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Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus wins AUVSI XCELLENCE Award

May 7, 2019 - The unmanned aircraft systems program at Kansas State University's Polytechnic Campus has been named the second-place winner in the Training and Education category of the XCELLENCE Awards by the Association ...
5GDrones

Unmanned Aerial System and Silicon Valley Leaders Discuss if Floating Cell Towers are the Next Step for 5G

April 30, 2019 - Terrestrial 5G networks will support high-altitude balloons and drones, and could someday merge with them. As the world races to deploy speedy 5G mobile networks on the ground, some companies remain focused ...
ACAD

Ready For Takeoff: Kansas State Polytechnic Hosts Flight Academy For High School Students

April 3, 2019 - Kansas State Polytechnic is hosting Fly K-State Academy — a three-day piloting program, July 22-25, for high school students entering their freshman through senior year who dream about a future in ...
Flood

ASSURE Lead Mississippi State University's Northern Gulf Institute makes Weather Nation Headlines by Helping NOAA's US National Weather Service North Central River Forecast Center

April 2, 2019 - [NOAA] As the Yalobusha River rose around Greenwood, Mississippi, during a major rainstorm in late February, scientists from the Northern Gulf Institute at Mississippi State University deployed a small ...
Sinclair

Sinclair UAS Training Center and Elizabeth City State University Partner to Enhance UAS Training and Research

March 25, 2019 - Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) and the Sinclair College National UAS Training and Certification Center have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance training and applied research for UAS. As ...
Tiger

RFRL and GRI Launch Unmanned Aircraft Systems Delta Region Initiative

March 21, 2019 - Mississippi State University is once again using unmanned aircraft systems expertise and resources to benefit the Magnolia State. The university’s Raspet Flight Research Laboratory recently launched ...
NAIR

NUAIR Deploys ANRA Technologies’ UTM System

March 21, 2019 - The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR), and Griffiss International Airport in Rome, New York, have successfully implemented the UAS traffic management (UTM) platform from ANRA ...
smflight

Northern Gulf Institute Uses Drone's Eyes to Focus on Floodwaters to Help NOAA Improve Forecast Predicitons

March 20, 2019 - As the Yalobusha River rose around Greenwood, Mississippi, during a major rainstorm in late February, scientists from the Northern Gulf Institute at Mississippi State University deployed a small unmanned ...
Drones

How Much Of A Threat Do Drones Pose To Air Travel? Here's What You Should Know

March 19, 2019 - Gatwick, Heathrow, Newark, Dubai and today, Dublin: Each of these airports have been in the news recently when flights were halted or delayed by sightings of what were believed to be drones in the area. So ...
PC

Another Embry-Riddle First: Penguin C Aircraft Added for UAS Flight Training

March 15, 2019 - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University recently became the only university to acquire the Penguin C – one of the most sophisticated long-endurance, long-range professional unmanned aircraft systems ...