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Drone Pilot Ground School Launches STEM Scholarship for High

Drone Pilot Ground School Launches STEM Scholarship for High

Drone Pilot Ground School, a leading remote test prep course for the FAA’s Part 107 exam, recently launched the High School STEM Scholarship for Aspiring Commercial Drone Pilots to support high school students who want to become certified commercial drone pilots. The scholarship provides free access to Drone Pilot Ground School, and will also pay for Part 107 test fees ...

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DIY Portable IOS/QGC ground station

DIY Portable IOS/QGC ground station

This document describes the design, construction and operation of a portable ground station thatcan be used to implement QGroundControl (QGC) on an IOS device. The cost of this groundstation, excluding the IOS device, is reasonable and construction is straight-forward.This portable ground station consists of the following components(1) 915 mHz SiK telemetry radio(2) MAVBridge(3) 3S LiPo battery(4) 5 volt DC USB ...

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Drone Pilot Ground School Launches STEM Scholarship for High

Drone Pilot Ground School Launches STEM Scholarship for High

Drone Pilot Ground School, a leading remote test prep course for the FAA’s Part 107 exam, recently launched the High School STEM Scholarship for Aspiring Commercial Drone Pilots to support high school students who want to become certified commercial drone pilots. The scholarship provides free access to Drone Pilot Ground School, and will also pay for Part 107 test fees ...

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Raytheon’s Ground-Based Detect & Avoid System

Raytheon’s Ground-Based Detect & Avoid System

Raytheon’s Ground-Based Detect and Avoid (GBDAA) system is now operational at Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport and will be used to test the safety and efficiency of small drone operations in the 200 square mile drone test range. “GBDAA allows drone pilots to make safe decisions about flight maneuvers beyond visual line of sight without using ground observers or ...

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