You’ve Got Amazon Foldable Cargo Package Drone Air Mail

NCCR Robotics is one of many research centers fully immersed in finding ways to fold drones into convenient, pocket-sized companions. The Swiss institution is one of the world’s leading advanced R&D labs for drones. One of its drone package iterations is...

Hex Drones Conduct Atmospheric Science During Total Eclipse Of The Sun

When the sun disappears behind the moon on Monday, scientists will be ready. The astrophysics of the eclipse are known, so for space watchers it will be a time to relax and partake in the strange beauty of day gone suddenly dark. For the atmospheric scientist however,...

ADS-B Surveillance System Performance With Small UAS At Low Altitudes

The projected expansion of SUAS operations in the U.S. has motivated the examination into how these aircraft will “see and be seen” by other aircraft operating in the U.S. National Airspace System (NAS). One proposal is that the SUAS use a system compatible with...