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Posted: 2017-12-14 11:57:04
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Posted: 2017-12-06 14:13:15
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AMA Supporting GoFly Flight Competition

Posted: 2017-12-14 21:12:23
quadcopter-addiction.com
Back in May, a US federal court ruled that personal drones don’t need to be registered as part of the FAA’s mandatory drone registration program. That just changed: President Trump just...
Posted: 2017-12-12 15:04:14
quadcopter-addiction.com
Egypt’s parliament approved a new law during Tuesday’s general session which prohibits the use or possession of unmanned aerial vehicles, commercially known as drones, without a license from...
Posted: 2017-12-08 16:09:38
quadcopter-addiction.com
Drone delivery moved one step closer to reality in sub-Saharan Africa after Virginia Tech and Malawian teams conducted tests at the UNICEF drone testing corridor in Kasungu, Malawi. The flights...
Posted: 2017-12-08 13:58:56
quadcopter-addiction.com
Embry-Riddle To Offer Free, Open-to-Public Online Drone Operation Course
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide Campus will once again offer a free, two-week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on drone operation called Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems:...
Posted: 2017-12-08 13:00:08
quadcopter-addiction.com
SkyPixel’s Top Picks Of 2017 SkyPixel Photo Storytelling Contest
SkyPixel, the world’s most popular aerial photography community run in cooperation with DJI, has selected some of the best aerial stories submitted to the 2017 SkyPixel Photo Storytelling...
Posted: 2017-12-06 13:18:17
quadcopter-addiction.com
Bell Helicopter Unveiled Its Automatic Pod Transport System
The drone that delivers a package to your doorstep may someday be built by Bell Helicopter. The Fort Worth-based aviation giant is moving aggressively into the autonomous vehicle business and...
Posted: 2017-12-05 13:18:22
quadcopter-addiction.com
Mercedes Plans More Drone Deliveries After 100 Perfect Flights
Mercedes-Benz, conducting the biggest test using drones to ship everyday items like ground coffee and cellphones, said the mini aircraft completed 100 drop-offs to strategically placed vans...
Posted: 2017-12-02 16:02:53
quadcopter-addiction.com
DJI Introduces Voluntary Flight Identification Options For Drone Pilots
DJI is introducing new features to the DJI AeroScope remote identification system that functions as an “electronic license plate” for drones. The new features allow drone pilots to voluntarily...

Posted: 2017-12-15 18:54:13
3dprintingindustry.com
Today sees the release of Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, the long-awaited sequel to 2015’s Episode VII: The Force Awakens (although standalone Rogue One: A Star Wars Story also belongs...
Posted: 2017-12-15 18:40:40
3dprintingindustry.com
Founded in 2010, the focus of Rocket Crafters, Inc is the development and commercialization of a Hybrid Rocket Engine (HRE) technology invented by Ronald Jones, chief technologist and co-founder...
Posted: 2017-12-15 18:13:08
3dprintingindustry.com
Sliced is 3D Printing Industry’s digest of all the latest additive manufacturing news features from around the world. Today’s edition includes award winners, business deals and cutting-edge...
Posted: 2017-12-15 16:30:10
3dprintingindustry.com
The HENSOLDT AM Suite is a mobile, self-sufficient 3D printing cell
Headquartered in Taufkirchen, Bavaria, Hensoldt is a multinational defense, aerospace and electronics company. A spin-out from Airbus Group in 2016, Hensoldt now has approximately 4,000 employees...
Posted: 2017-12-15 15:14:24
3dprintingindustry.com
oVert to scan over 20000 vertebrates for free download and 3D printing
The openVertebrate (oVert) project is scanning between 20,000 and 30,000 fluid-preserved vertebrate specimens from institutions across the US and making them freely available to 3D print on...
Posted: 2017-12-15 15:12:03
3dprintingindustry.com
3D printing industry funding and acquisition round-up, Shapr3D, Graphene 3D Lab, CGTrader, Fracktal, NVBOTS & Cincinnati Inc
The 3D printing industry has seen ongoing merger and acquisition activity in 2017, while investments from private equity and venture capital firms has also been robust. While record-breaking...
Posted: 2017-12-15 11:33:05
3dprintingindustry.com
3D printed eel organs could make rechargeable batteries inside the body
Health monitors, pacemakers, mechanical prosthesis and internal drug dispensers all depend on power. The challenge is either making self-activating devices independent of electricity, or finding...
Posted: 2017-12-15 11:07:18
3dprintingindustry.com
Student to commercialize anti-epilepsy contact lenses using 3D printing
New Zealand student Logan Williams has invented a set of 3D printed “Polar Optics” contact lenses that have the potential to protect sufferers of photosensitive epilepsy from seizures....
Posted: 2017-12-14 17:48:24
3dprintingindustry.com
Create it REAL joins Denmark’s Green Ship of the Future 3D printing pilot
3D printing is to play an important role in the next generation of shipbuilding. A portion of Denmark’s Green Ship of the Future (GSF) project will rely on the help of 3D printers to transform...
Posted: 2017-12-14 17:20:40
3dprintingindustry.com
SUSU researchers 3D print brushless motor components for drones
Scientists at the Polytechnic Institute of South Ural State University (SUSU) in Russia have invented a new brushless motor-driven engine configuration using 3D printing, with potential applications...

Posted: 2017-12-15 16:39:04
theuasmagazine.com
The requirement for hobbyist drone operators to register with the FAA is back on after President Donald Trump signed legislation reinstating the measure. Last spring, a federal judge halted the...
Posted: 2017-12-07 19:46:40
theuasmagazine.com
The U.S. House Aviation Subcommittee last week held its first hearing dedicated to UAS. Committee members heard from government, industry and academia about measures to advance the drone industry....
Posted: 2017-12-06 20:51:53
theuasmagazine.com
Although Intel doesn't yet know what part it will play in the U.S. Drone Integration Pilot program, Anil Nanduri, the company's UAS general manager, believes the ability to test technology in...
Posted: 2017-12-06 20:45:22
theuasmagazine.com
Skysense releases new drone charging stations
Skysense is finding that persistence pays off as the demand for its drone charging stations has increased over the past year. The Germany-based company's latest products for indoor and outdoor...
Posted: 2017-12-05 22:37:32
theuasmagazine.com
New report details FAA, ASSURE work to understand drone collision
The ASSURE research team began its research in FY 2016. The research attempts to answer the question of what happens when a drone collides midair with other aircraft.
Posted: 2017-12-05 22:21:31
theuasmagazine.com
Yamaha’s new unmanned drone, FAZER, set for US debut
Yamaha Motors is making its first-ever appearance at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and it is bringing drones. Yamaha will show-off its new commercial and industrial spraying drone,...
Posted: 2017-12-05 21:33:12
theuasmagazine.com
American National Standards Institute looking for UAS experts
The American National Standards Institute has officially issued a call for participants to join its UAS Standardization Collaborative. Subject matter experts interested in joining or participating...
Posted: 2017-12-05 21:11:34
theuasmagazine.com
SkyX tests long-range drone along pipeline in Mexico
SkyX Systems Corp., a Canadian company working in long-range unmanned aerial monitoring and data collection, has announced that it has successfully completed an unmanned data collection flight...