UAM17 Events: Urban Air Mobility Symposium 11.2.2017

– The Silicon Valley Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International has announced a symposium on November 2nd, 2017 that'll bring together the brightest minds in the unmanned aviation industry to discuss the future of Urban Air Mobility (UAM) and the state of Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM). Keynote speakers for this event include Dr. [...]

By | 2017-10-21T20:05:24+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Featured, Financial, Governments, Happenings, International, Media, UAM, UAV, UTM 2015|Comments Off on UAM17 Events: Urban Air Mobility Symposium 11.2.2017

Urban Air Mobility 2017 :: San Carlos Airport – Silicon Valley Ca. 11.2.2017

$99 Donation - Buy Tickets After safety and public adoption, noise and public acceptance are the biggest challenges facing urban air transport. Opposition to noise has constricted, and in many cases eliminated, helicopter services in cities. Unless electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) aircraft are significantly quieter, the idea of ubiquitous on-demand urban aviation is a nonstarter. [...]

By | 2017-10-05T15:15:43+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Featured, Financial, Governments, Happenings, UAM, UAV|Comments Off on Urban Air Mobility 2017 :: San Carlos Airport – Silicon Valley Ca. 11.2.2017

AUVSI Welcomes Release of Small UAS Rule by FAA…

“Today’s release of the final small UAS rule by the FAA is a critical milestone in the integration process, and a long-awaited victory for American businesses and innovators. It establishes a clear regulatory framework and helps to reduce many barriers to civil and commercial operations, allowing anyone who follows the rules to fly in the [...]

By | 2017-07-15T06:08:25+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Featured, Governments, UAV|Comments Off on AUVSI Welcomes Release of Small UAS Rule by FAA…

AUVSI’s Silicon Valley Chapter Award

Silicon Valley Leadership AUVSI’s Silicon Valley Chapter has been one of the most active chapters in the last year. The chapter supported advocacy efforts at the local level and at the California legislature. It hosted a Capitol Day in Sacramento for members to discuss with state lawmakers the benefits of unmanned systems technology. [...]

By | 2017-04-29T00:11:37+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Featured, Governments, UAV|Comments Off on AUVSI’s Silicon Valley Chapter Award

California UAS Industry Facts

UAS use in California: Three California film and television production companies were among the first six companies to receive a commercial UAS exemption to operate in the national airspace. The University of California, Davis and UC Merced have received multiple operational certificates of authorization from the FAA to conduct research using UAS. The MESA lab at [...]

By | 2017-07-15T06:07:42+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Featured, Governments, UAV|Comments Off on California UAS Industry Facts