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ASSURE's Research Partner, RFRL at Mississippi State, Works with ARM Aerial Facility Testing Instrument Configuration in Skies Above Mississippi

July 23, 2021 - High above the pastoral landscape of Greenwood, Mississippi, flights of an uncrewed aerial system (UAS) tested the configuration of instrumentation for the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Aerial ...
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Mississippi State University, ASSURE's Lead University and Kansas State University Partner to Lead First Responder UAS Competition

July 12, 2021 - To advance the capabilities of unmanned aircraft systems for search and rescue, the National Institute of Standards and Technology has launched the First Responder UAS Triple Challenge. The competition ...
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Reuters' Story Highlights How ASSURE, WiBotic and University of Montana Collaborate to Upgrade UAS Battery Power, Recharging Technology to Use Drones to Help Fight Wildfires

July 12, 2021 - Chief pilot Bart Bauer and operator Jim Seielstad of Autonomous Aerial Systems Office at the University of Montana go through a safety check prior to flying a drone at the Lubrecht Experimental Forest ...
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ASSURE Research Partner, MSU Raspet Flight Research Lab, Makes History in Unmanned Aviation at State's Busiest Airport

May 27, 2021 - Researchers at Mississippi State University are breaking new ground in aviation by flying an unmanned aircraft at Mississippi's busiest airport. Experts say this technology could revolutionize emergency ...
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Nanyang Technological University's ATMRI and Mississippi State Led ASSURE Offer Conference Recordings of UAS Expertise from AMUSE 2021 Conference

April 21, 2021 - This spring Nanyang Technological University's Air Traffic Management Research Institute (ATMRI) and Mississippi State University led Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE), ...
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FAA’s UAS Outreach Through ASSURE Extends to Students, Teachers in All Grade Levels

March 9, 2021 - The FAA formed the Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) to identify and address a myriad of issues surrounding the introduction of drones into the National Air Space System. At the same ...
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Research Partner, University of Alabama at Huntsville and Huntsville International Airport Work Together to be Selected as Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Detection and Mitigation Research Program Test Site

March 3, 2021 - In September 2020 the FAA published a solicitation for airport operators interested in hosting the agency's "Airport UAS Detection and Mitigation Research Program." Under the program, FAA plans to evaluate ...
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Kansas State Polytechnic Webinar on FAA UAS Regulation Changes Shared Globally, Recording Accessible

March 2, 2021 - Unmanned aircraft systems are a global phenomenon, and the experts at Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus are helping to ensure regulation updates are shared across the globe. A free webinar offered ...
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ASSURE University Research Partner, Kansas State Polytechnic to Host Free Webinar on UAS Regulation Changes from FAA

February 2, 2021 - The Federal Aviation Administration has announced several changes related to unmanned aircraft systems operations that will go into effect in the coming months. These regulation changes are important ...
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FAA Grants $5.8 Million to Center of Excellence, ASSURE, Led by Mississippi State University

January 14, 2021 - The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced $5.8 million in research, education and training grants to universities that comprise FAA's Air Transportation Center ...