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Check Out The Mystery Drone Model On The Desk Of This General Atomics Executive

When it comes to unmanned aircraft, there is seemingly no shortage of new and cutting-edge projects and programs. As well as actual drones that are being built or tested, there are reams of studies, works in progress, and more hypothetical concepts in this game-changing arena. That said, once in a …

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Executive Order aims at protecting US from hostile drones

Two days before he left the White House, then-President Donald Trump signed the “Executive Order on Protecting the United States from Certain Unmanned Aircraft Systems”. The order restricts or bans the transfer or sale of drones to countries considered hostile (North Korea, Iran, China, Russia and any other country that …

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Executive Order Takes Aim At Threat From Foreign-Made Drones And Incursions Over Sensitive Sites

Airspace security has become a more pressing defense issue over the last decade as unmanned aerial systems, or UAS, have continued to proliferate. The War Zone has reported extensively on these incursions, including some over our most sensitive infrastructure sites and critical defense installations. In an attempt to address this …

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The Latest Executive Order on Drones

The latest executive order on drones may require federal agencies to replace – or at least review – their current fleet of Chinese- or other foreign-manufactured drones. BREAKING – Show Me the Money! Adversary Country Drones To Be Replaced?  By Contributing Editor Dawn M.K. Zoldi* Up until now, most of …

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Trump Takes Executive Action on Drones in Final White House Days

In the final days prior to his departure from the White House, former president Donald Trump issued his last slate of pardons and executive orders, including one directing federal agencies to abstain from procuring unmanned aerial systems—drones—manufactured by adversarial nations including China, Russia and Iran. “It is the policy of …

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Executive Order on “Adversary” Drones Stops Short of Bans, Requires Gov’t Reports and Analysis; Sets New 2209 Deadline | Wiley Rein LLP

In March of 2020, we blogged about a draft Executive Order (EO) on certain foreign made drones (with a focus on those made in China) that would have not only banned essentially all U.S. government procurement and operation of covered unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), but would have also barred anyone …

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Executive Order for Security Assessment of Foreign-Made Drones

The DJI Mavic is one of the drones experts from DOI recently analyzed for data leakage. President Trump issued an executive order on Jan. 18 that instructs federal agencies to assess the risks of the procurement and use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from foreign drone manufacturers with the goal …

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DroneUp Appoints Former Apple Executive as Chief Strategy Officer – sUAS News

 Carl Smit to lead DroneUp’s drone delivery portfolio DroneUp names Chief Strategy Officer to oversee corporate development Virginia Beach, Virginia, January 19, 2021 – DroneUp announced today that Carl Smit had been named Chief Strategy Officer. Smit will advise the CEO Tom Walker and the senior leadership team to set …

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Executive Order Directs Agencies to Assess Security Risks Posed by Drones From Foreign Adversaries

Drone President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that would require government agencies to review security risks associated with unmanned aircraft systems from foreign adversaries and remove from the federal fleet such drones. The order directs all federal agencies to submit a report to the Director of National Intelligence …

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Foreign-Made Drone Tech A National Security Risk: Executive Order

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Trump on Monday evening issued an executive order against the use of drone-type equipment manufactured by adversarial foreign nations, called them a threat to national and economic security. Trump’ order stated that the move was necessary “to ensure the security of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) owned, …

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The Work Diary of an Executive Who Must Find Just the Right Words

7 p.m.: A messenger arrives downstairs with fabric swatches for a wedding gown. I’m getting married next summer at Temple Emanu-El, whose congregation I just joined. It’s one of the oldest Reform Jewish congregations in North America. The architecture of the synagogue is dramatic, as is the interior of the …

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DAZN Group Poised For Future Growth With Exciting Changes To Executive Leadership Team

LONDON and NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — DAZN Group, the leading global sports streaming platform, announced today that Shay Segev and James Rushton have been named Co-Chief Executive Officers. Segev will join DAZN Group in the coming months from Entain (formerly GVC Holdings), a FTSE 100 sports betting …

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