Federal regulations of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) have evolved significantly in the last few years to meet the rapidly changing uses and demands of this technology.
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Flying a sUAS at Princeton
Small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS), also referred to as drones, model airplanes or remote control aircraft, are controlled aircraft without an onboard pilot. In higher education, the uses for sUAS are growing rapidly as technology advances and changes in federal regulations make possible a wide array of applications in research, education, and operations.
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Understanding the FAA regulations on use of sUAS
Drones Drive Student Research in Utah
How are small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) such as drones being used at Princeton? How do they help students accomplish their classroom and research goals?
An example of sUAS in action comes from a course jointly offered by the Department of Geosciences and the Princeton Writing Program, “Measuring Climate Change: Methods in Data...
News and Events
New laws governing the use of drones in the United Kingdom went into effect July 30, codifying restrictions on height, line of sight, proximity to...
From drones used to smuggle contraband into prisons to package delivery over water and proposals for carrying human cargo, the rapidly-expanding...