Category Archives: Drones And The Law

Planting A Billion Trees A Year With Drones

An American company has earnestly begun planning to replant deforested areas using drones. The company plans to plant a billion trees per year remotely. Continue reading

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‘Safety First’ For UAS Operations: FAA

The FAA executive in charge of integrating unmanned aerial systems (UAS) into the National Airspace System (NAS) says that if and when a small UAS (sUAS) and a manned aircraft collide, the manned aircraft isn’t likely to suffer serious damage Continue reading

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Drone Gives DU’s Lacrosse Team A Perfect Angle For Critiquing Practice

The University of Denver’s Bill Tierney has been coaching college lacrosse for over 30 years. He’s won six national titles and probably watched hundreds, if not thousands of hours of film. Continue reading

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CNN, FAA partner in drone research for newsgathering

Since last year, the cable news network has been studying the use of drones for news-gathering by teaming up with researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology Continue reading

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U.S. drone rules remain in the hangar in 2014

The United States missed a year-end deadline for publishing new rules on remote-control aircraft, delaying an eagerly awaited step toward using drones in everything from farming to package delivery. Continue reading

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SEEING CAMPUS BY DRONE

We’ve all had the pleasure of seeing our beautiful campus from the ground and, possibly, from the top of Sarkeys Energy Center or the upper decks of the Gaylord Memorial Stadium. Continue reading

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Drones are Set to Conquer Oregon’s Skies. Are You Ready?

Image: William Anthony Scott Edwards, founder of Portland’s drone hobbyist group, test-flies his craft. In a dusty vacant lot beneath theFremont Bridge, Scott Edwards toggles switches on a bulky controller and watches his drone rise. About two feet across and … Continue reading

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