Drones / UAS
National airspace should be redesigned around drones, Interior official says
Mark Bathrik also explained why the Department of the Interior works with UAS vendors on security instead of simply banning noncompliant products.
CBP to test first truck-portable drone for monitoring border
The small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) can be taken on patrols in the back of a pickup truck.
DIU looking to drones to deliver medical supplies
The Department of Defense began working with Silicon Valley startup Zipline in 2018 through an Other Transaction Agreement.
FAA looks to fund capabilities that will help with drone integration
The agency has $6 million in matching funds for the initiative.
Army, Defense Innovation Unit move forward with surveillance drone project
A "majority" of the companies that received OTAs will be working with the Department of Defense for the first time.
IARPA launches second edition of drone surveillance challenge
Last year's challenge didn't solve the problem the agency wanted solved.