BVLOS Flight

American Robotics Reese Mozer Types of BVLOS Flight

The Many Flavors of BVLOS – an explanation of the different types of BVLOS flight, and what they mean for regulators and industry. The following is a guest post by Reese Mozer, Co-Founder and CEO of American Robotics (NASDAQ:ONDS), a US manufacturer of industrial drones. DRONELIFE neither makes nor accepts …

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Iris Automation Casia G Ground-Based Detect and Avoid

Iris Automation Launches Casia G: Ground-based Surveillance System by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby Today, Iris Automation announced that its ground-based detect and avoid (DAA) surveillance solution, Casia G, will be made commercially available. Utilizing the same AI and computer vision technology as Iris Automation’s onboard solutions, Casia G …

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Percepto Remote Drone Operations: Groundbreaking BVLOS Appro…

Percepto Remote Drone Operations in Israel by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby Today, leading autonomous inspection solution provider Percepto announced that it has been granted Beyond Visual Line of Site (BVLOS) approval by the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI) for the operation of drones at three industrial sites …

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Commercial Drone Alliance on BVLOS ARC Report

image: Wing The release of the FAA’s BVLOS (drone flight beyond visual line of sight) ARC (Aviation Rulemaking Committee) recommendations last week has led to many responses and comments from the commercial drone industry.  DRONELIFE spoke to Lisa Ellman, Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Commercial Drone Alliance, on BVLOS …

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BVLOS ARC Recommendations: FAA Releases Report

The FAA has published the Advisory Rulemaking Committee (ARC) recommendations for rulemaking on flight beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS).  The full, 222 page report can be read here. FAA published the report last night.  The drone industry has been expecting news on a proposed rulemaking for several months, as …

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Iris Automation on Dawn of Drones This Week

This week, Industry Diversity with Iris Automation on Dawn of Drones this week, Wednesday March 2 at 11:00 AM EST.  Stream below:   Join Dawn and special guest Lori DeMatteis, Global Vice President – Sales, Marketing and Customer Success, from our sponsor-of-the-month Iris Automation. The two will kick off a …

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Autonomous Drone Inspection at US Refinery Delek

Delek US Gains First BVLOS Approval for Autonomous Drone Inspections at US Refinery Using Percepto AIM by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby Autonomous inspection leader Percepto has announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operations for Delek US Holdings’ refineries in …

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BVLOS Drone Operations in New York: NUAIR Granted 35 Miles o…

NUAIR brings BVLOS to New York, as the FAA authorizes commercial BVLOS drone ops over 35 Miles in NY’s drone corridor. by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian Crosby The FAA has granted New York-based non-profit NUAIR and the New York UAS Test Site the authority to fly unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) …

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