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uAvionix ping200X is the World’s First FAA TSO Certified Drone Transponder

BIGFORK, Mont.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, uAvionix, the leader in communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), announced ping200X, its flagship Mode S ADS-B OUT Transponder for UAS, has received Technical Standard Order (TSO) certification from the FAA. ping200X is the pinnacle of years of evolution and investment in …

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As world’s youngest certified drone pilots, St. Pete middle school students ready to soar

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – They aren’t old enough to drive, but students at Azalea Middle School in St. Petersburg are getting a unique opportunity to become certified in drone flight and safety.  At the helm is Willis Reese, an aviation teacher and former pilot. “It started out as an after-school …

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‘Take Flight Day’: Redwood City drone maker Skydio helping women become certified pilots

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (KGO) — A big gender gap persists in a number of fields, notably technology. A Redwood City drone maker took its women employees to the San Mateo County coast on Tuesday to let them try to fly one. It’s an example of the changing workplace, one of …

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Skydio Announces The Availability of New Enterprise Software For Skydio 2TM and a new Training Program for Certified Skydio Pilots

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Skydio, the leading US drone company and world leader in autonomous flight, announced the general availability of Skydio Autonomy Enterprise Foundation (AEF), a broad set of advanced AI-pilot assistance capabilities for enterprise and public sector operators. Controlled through the new Skydio Enterprise App, AEF optimizes Skydio 2 …

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La Crosse Civil Air Patrol first in the state certified to fly rescue drones

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) – Two local Civil Air patrol pilots will be the first in Wisconsin to fly rescue drones in disaster response situations. The CAP has a brand new drone that the volunteer organization can fly during floods, hazard material chemical spills or tornados. Unmanned aircraft system mission …

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Mansfield ISD Offers New Course for Students to Become Certified Drone Pilots

You’re starting to see drones more and more up in the sky. To get in on the trend, Mansfield ISD has started to offer a class to students aimed at preparing them for the booming drone industry. The class is called Edu-Drone, and it’s the first of its kind in …

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DJI drones can fly over crowds if they wear this certified parachute – TechCrunch

Most of the time, commercial and personal drones are not allowed to fly over groups of people. For safety, obviously. Indemnis’ drone parachute changes that. The company’s product was just certified to allow operators to legally fly drones over small groups of people. This is the first time such a …

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