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2Nov, 2016

Research Takes Flight with NV Energy Drone Pilot Program

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RENO, Nev. – Nov. 1, 2016 - NV Energy announced today that with several partners, it has completed a drone [...]

18Oct, 2016

Drone America Receives EDAWN Award

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The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) presented Drone America with the Small Company of the Year award at the [...]

16Sep, 2016

Drone America at Championship Air Races

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Drone America is participating at this year's Reno Air Races in the Drone Zone in partnership with the Aerospace Learning [...]

23Jun, 2016

Unmanned cloud-seeding gains ejectable flare capabilities

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Reno, NV, June 23, 2016– Unmanned aerial cloud-seeding reached a new milestone through the successful  integration and deployment of [...]

21Jun, 2016

DOT and FAA Finalize Rules for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

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June 21, 2016- Today the Federal Aviation Administration announced their first operational plans for routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft [...]

18May, 2016

Drone America and ALEX host Aerospace Day

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In an education partnership event with Aerospace Learning Xperience (ALEX), Drone America and ALEX hosted an aerospace day for a [...]

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11Oct, 2016

Tahoe Daily features story on cloud seeding

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Tahoe Quarterly wrote an article showing the benefits of cloud seeding and the upcoming technologies that will be used in the program, such as using drones. View Article

16May, 2016

World’s first successful unmanned fixed-wing cloud-seeding test

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RENO – For the first time in aviation history, a fixed-wing unmanned aircraft has successfully tested a cloud-seeding payload during an experimental flight in Nevada. Flown at Hawthorne Industrial Airport under the state’s FAA [...]

29Feb, 2016

Discovery Channel Canada: Daily Planet

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Discovery Channel Canada featured Drone America in a segment about autonomous cloud seeding on Feb. 26, 2016. As the first phase in a new industry-academic research partnership between the Desert Research Institute (DRI), Drone America, [...]

24Feb, 2016

Channel 4: Cloud Seeding Feature

February 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Reno-based KRNV Channel 4 News did a segment on the cloud seeding research partnership between Drone America, DRI and Avisight. The unmanned flight test was the first of its kind. As the first phase in [...]

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