Government/Regulators

Colorful diagram of flight tracks for a high-density vertiplex

The Complexities of Operating High-Density Vertiplexes and How to Automate Them

According to NASA

NASA is prototyping and assessing Urban Air Mobility (UAM) Ecosystems.

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For Whom the Bell Tolls – It Might Soon Toll for Your UAVs

Commercial drone operations may begin as early as 2025. It remains to be seen whether there will be air tolls for unmanned aerial vehicles.

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Michael Hirschberg standing at podium

The FAA makes a U-Turn on eVTOLs

Changes course on certification

After nearly a decade of collaboration with industry, the FAA has abruptly changed the path of how winged eVTOLs can get certified.

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A Win for Drone Journalism

Victory in UAV litigation in Texas

A Texas judge ruled it is legal to use drones for newsgathering and to publish their photos.

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Futuristic aircraft flying through an urban cityscape.

X-Team D2D

The EU’s Project to Plan, Design, and Build a Seamless UAM Travel Experience

The EU’s X-TEAM D2D project met in December 2021. The team, organized by the Scandinavian Simulation Society (SIMS), Finnish Simulation Forum (FinSim), Finnish Society of Automation and University of Oulu, during the Federation of European Simulation Societies (Eurosim) Conference, was part of The X-TEAM D2D EXTENDED ATM FOR DOOR2DOOR TRAVEL conference. The project is working…

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a gun intended to bring down airborne drones

Are UAVs a Blessing or a Curse for the U.S. Military?

Perhaps Both.

Terrorists are using cheap drones, like the ones you can buy at Walmart, to attack high-value targets.

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