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ASSURE Researchers have a Good Week: UAS Airborne Collision Severity Final Report Released

December 1, 2017 - Study finds drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes Drones that collide with planes cause more damage than birds of the same size because of their solid motors, batteries and other parts, a study ...
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Mississippi Public Universities Play Large Role in Aerospace Industry

November 13, 2017 - From the Wright Brothers' first flight in 1903 to putting man on the moon in 1969, the 20th Century was a remarkable time for the aerospace field. In the 21st Century, we have even ...
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University of North Dakota UAS Counter-Measures Research

October 26, 2017 - University of North Dakota Electrical Engineering faculty member Naima Kaabouch focuses a lot of her time these days on devising ways to improve the safety and security of aircraft. Her work covers jamming, ...
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Insitu Opens Innovative, High-Tech Facility in Starkville, Home of Mississippi State and the FAA's Center of Excellence for UAS Research

October 10, 2017 - Insitu held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of its new facility in Starkville, Mississippi. The company's partnership with the Federal Aviation Administration's Center of Excellence ...
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For ASSURE Partner ERAU, 'The Sky's No Limit'

October 4, 2017 - As unmanned technology develops at lightning speed and news feeds increasingly feature reports of drones encroaching on U.S. airspace and sometimes even commercial aircraft, airports across the country ...
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Mississippi State University and ERAU-Daytona UAS GREEN Energy Research Findings Published

September 27, 2017 - Embry-Riddle Aeronautics University used a small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to study the effects of wind turbines on farmland beneath them and found that they can impact soil, crops and livestock. Farmers ...
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MSU Flies Second Drone Mission of its Kind

September 22, 2017 - An unmanned aircraft system (UAS) or "drone" performed a mission for only the second time during the Mississippi State University vs. LSU football game last Saturday. In addition to leading Federal Aviation ...
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Ohio State Sets Drone World Speed Record: Autonomous Jet UAV Flies at 147 mph for 28 Miles over Lake Erie

September 11, 2017 - The Ohio State University's Aerospace Research Center has set a world speed record for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of any size, pending verification. Ohio State's UAV flew autonomously with sustained ...
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Country's Only Unmanned Aircraft Regional Flight Center Opens at Camp Shelby and Led by Mississippi State the FAA's COE for UAS

August 24, 2017 - Mississippi once again has proven it is one of the best locations in the country for military training and technology, 4th Congressional District Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-Mississippi, said during a press ...
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Fox News Covers Story About DHS Enlisting Mississippi State University to Evaluate Drone USAGE

August 24, 2017 - Jonathan Serrie, Fox News, reports from Camp Shelby, Mississippi ...