unmanned aircraft system (UAS)

FAA seeks 4 airports to test drone detection and mitigation technology

by • 2 months ago

The new Airport UAS Detection and Mitigation Program will pave the way for such technology at all airports.

Interior resumes buying nonemergency drones, if they’re Pentagon-approved

by • 2 months ago

The easing of restrictions coincides with the launch of the Blue sUAS program and the Trump administration's push to "buy American" to ensure cybersecurity.

DHS’s ability to counter drones is ‘limited’ because the office in charge didn’t request funding

by • 5 months ago

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

by • 1 year ago

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

by • 2 years ago

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

by • 3 years ago

The report has some suggestions for countermeasures, but those are only revealed in a classified version of the document.

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