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Commercial Drone Test Flights Expected to Increase Following FAA Program Updates

Commercial drone operators around the country continue to test applications of unmanned aerial vehicles as part of the FAA’s Integration Pilot Program aimed at coming up with a regulatory framework for unmanned flights. For example, later today in Memphis, Tenn., … Continue reading

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Ohio Researchers Are Working to Make ‘Air Ubers’ a Reality

Researchers at Ohio’s Wright State University are trying to develop what they call an “Air Uber.” The researchers are part of a group awarded a $2 million grant from the Ohio Federal Research Network to support research and development in … Continue reading

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Congress takes next step toward drone delivery

The U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives released what is likely the final version of a Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization bill that would pave the way for drone-based delivery … https://www.supplychaindive.com/news/FAA-reauthorization-next-step-drone-delivery/533185/ Supply Chain Drive | Sept. 25, 2018

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Operator runs multiple drone deliveries for 1st time in Reno

The city of Reno confirmed the first successful deliveries by multiple drones steered by a single operator under a federal program fast-tracking regulatory approval for unmanned aerial vehicles nationwide. City officials announced Wednesday that Flirtey recently simulated the delivery of … Continue reading

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