North Dakota Announces Vantis as Statewide UAS BVLOS Network

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Already a thriving ecosystem of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in public and private use, North Dakota takes the next step in UAS advancement, commercialization and development by introducing Vantis, the nation’s first statewide UAS beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) … Continue reading North Dakota Announces Vantis as Statewide UAS BVLOS Network

Transport Canada approves Bvlos Commercial Drone Operations with Iris Automation’s Casia Safety Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – October 14, 2020 – Transport Canada has issued the second Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) for Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flights in uncontrolled airspace utilizing infrastructure masking and Iris Automation’s onboard detect-and-avoid (DAA) solution to MVT Geo-solutions. Under … Continue reading Transport Canada approves Bvlos Commercial Drone Operations with Iris Automation’s Casia Safety Technology

Nationwide BVLOS waiver granted to Kansas State university Polytechnic Campus

SALINA — The ability of Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus to fly unmanned aircraft systems beyond visual line of sight is expanding. The campus’s Applied Aviation Research Center has received a new waiver from the Federal Aviation Administration that permits K-State Polytechnic to fly … Continue reading Nationwide BVLOS waiver granted to Kansas State university Polytechnic Campus