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InterDrone Las Vegas Conference Program Announced

Largest, Most Comprehensive Conference Program for Commercial Drone Market in History BZ Media LLC announced today the InterDrone? technical conference featuring more than 104 classes, panels and keynotes. The event will debut at the Rio in Las Vegas, Sept. 9-10-11, and will also include an...

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Drones Help Secure Our Beaches

Summertime is here, and people will be flocking to the beaches, ready to hit the water. Wanting to keep swimmers safe, researchers, lifeguards, and search and rescue teams are increasingly using drones in their efforts to improve safety and respond to emergency situations. Earlier this year in...

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NASA tests drone collision-avoidance technology

NASA, along with its government and industry partners, has begun testing how drones will be incorporated into the national airspace. This is the third series of tests, which will include testing all the previous and new technology together for the first time. "This is the first time that we are...

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Dronecode ? Common, shared open-source platform for UAVs

Craig Elder has joined the Linux Foundation as the Community Manager for Dronecode after years in various roles in the industry. He will be speaking at the upcoming InterDrone conference about Dronecode so we wanted to reach out and ask him a few questions ahead of the event. Q. You have had an...

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Drone safety ? Critical for the growth of the industry

Drone safety ? Critical for the growth of the industry

Todd Van Epps will be teaching a class on Safe and Efficient UAV Operations at the upcoming InterDrone Conference in September. Todd teaches flight instruction to new aircraft operators as well as creates custom helicopter builds for unique applications. He has developed UAVs for the agriculture...

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Boeing Patents Mid-Air Recharging System for Drones

Well-known aircraft manufacturer Boeing was granted a patent for a mid-air recharging system. Each aircraft or drone would be comprised of an electrically powered buoyant aircraft, a control system to maneuver the aircraft, and a retractable tether to couple the aircraft with a ground charging...

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A Brief Talk About Drone Policy with DJI’s US Policy Leader

Jon Resnick leads DJI's drone policy efforts in Washington DC. Prior to joining DJI, he was a senior television planning editor with the Associated Press, leading news planning for AP's national elections coverage. Jon spearheaded AP's program to incorporate drones into professional news-gathering...

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InterDrone Film Festival Announced

Nine experts in the field of aerial cinematography will judge six categories and award over $8,000 in cash and prizes BZ Media LLC announced today the opening of the InterDrone Film Festival, giving aerial cinematographers a stage where they can show their best footage shot by a UAV, at...

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