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FAA Approves Drone As 'Cell Phone Tower In The Sky' For Puerto Rico

NPR - 3 hours 41 minutes ago
The FAA has approved AT&T's Flying COW — a drone outfitted with LTE radios and antennas — to provide temporary voice, data, and Internet service in Puerto Rico. AT&T hide caption. toggle caption. AT&T. The FAA has approved AT&T's Flying COW — a ...and...

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FAA Approves Drone As 'Cell Phone Tower In The Sky' For Puerto Rico

NPR - 1 day ago
The FAA has approved AT&T's Flying COW — a drone outfitted with LTE radios and antennas — to provide temporary voice, data, and Internet service in Puerto Rico. AT&T hide caption. toggle caption. AT&T. The FAA has approved AT&T's Flying COW —...

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UgCS Drone Fleet Management Software to Ease Multi-Drone Missions

The Drive - 1 day ago
This drone-management solution will be presented at MiliPol 2017, the “Leading Event for Homeland Security” which takes place in Paris from November 21-24. Reportedly, UgCS will allow operators on the ground to track real-time positions of UAVs in...

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Drone carrying drugs, phones crashes in Buckeye prison yard

AZCentral.com - 2 days ago
An attempt to deliver a load of drugs and cell phones to inmates at an Arizona prison failed when the drone carrying the contraband crashed in a yard accessible only to corrections officers. The Arizona Department of Corrections said Thursday it is...

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Congress votes to restore drone registration

AOPA Pilot - 2 days ago
Drone operators who fly their unmanned aircraft for hobby and recreation exclusively under Part 101, commonly known as the Special Rule for Model Aircraft, could soon face a requirement to register their aircraft even though a federal court recently...

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China's AT200 Drone is Big Enough to Fit a Small Car Inside

The Drive - 2 days ago
China's new AT200 drone was designed to transport objects larger and heavier than those that can be transported with more common drones. This unmanned aerial vehicle was first publicly demonstrated in action on Oct. 26, and just concluded its...

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Drone service providers see growth in fledgling industry

The Columbus Dispatch - 2 days ago
A drone photograph shows Dawes Arboretum in Licking County on Nov. 2. Companies -- most small and local -- have emerged to offer photography and video services to utilities and industries such as real estate and construction. [Doral Chenoweth ...and...

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NASA Plans to Develop Mars Drone at Arctic Research Base

ExtremeTech - 2 days ago
All robotic missions on Mars have been limited to the actual surface — rovers like Curiosity are reliable, but their range is limited. While Curiosity has driven more than 10 miles on the Martian surface, it took more than five years. A flying drone...

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The Drone Racing League created the 'DRL Simulator' to teach you how to be a pro drone pilot

Mashable - 3 days ago
A state-of-the-art drone flying simulator called DRL Simulator is out on Steam today and it's as close to the real thing as you're going to get without spending hundreds of dollars on a high-end drone. DRL Simulator was created by the Drone Racing...

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Drone simulator is as close to the real thing as you can get without spending hundreds of dollars


A state-of-the-art drone flying simulator called DRL Simulator is out on Steam today and it's as close to the real thing as you're going to get without spending hundreds of dollars on a high-end drone. DRL Simulator was created by the Drone Racing...