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Rakuten and AirMap Joint Venture Brings Unmanned Traffic Management Platform to Japan

Rakuten, Inc., an internet services provider headquartered in Japan, and AirMap, an airspace management platform for drones,  announced the launch of a joint venture, Rakuten AirMap, Inc. The joint venture will provide Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) solutions to drone operators and airspace managers in Japan. Continue reading

General Atomics Gets $39 M USAF Ground Control Station Contract

GA-ASI AdvCkpt01General Atomics – Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, California, has been awarded a $39,541,566 undefinitized contract action modification (FA8620-17-F-2353) to previously awarded contract FA8620-15-G-4040 for medium altitude unmanned aircraft system block 30 ground control station production. Continue reading

Evans Launches Human-Centered UAS Solutions Suite


Evans Incorporated, a provider of Human-Centered consulting solutions, has announced the launch of its comprehensive CAARMA Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Solutions Suite. The CAARMA UAS Solutions Suite delivers significant value to users across the aviation industry in its ability to safely and effectively expand the use of UAS within the government and commercial sectors. Continue reading