Policy & Regulatory

Fremont, CA Implements Joint Drone Program for Fire and Police Departments
Air

Fremont, CA Implements Joint Drone Program for Fire and Police Departments

Fremont, California, has established a joint Drone First Responder (DFR) program for its Fire and Police Departments, marking a first ...
Aerodyne Group and DroneDash Technologies to Launch First Cross-Border Drone Delivery Service Between Malaysia and Singapore

Aerodyne Group and DroneDash Technologies to Launch First Cross-Border Drone Delivery Service Between Malaysia and Singapore

Aerodyne Group, a provider of drone-based enterprise solutions, and Singapore-based DroneDash Technologies have announced a partnership to initiate cross-border drone ...
The UAS Threat: A “Wicked Hard Problem”

The UAS Threat: A “Wicked Hard Problem”

The deadly uncrewed aircraft system (UAS) attack on Tower 22 in Jordan is the first time that United States ground ...
HAPS Alliance Publishes White Paper on Regulatory Challenges for High Altitude Operations

HAPS Alliance Publishes White Paper on Regulatory Challenges for High Altitude Operations

The HAPS Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) stakeholders, has released a white paper titled ...
Increase in Illegal Drone Flights at Stadiums Highlights Security Concerns Ahead of Super Bowl LVIII
Air, FAA

Increase in Illegal Drone Flights at Stadiums Highlights Security Concerns Ahead of Super Bowl LVIII

In 2023, over 4,000 unauthorized drone flights were recorded at nearly 60 stadiums worldwide during major sporting events, revealing a ...
FAA Grants DroneUp Approval for Beyond Visual Line of Sight Drone Deliveries

FAA Grants DroneUp Approval for Beyond Visual Line of Sight Drone Deliveries

DroneUp, an autonomous drone delivery and logistics company, has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct Beyond ...
Wingcopter LieferMichel Pilot Expands Drone Delivery Service to Include Non-Prescription Medicines

Wingcopter LieferMichel Pilot Expands Drone Delivery Service to Include Non-Prescription Medicines

Wingcopter's LieferMichel pilot project, which has been bringing drone and cargo bike deliveries to Michelstadt, Germany residents, has announced an ...
Manifold Robotics Achieves Success in EMF-Guided UAS Development for Efficient Transmission Line Inspections

Manifold Robotics Achieves Success in EMF-Guided UAS Development for Efficient Transmission Line Inspections

Manifold Robotics proudly announces the successful completion of its collaborative venture with the New York Power Authority (NYPA) aimed at ...
Drone Delivery Canada Gains Transport Canada Approval for BVLOS Flights and Dangerous Goods Transportation

Drone Delivery Canada Gains Transport Canada Approval for BVLOS Flights and Dangerous Goods Transportation

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (TSXV: FLT; OTC QX: TAKOF; Frankfurt: A3DP5Y or ABBA.F) has achieved an official nod from Transport ...
PDW’s C100 Drone Earns Approval for Defense Innovation Unit’s Blue UAS List

PDW’s C100 Drone Earns Approval for Defense Innovation Unit’s Blue UAS List

PDW, a developer in unmanned aerial systems (UAS), has announced that its C100 drone has been approved for inclusion in ...
Remote ID: Alive and Kicking?

Remote ID: Alive and Kicking?

The FAA has deemed Remote ID to be an essential component for advanced drone operations, but the rules requiring its ...
U.S. Military Adopting Unmanned Technology at Rapid Pace
Air, Maritime, Military

U.S. Military Adopting Unmanned Technology at Rapid Pace

A MAST-13 unmanned surface vessel approaches the U.K. Royal Navy Fleet Auxiliary landing dock ship RFA Lyme Bay while operating ...
FAA Grants Approval Allowing BVLOS Drone Flights in North Dakota

FAA Grants Approval Allowing BVLOS Drone Flights in North Dakota

FAA approves uAvionix BVLOS exemption with Vantis network. Photo courtesy uAvionix. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an approval to ...
Autonomous Air Cargo Prepares for Takeoff
Air

Autonomous Air Cargo Prepares for Takeoff

Remote cargo delivery serving the “middle mile” attracts startups and legacy companies who see it as a large potential market ...
New FAA Waivers: Introducing Shielding, BLVOS Drones in a Box to Dominion Energy
Air

New FAA Waivers: Introducing Shielding, BLVOS Drones in a Box to Dominion Energy

A Skydio drone flies from the Dock at a construction site. New waivers for Dominion Energy, under the FAA’s BEYOND ...