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This section contains opinions and editorials from around the world about the state of the industry, where it's going and what it might mean. Christopher Korody posts his weekly newsletter under the sub-category Dronin' On. Guests posts are under that menu and are also tagged.

The Memorial Day issue of Dronin’ On 05.26.18

              Take a moment-whether in silent reflection or with a brass band playing - to remember the fallen who died protecting our country. We will always remember your sacrifice. Hi all - I loved what...

The ‘Whole Lotta Shaking’ issue of Dronin’ On 05.19.18

Hi all – A whole lotta shaking going on. A new bill to permit interdiction by DHS has been introduced in the Senate, along with a call to ban the use of...

The UAS IPP issue of Dronin’ On 05.12.18

Hi all – This week we’ll take a look at sausage making in all its infinite complexity. Five significant developments which will collectively help to shape the industry. Tuesday A Senate Subcommittee...

XPONENTIAL 2018: Past the Part 107 Bubble issue of Dronin’ On 05.05.18

Hi all – Happy to be back on the high mesa after a rainy week in Denver. Hats off to Team AUVSI for a tremendous 2018 XPONENTIAL. 8,500 dronistas from around the...

The Time to Step It Up issue of Dronin’ On 04.28.18

Hi all – Another interesting week as we head into AUVSI and what will be a spate of announcements. Thanks for all the positive feedback on Jim Williams’ terrific guest post, 336: The...

The H.R. 4 issue of Dronin’ On 04.21.18

“Southwest 1380 has an engine fire. Descending… We have part of the aircraft missing, so we’re going to need to slow down a bit.”  Hi all – Tough week in the not so friendly...

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Will the Drone Please Take the Stand

A guest post by Travis Moran In my last article, The Counter Drone Conundrum, I introduced the issues surrounding detection and mitigation of UAS to...

The Counter Drone Conundrum