unmanned aircraft system (UAS)
DHS’s ability to counter drones is ‘limited’ because the office in charge didn’t request funding
Without money, the Office of Policy couldn't hire the subject matter experts it needed to create a realistic work plan and complete guidance for authorized agencies.
Pentagon plans drone event for new VC, startup matchmaker program
Ellen Lord said there's a Trusted Capital Marketplace Program outreach event planned for October looking to bring together UAS startups and investors.
Air Force expands technology accelerator partnership with Techstars
In this second iteration, sponsored by BAE Systems, the tech bootcamp program will be accepting companies with "commercially viable" anti-drone technologies like sensors and computer vision to "identify" and "mitigate" unmanned systems.
Army must watch out for ‘collaborative swarms’ of drones, report concludes
The report has some suggestions for countermeasures, but those are only revealed in a classified version of the document.
Navy SEALs ink deal for anti-drone tech through DIUx acquisition
The Navy SEALs will soon have their six covered when it comes to drones.
FAA, industry groups launch UAS safety campaign
The campaign, Know Before You Fly, aims to increase awareness of UAS operation rules and regulations.