Category Archives: Government

Amazon Granted FAA Approval

The drone operators must have a private pilot licenses and current medical certification. Continue reading

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Understanding Oso

They would like to use lidar to get a better understanding of the conditions, but the funding has not been approved Continue reading

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Fully Funded Ph.D. Available

Are you looking for a tremendous educational opportunity? Continue reading

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Mobile Lidar Best Practices

for sharing this report on the best practices determined from an investigation of the use of mobile lidar for CALTRANS. Continue reading

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FAA Economic Analysis of UAS

This document was sent to me with a note that it was inadvertently published Continue reading

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FAA Announces UAS Rules – Update

Update – Here is a link to the FAA Press Release. The FAA and Department of Transportation will hold a rare Sunday morning news conference to release the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on the use of small unmanned aerial … Continue reading

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Report Card on U.S. NSDI

In this case COGO took a look at the national spatial data infrastructure in the U.S. and the results were not good. Continue reading

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Lidar Mandatory in India

use this technology for preparing better projects so that these can be completed within deadlines and there is no cost overrun Continue reading

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Engineering for You Video Contest – $25,000 Prize

One of these is to restore and improve urban infrastructure. Continue reading

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sUAS Rules to be Published January 30, 2015

Rulemaking Publication Date will be Friday, January 30, 2015, and will have a two-month comment period Continue reading

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