Category Archives: Editors Desk

3,500 Commercial Drone Professionals at InterDrone 2016

InterDrone, The International Drone Conference & Exposition held at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas Sept 7-9, drew 3,518 attendees from 54 different countries on 6 continents. The event featured 155 exhibitors and sponsors in more than 230 booths. FAA Administrator Michael P. Huerta gave the Grand Opening Keynote speech to thousands gathered on the...

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It’s All About Communicating Intelligence

Worldwide, policy makers and stakeholders alike are tasked with shaping change of societies. Whether setting goals for growth, identifying timelines, or allocating budgets, there is a constant need for intelligence to make smart decisions.

Living in the age of technology and globalisation has its advantages for decision-makers. They can draw inspiration from examples, deep-dive into business...
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MARSAT – Satellite Services for the Maritime Industry

MARSAT consortium announced it is ready to provide innovative space-based applications using satellite-derived information for the maritime and coastal industry. MARSAT’s main goal is to create integrated satellite-based services to improve safety and efficiency in shipping, offshore industries, emergency response and rescue operations.

“MARSAT is an ambitious project, which brings together competence of specialists in satellite...
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Operating Drones Under New FAA Regulation

To coincide with the new Small UAS Rule, aka Part 107, Commercial UAV News announced the release of a free online report that helps define what it means to legally fly drones under the new FAA regulation that went into effect today. The ruling represents a critical moment that will forever change the commercial drone...

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