Kittyhawk and Jeppesen Work Together to Provide LAANC Authorizations

Drone airspace authorization program, LAANC (Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability), is gradually being rolled out across the United States, with private enterprises working with the FAA to provide authorization to enterprise UAV operators. The latest companies to join the FAA are Kittyhawk and Jeppesen. Combined Expertise to Provide Low Altitude Authorization Jeppesen, a Boeing […]

FAA Seeking Partners to Help Control Drone Air Traffic

The United States Federal Aviation Authority is looking for new contract partners that can help in the processing of airspace authorization for private drone pilots. Through the LAANC (Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability) initiative, private drone operators will now be able to gain access to controlled airspace with the right authorization. This could open […]

America’s Commercial Drone Alliance Wants Restrictions for Private Operators

Private drone pilots in the United States could face increased regulations and control if the Commercial Drone Alliance gets its way. Current loopholes exist that allow for private pilots to ignore some federal restrictions that commercial operators are forced to adhere to. Companies like Amazon, Alphabet (Google’s parent company), and Ford are members of the […]

Combatting Smog in Poland

In Poland, every single year it is estimated that smog kills more than 47,000 people. The country sees a significant smog level increase during the winter as a result of solid fuel burning for residential heating, which accounts for the grey haze you see over the cities. The air smells like burning plastic every single […]

Unmanned Cargo Drone Tested by Aerospace Leader Boeing

Amazon has made headlines over the past year with a big push for unmanned package deliveries using UAV technology, showing the world what the future cold look like with drones being utilized to deliver consumer goods. Their technologies, which are still in development, could completely revolutionize global commerce, making it faster and easier for consumers […]

Understanding the Latest Drone User Testing and Safety Rules

Drone ownership has grown at a phenomenal rate in the last five years, thanks to better affordability and increased accessibility to high quality consumer drones. Companies like DJI are leading the way with high end consumer drones, and there are even more affordable models that sacrifice camera capabilities to come in at an entry level […]