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2014 Senate Transportation Bill Obstructs UAS Integration
Passing of the bill may cause a delay of UAS integration into the NAS, causing problems for more than just the FAA. (August 08, 2013)

Unlimited Liability: Autonomous Vehicles and the Insurance Biz
Increasing vehicle autonomy finally has insurers contemplating complex liability issues. (July 18, 2013)

The Drone Debates: New Rules for a New Frontier
Will more states fall to the anti-drone domino effect, and what does it mean for local business? (April 16, 2013)

Robotics Opens A New Market For Ascent Solar
Solar Electric-powered Drone Aircraft Bolsters Ascent Solar's Product Portfolio (September 12, 2012)

Brave New Robotic World of Commercial and Civil Integration for UAVs
Most UAV manufacturers do the majority of their businesses with governments around the world, many of which—like the United States—are facing huge cuts in military spending and a slowdown in the acquisition of new technologies. (August 09, 2012)

A Live Look At AUVSI Las Vegas
First impressions of what's new in autonomous aerial, ground and underwater technology (August 08, 2012)

Bluefin Robotics Provides Next-gen Explosive Ordnance Detection for Navy
Before using the HAUV-3, the Navy used remotely operated vehicles and divers to perform hull inspections for explosive ordnance disposal. (August 08, 2012)

Rockwell Collins Cites UAV Training as Key Enabler for U.S. National Airspace Integration
What we've seen is that with the technology explosion in the unmanned arena training was overlooked. More interaction needs to happen between industry and policy-making bodies. Rockwell Collins is also concentrating its efforts on UAV simulation and training based on its experience developing training systems for manned aircraft. (August 07, 2012)

Kick Off for Unmanned Systems North America 2012
Less than 8 percent of the United States right now has an aviation asset. That means opportunity for unmanned aircraft, as public safety officials think, “I can now have access to an asset that was never available to me in the past.” (August 07, 2012)

Palm-size Nano-drone: Small Target, Large on Capabilities
It can be operated remotely by troops sitting in a control room thousands of miles away or by soldiers on patrol using a seven-inch tablet computer. (August 06, 2012)

Drones In Commercial Airspace To Drive A New Industrial Revolution
So far, about 40 states are expected to apply for the test site status that should attract thriving community of researchers, manufacturers, suppliers and educators to invest in their local economies. (August 03, 2012)

Collision-free Flying for UAVs in Crowded Skies
The new technology promises major advantages over radar-based UAV anti-collision systems that calculate distances using reflected radio signals. (July 31, 2012)

Drones Over Manhattan: Stalking Gotham 24x7
The pros and cons over invasion of privacy from domestic drone use are rampant and are now gaining intense scrutiny from both liberal and conservative organizations and the general public. (July 31, 2012)

Prioria Robotics Bets On Florida’s Future With Drones
The UAV maker invests $2M, creates 31 new positions in Gainesville (July 17, 2012)

Prioria UAS Platforms Receive $5.5M In Funding
Prioria Robotics, a developer of small unmanned aerial systems, announced today that it has completed the final tranche of a $ 5.5 million Series C Preferred round of funding. Athenian Venture Partners, a venture capital firm specializing in investments in information technology and healthcare companies, joined a financing round together with Advantage Capital Partners, the lead investor, and existing investor Florida Gulfshore Capital. Prioria Robotics will use the new financing to advance the growth of its unmanned aerial system (UAS) platforms for military and civilian applications. (June 25, 2012)



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