Unmanned Vehicles

Podcast: Will Drones Require ADS-B? »

Just as the world of manned aircraft struggles to understand drones, the unmanned world is trying to grasp how autonomous or remotely piloted aircraft will fit into the national airspace system. More

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AEA: ADS-B For Drones »

Just as the world of manned aircraft struggles to understand drones, the unmanned world is trying to grasp how autonomous or remotely piloted aircraft will... More

Yes, Finally A Real Flying... »

OK, OK, I give up. Maybe this flying car thing from Airbus will be a contender. More

Why Drone Operators... »

Absent criminal intent or gross negligence, civil penalties are the way to go. Unless you think running out of gas deserves 30 days in the slammer. More

Jail Time For Drone Pilot »

The pilot of a drone that hit a building, then fell into a crowd watching a parade and hit a 25-year-old woman, knocking her unconscious, has been sentenced... More

Alleged Drone Sightings On... »

Pilots continue to report increasing numbers of suspected in-flight sightings of small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS) to air traffic control, says data... More

AOPA Opens Up To Drone Pilots »

Consumer drones have attracted millions of users, and created a conundrum for general aviation — are they friend or foe? On the one hand, many pilots... More