Drones Over America – Nevada Test Site Flies the NASA National Campaign

Drones Over America – Nevada Test Site Flies the NASA National Campaign

The Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) launched four Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs or drones) simultaneous on four different public service support scenarios at the Reno-Stead UAV Test Range in close collaboration with the NASA-Ames UAV Command Center. The importance of this NASA Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) test reflects the complexity of the air traffic flight demonstration today—the other five FAA-designated UAS Test Sites across the National Airspace System (NAS) […]

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Who’s afraid of Yuneec?

Who’s afraid of Yuneec?

I really don’t know what to say about this one. I watched a video from Simon Newtons excellent channel, On the Kitchen Table earlier and he had noted an up tick in negative sentiment against Yuneec products in his comments. I had a pleasant email exchange about it with him and as this was happening an email dropped into my inbox here it is….. Optical vs Ultrasonic in UAV Collision […]

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Tower v3.2.1 Release

Tower v3.2.1 Release

After several months of development and testing, Tower v3.2.1 is finally ready for release to the wider community! This release is significant as it marks the transition of Tower from a 3DR project to a community developed project under the wing of the Dronecode foundation. Of note for this release are several major features that were contributed by members of the community. These features are highlighted below and the full […]

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