Property Drone Consortium Encouraged by White House Drone Initiative

Property Drone Consortium Encouraged by White House Drone Initiative

The Property Drone Consortium (PDC) is encouraged by the White House’s announcement of the UAS Integration Pilot Program Initiative. The Initiative, in which local and state authorities will collaborate with commercial entities to address needs for different types of commercial drone operations, has the potential to speed up the development of one consistent and transparent legal and regulatory framework across the U.S. that will be necessary to realize the full […]

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Automated Access to Controlled Airspace

Automated Access to Controlled Airspace

With New AirMap-FAA Integration, Drone Operators Receive Automated Access to Controlled Airspace For the first time ever commercial drone operators can request automated authorization to fly in controlled airspace near select U.S. airports using the same AirMap iOS and Android applications they use today for flight planning and real-time situational awareness. Automated authorizations with AirMap are the result of collaboration with the FAA’s Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) […]

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UAS Integration Pilot Program

UAS Integration Pilot Program

Trump and Chao Announce UAS Integration Pilot Program Use Code UAVEN25 To Save $25 According to recent reports , President Donald J. Trump is pushing U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao to launch an initiative that safely tests and validate advanced operations for drones in partnership with state and local governments in select jurisdictions. The UAS Integration Pilot Program implements a directive, signed by President Trump on October 25th, […]

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YellowScan to leverage Velodyne’s lightweight VLP-16 Puck LiDAR sensors for its advanced aerial Surveyor LiDAR system

YellowScan to leverage Velodyne’s lightweight VLP-16 Puck LiDAR sensors for its advanced aerial Surveyor LiDAR system

yellowscan matrice Velodyne LiDAR Inc., the world leader in 3D vision systems for autonomous vehicles, today announced that it is partnering with YellowScan to integrate its VLP-16 Puck and VLP-16 Puck LITE LiDAR sensors into YellowScan’s Surveyor for a turn-key and reliable LiDAR system for demanding UAV applications. Real-time LiDAR systems for UAVs are leveraged around the world for industrial and scientific applications, including surveying, civil engineering, archeology, and environmental […]

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