Washington, DC to Houston, TX: Two Competing Visions for Drones

Two Competing Visions for Drones Two competing visions for the future of drones are emerging and never before was it clearer than this week. Where one future includes franchising, non-specific operations that dominate the service landscape, the other requires domain and regional expertise with a clear understanding of how to operate in unique, safety focused[…]

Top Tech Trend from InterDrone 2016

  InterDrone 2016, only in its second year, brought together everyone from the drone industry – mixing leaders and new entrants, manufacturers and end users, top notch speakers with world class questions in an open and collaborative environment found rarely in the conference circuit for UAS. We had NASA represented by PK discussing the latest[…]

Top 4 Takeaways from AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016 – New Orleans

My intro will be short and quick for this one so we can get to the good stuff! I go to AUVSI (now XPONENTIAL) every year. It’s my favorite of the drone shows to date, and has the best participation from industry, regulators, and international heavy hitters. I’m sharing notes about my trip to XPONENTIAL[…]

What the Micro-UAS Recommendations Mean for Small Business Operators

What the Micro-UAS Recommendations Mean for Small Business Operators With the Micro-UAS Arc publishing their Final Report on April 1st, there has been a lot company punditry, misinterpretations, and misleading comments from those who don’t really understand what the recommendations mean. Legal representatives want to take responsibility for the push for Micro-UAS as a category[…]