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ASSURE Partner Kansas State Polytechnic Offering UAS Training for Law Enforcement

February 21, 2018 - SALINA — Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus is working with law enforcement partners to offer a training course specifically targeted at how first responders can utilize unmanned aircraft ...
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Mississppi State's Precision Agrculture and Geosystems Research Institute Collaborate with Aerial Applicators to Maximize Drone Technology

February 19, 2018 - The frequent roar and rush of streaking yellow airplanes during the mid-south growing season is often taken for granted. For those on the ground, taking to the skies to deliver vital pesticides and nutrients ...
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The MSU Office of Research and Economic Development's HPC2 Member Research Centers and Institutes Play a Key Role in Building Economic Development in State

January 18, 2018 - Economic development is a team sport. It takes lots of partners pulling together and bringing all resources to bear to land the projects that will bring dozens, and sometimes hundreds, of jobs to our state. ...
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Kansas State Polytechnic Offers Free Drone Tips Webinar and Live Question-and-answer Session

January 2, 2018 - Unmanned aircraft systems, more commonly known as drones, are popular gifts over the holiday season and a widespread hobby for flying enthusiasts. Many systems are sold and marketed as ready to fly; however, ...
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Law Enforcement Looks to the Sky for Technological Advantage

December 18, 2017 - Imagine a suspected drug dealer taking off on foot before investigators can get to him. A tracking dog gets on his scent but is about 10 minutes behind. By the time the dog leads officers to a hideout, ...
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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 ...