Autonomous Drone Brain University of Manitoba

Autonomous drone brain being tested at University of Manitoba

[Editor’s Note: University of Manitoba professor, Witold Kinsner, sees drones flying longer distances with much heavier loads.] ‘Think of a big drone carrying crates with the components needed for a make-shift hospital shelter, tthat has to be airborne for days on end. Here’s something that might be over your head: near-sentient drones shipping critical goods to […]

Virginia Community College Drone Courses

Virginia invests in drone research and education, cites jobs potential

This post originally appeared on https://gcn.com/articles/2016/07/26/virginia-drone-education.aspx. [Editor’s Note: Chris Carter, the deputy director of VSGC, shared that the group plans on having drone courses at two Virginia Community Colleges by fall 2017.] The Old Dominion University Research Foundation and the Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) are flying high after receiving funding from the National Science Foundation to […]

K-State Polytechnic Salina Drone School

​K-State Polytechnic in Salina can help you become a commercial drone pilot

[Editor’s Note: Kansas State Polytechnic in Salina was recently named the No. 2 college for drone training in the US by Drone Training HQ.] Kansas State Polytechnic in Salina will offer courses to help people become Federal Aviation Administration certified commercial drone pilots. The school will hold two sessions of the course — August 29 to September […]