bomber996
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UAS To US Airspace In 3 Years

Wed Feb 08, 2012 8:21 pm

http://www.flyingmag.com/news/congre...ree-years?cmpid=020712&spPodID=030

Though this was interesting. Some things to be thought out including the whole "see and avoid" mentality. Want to know what everyone thinks?

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RE: UAS To US Airspace In 3 Years

Wed Feb 08, 2012 8:32 pm

It is a good thing that the FAA is being forced to address this issue.
 
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RE: UAS To US Airspace In 3 Years

Thu Feb 09, 2012 5:04 am

There is plenty of research going on regarding this topic. Not only is the FAA looking at it but so is NASA.

This link shows the latest set of contracts which were awarded to address 'UAS in the NAS' research topics:

http://www.nasa.gov/centers/dryden/news/NewsReleases/2011/11-33.html

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