April 6, 2016
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is currently reviewing the report and recommendations of the Micro Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Aviation Rulemaking Committee. The agency had tasked the group to develop recommendations for performance-based regulations that would let certain unmanned aircraft operate over people not directly involved in the flight of the aircraft. The rulemaking committee,
April 4, 2016
The Commercial UAV Expo published a free report, UAVs in Precision Agriculture, which describes how drone/UAS/UAV technology is reshaping how farmers and growers perform crop scouting, nutrient management, field mapping, drainage assessment and more.
March 5, 2015
Herndon, Va., March 5, 2015—The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) published its first State of GEOINT Report last week. The 2015 report helps determine the current “state of GEOINT” as well as support the GEOINT Community’s interests and professional requirements. This inaugural report began with a diverse gathering of more than 50 geospatial intelligence practitioners
March 3, 2015
Feb. 25, 2015—Unmanned Systems Canada is pleased to release the report Canadian Civil UAS 2014. The report, developed with funding from the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), provides insight into the growth and potential of the UAS sector in Canada. “It was a pleasure to undertake this work for NRC”, said Stewart Baillie, one
February 26, 2015
Paris, Washington D.C., Montreal, Yokohama, February 26, 2015 - According to Euroconsult's newly released research titled Prospects for the Small Satellite Market, a total of 510 small satellites, or smallsats (meaning nanosats, cubesats, microsats and minisats) are to be launched in the next five years, a two-third increase in the average number of smallsats per year versus that of the
February 7, 2015
DUBLIN, Feb. 6, 2015—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global 3D Laser Scanners Industry Report 2015" report to their offering. The Global 3D Laser Scanners Industry Report 2015 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the 3D laser scanners industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,
January 14, 2015
A new report from the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General asserts that Customs and Border Protection’s use of drones isn’t meeting expectations. The program has been in operation for eight years, with high operational costs and meager contributions to apprehending illegal border crossers, according to the report.