When heavy floods destroyed 350 homes and killed 12 people in Texas last year, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) were used to aid rescue teams by collecting high resolution images of the area.
Members of the Wimberley Fire Department’s UAS team reviewed the images on laptops in mobile command vehicles—searching for abnormalities such as odd shapes and colors. The precise location of points of interest were then provided to search teams. Read More.
To celebrate Engineering Week 2016 beginning Feb. 21, we want to put all you future engineers to the test by building something using household objects. Read More.
Hear the latest on pilot supply and demand, regulatory compliance and training equipment during the National Training Aircraft Symposium March 13-16 in Daytona Beach. Read More.