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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 ...
MSSTATE

Hyde-Smith Announces 7.2 million Army Contract to Mississippi State for Testing Emerging UAS Technologies

March 6, 2019 - WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced the award of a $7.2 million defense contract for the Mississippi State University ...
RFRL

New TigerShark Unmanned Aircraft Expands Capabilities of MSU’s Raspet Flight Research Laboratory

March 4, 2019 - Mississippi State University’s Raspet Flight Research Laboratory is expanding its vast unmanned aerial systems research and support capabilities with the acquisition of two of the latest TigerShark ...
Joby

Mississippi State University Geosystems Research Institute's Czarnecki Shares Research Using UAS/Drones to Assess Soil Erosion

January 24, 2019 - Joby Czarnecki, Assistant Research Professor with the Geosystems Research Institute at Mississippi State University recently presented at the 2018 SWCS Annual Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Czarnecki's ...
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Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus, Law Enforcement Agencies Evaluate Remote-sensing Technologies to Fight Crime

January 23, 2019 - The Applied Aviation Research Center on the Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus is working with law enforcement partners to evaluate small unmanned aircraft remote sensing technologies to reconstruct ...
GTRA

ASSURE Representatives Help GTRA Give Free Drone Seminar, January 15, 2019

January 10, 2019 - Unmanned aircraft, or drones as they are more commonly called, have become increasingly popular holiday gift items, with more hobbyists taking to the skies than ever and more business utilizing the technology ...