part of the drone industry come together at Drones Data X in Westport, Ireland...

NASA Develops Sense and Avoid Technology for Drones

The prospect of seeing phalanxes of drones buzzing overhead, maneuvering around one another as they drop off packages or survey the landscape, has just...

North Dakota Gets NASA Contract for Drone Research

North Dakota's unmanned aerial systems test site will test an air traffic control system for drones. NASA awarded the North Dakota Department of Commerce a...

NASA and the UK Work Together on Drone Traffic System

The UK government is working with NASA to build a tracking system for civilian drones. A potential system could involve commercial drone pilots having to enter...