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Rogers Named Director of MSU-led UAS Center of Excellence

March 29, 2017 - A nationally recognized aerospace authority has joined Mississippi's leading research university on a full-time basis after serving in an interim role. Effective March 1, Marty W. Rogers is now the new ...
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Customizing UAS Payloads and Technology to Identify Invasive Plant Species in the Gulf Coast

March 16, 2017 - A team of researchers, unmanned aerial vehicle pilots, biologists and student workers from Mississippi State University have identified a tall, grass species that has invaded coastal areas along the Gulf ...
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NUAIR Alliance UAS Research bring SAAB Business and Jobs to NY

February 3, 2017 - In Dewitt, New York, Swedish aerospace and defense firm, Saab, is ramping up its product offerings in the U.S., and the Syracuse area is set to benefit. Saab Defense and Security USA, the company's U.S. ...
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ASSURE and Mississippi State UAS Partner, Insitu, Excited for Mississippi Opportunities

February 1, 2017 - Executives from Washington-based Insitu, an industry-leading information provider in the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) field, said Tuesday they are excited to grow partnerships and provide employment ...
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K-State Polytechnic Provides Tips on Safe Operations for Drone Hobbyists

January 3, 2017 - Started almost 10 years ago, the Kansas State Polytechnic Unmanned Aerial Systems program has made safe operations the cornerstone of its classroom curriculum, research and flight instruction. And with ...
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Partners K-State Polytechnic, Westar Energy Advance Electric Utility Inspection with UAS

January 3, 2017 - Kansas State University's Polytechnic Campus and Kansas-based power company Westar Energy are propelling the electric utility industry forward by innovating inspection and maintenance methodologies with ...
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FAA Expected to Approve ASSURE Partner ND UAS Test Site for BVLOS Flights

January 3, 2017 - Speaking at a roundtable discussion with Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein, U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said he expects the FAA to next week announce BVLOS approval for the agency's test ...
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ASSURE, led by Mississippi State, Geosystem Research Institute Researchers and Pilots Explain Mississippi's Future with UAS

December 16, 2016 - The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International's The Economic Impact of Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration in the United States report shows the economic benefit of UAS integration. AUVSI's ...
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ASSUREuas' Lead university, Mississippi State University, Research Ranked Among the Nation’s Top 100 Research Institutions

November 21, 2016 - The recently released NSF Higher Education Research and Development Survey for Fiscal Year 2015 places the university at 94th overall among public and private institutions in the country, based on $226.4 ...
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ASSUREuas, lead University, Mississippt State Making UAS Magazine Headlines as a Pan-Pacific UAS Test Range Complex

November 18, 2016 - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration selected unmanned aircraft systems test sites are making news as of late. The Pan-Pacific UAS Test Range Complex announced that it will add the state of Mississippi ...