Vigilant Aerospace Completes BLOS Flight Testing

Vigilant Aerospace Completes BLOS Flight Testing

Vigilant Aerospace Completes BLOS Flight Testing Vigilant Aerospace, the industry leader in next-generation flight management and safety systems, is making headlines . The company has successfully completed beyond line-of-sight flight testing of its new FlightHorizon detect-and-avoid collision avoidance system for unmanned aerial systems. The testing took place at NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California. It demonstrated the system’s ability to provide BLOS flight safety for both small and […]

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Drone-Human Collision Safety

Drone-Human Collision Safety

Virginia Tech team studies drone-human collision safety As drones are becoming a part of everyday life, the question about their safety rises. Researchers at Virginia Tech are studying the risks of bodily harm with drones striking people on the landing sites. Drones can be used to carry out many services. For instance, Chipotle has used drones to deliver burritos to students at Virginia Tech. Drones can also be a recreational […]

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Drone industry concerned about Trump

Drone industry concerned about Trump

President Trump’s order to reduce regulations on small businesses has sparked concerns in the drone industry that seeks more federal rules in order to take flight. The order Monday put a limit on each agency’s regulatory ability through the annual budget, and required that the cost of any new regulations be balanced through the repeal of at least two old regulations. But flights of commercial drones have been restricted in […]

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