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ASSURE Core University Kansas State Polytechnic Receives Nationwide BLVOS Waiver from FAA

August 12, 2020 - The ability of Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus to fly unmanned aircraft systems beyond visual line of sight is expanding. The campus's Applied Aviation Research Center has received a new waiver ...
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Mississippi State Receives $1.3 million in FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems Grants

August 7, 2020 - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is awarding $3.3 million in research, education and training grants to universities that comprise ...
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Drone / Helicopter Mid Air Collision Over Los Angeles City Hall ‘Probable’ Said NTSB (Airbus AS30B2 N71HD)

July 6, 2020 - On Dec. 4 2019 Airbus AS350B2 N71HD was being operated by Helinet Aviation Services as an electronic news-gathering flight for ABC7 News in Los Angeles under Part 91 and visual flight rules, within Class ...
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UAS Flight and Operations Degree Option at K-State Polytechnic now Led by Kurt Carraway

June 25, 2020 - Kurt Carraway has been named department head of the unmanned aircraft systems flight and operations program at Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus. Currently the UAS executive director at the Applied ...
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Virtual UAS Program for Teens Offered by Kansas State Polytechnic in June

May 27, 2020 - Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus is providing teenagers fascinated by drones with a new learning opportunity this summer that is social distance friendly. From June 22-26, the campus is offering ...
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SkySkopes Joins ASSURE Research Coalition

May 8, 2020 - ASSURE’s newest Industry Partner SkySkopes demonstrates use of UAS to help deal with COVID ...
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University of California Davis and UAS Drone Camp Partners to Spark STEM Students' Imaginations

May 4, 2020 - The next generation of aviation innovators and researchers get hands on experience through FAA sponsored Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Outreach activities. The University of California Davis ...
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FAA's U.S. Transportation Secretary, Elaine L. Chao, Announces $2.6 Million in 14 Drone Grants to ASSURE Research Universities

April 3, 2020 - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is awarding $2.6 million in research, education, and training grants to universities that comprise ...
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ASSURE Executive Director Talks BVLOS with Unmannedairspaceinfo.com

March 17, 2020 - Unmanned Airspace talks to Stephen P Luxion Col (ret) Executive Director of the Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE) about US activities to bring drones closer into routine ...
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MSU Receives NSF Funding to Build Testbed for 5G, Advanced Wireless Technologies

January 6, 2020 - Industry and researchers soon will be able to test 5G and other advanced wireless technologies at Mississippi State University. MSU is receiving $1 million in ...