Groups urge FAA to expedite rulemaking for UAVs – AgPro Weekly Articles – Ag Professional

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) joined 31 other organizations to send a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) encouraging the agency to expedite the rulemaking process for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) operations in the U.S. airspace. The letter also calls on the FAA to allow […]

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The Changing Views Of Grower-Customers | CropLife

Article by Eric Sfiligoj CropLife March 3, 2014 When I first started covering the agricultural marketplace almost 15 years ago, I was told by many industry contacts and co-workers that grower-customers were a bit different. Many folks I talked with said growers were quick to pull back on spending once market conditions declined and slow to […]

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Kawak T3 for Thrush

Contact: Pete Tel  541-385-5051 Fax 541-617-9857 E-mail: paw@kawakaviation.com www.kawakaviation.com KAWAK AVIATION EARNS STC FOR THE NEW THRUSH T3 THROTTLE QUADRANT Bend, Oregon September, 2013 –– The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) #SA02266SE to Kawak Aviation Technologies, Inc. for the development of its newly amended T3 Throttle Quadrant for use […]

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The Designing of a UAS, look to nature

Bat Wings and Butterflies Light-as-a-feather, fiber-reinforced carbon composites give Roberto Albertani an edge in designing unusual aircraft: micro air vehicles that you can hold in the palm of your hand. Such fliers could respond to disasters inside buildings or collect data under tree canopies. To design them, the OSU mechanical engineer studies how they interact […]

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