Unmanned Vehicle Systems

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

Drone World Expo VIP Industry Party

OCTOBER 3,2017 5-10pm ::  SCOTT'S SEAFOOD SAN JOSE CA REGISTER FOR FREE VIP EVENT SAN JOSE, CA VIP EVENT You're cordially invited to attend Silicon Valley AUVSI's DWE VIP Party Event sponsored by Kittyhawk, Felidae Conservation Fund, TEG & SVC. We'll have great appetizers to sample, and a private bar with complementary wine [...]

By | 2017-10-21T20:07:51+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Featured, Media, UAM, UAV|Comments Off on Drone World Expo VIP Industry Party

August Chapter Meeting – Saturday STEM Event @ Hiller Aviation Museum KSQL :: Member’s Get 2 for 1 Entrance Discount

Register For 2 for 1 Discount SV Chapter Family Day Day of Drones Saturday, August 26, 2017 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Bring your whole family to this great event! During Day of Drones many different remotely piloted aircraft will be on display, and private multi-rotor drone operators [...]

By | 2017-09-19T04:58:32+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Featured, Happenings, UAV|Comments Off on August Chapter Meeting – Saturday STEM Event @ Hiller Aviation Museum KSQL :: Member’s Get 2 for 1 Entrance Discount

July Chapter Meeting @ Project Wing – Managing traffic in the skies

July Meeting Topic Includes How Project Wing is helping to safely integrate unmanned aircraft systems into our airspace Jun 7 - Yesterday Project Wing took part in a set of nationwide tests convened by NASA and the FAA to explore how to manage the growing number of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in the sky. Within [...]

By | 2017-07-15T06:09:35+00:00 July 8th, 2017|Featured, Happenings, UAV, UTM 2015|Comments Off on July Chapter Meeting @ Project Wing – Managing traffic in the skies

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