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Safe Flight for Drones – Designing a System for Urban Air Mobility

[MUSIC] Good evening, welcome to the second program in our webinar series, NASA Aeronautics: Aviation at the Leading Edge. I’m Suzanne Smith, the director of the Kentucky Space Grant program, and the director of the University of Kentucky’s Unmanned Systems Research Consortium, and a professor of Mechanical Engineering. NASA’s Space Grant program has consortia universities […]

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The Main Reason Why Planes Get Delayed

The Main Reason Why Planes Get Delayed

You know this feeling of frustration when you’re about to fly to some exotic country for an unforgettable vacation, and then suddenly see that your flight is delayed? Or worse, you’re going to an extremely important business meeting, and a delay in your flight ruins it! I don’t know about you, but I’m kinda interested […]

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Airplane black boxes, explained

Airplane black boxes, explained

“Tower, look at to the south, there’s an aircraft crashing” On Veterans’ Day in 2001, an airplane carrying 260 people dropped out of the sky shortly after taking off from JFK. “An aircraft just crashed to the south of the field” The top fin of the plane broke off and fell into Jamaica Bay, and […]

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REMOTE ID – Future for Drone Pilots

REMOTE ID – Future for Drone Pilots

Brett Garamella here today we’re going to talk about Remote ID how it applies to drone pilots and what you can do about it so let’s get right into it so what is remote ID well remote ID was formed mainly by commercial groups not by hobbyists so big lobbyist groups like the commercial drone […]

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ACAT Ground Collision Avoidance Flight Tests Over

ACAT Ground Collision Avoidance Flight Tests Over

[music plays] Flying an F-16 isn’t for the faint of heart especially during a fight test for the ACAT project at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center. Automatic Collision Avoidance Technology has been a joint effort between NASA and the Air Force for 25 years. But its implementation is just on the horizon The technology uses […]

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Drone Shark Alarm – Hover UAV

Drone Shark Alarm – Hover UAV

We were running shark surveillance for the DPI and what we found there was a need for an additional warning. We wanted to create a lightweight device that was really loud. With this alarm system it’s real time so literally as soon as we see a shark and identify it as a hazardous shark we […]

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