Drone Inspections A Guide to Using Drones for Maintenance

Drone Inspections A Guide to Using Drones for Maintenance

Over the past decade, drones have taken the world by storm. They came as an anomaly, where no one knew quite what to make of them. Were they a hobbyist craft, the next iteration of remote-control aircraft? No, they were far more than that. Personal drones are proving...
What Is an Airborne Collision Avoidance System (ACAS)?

What Is an Airborne Collision Avoidance System (ACAS)?

A sky is a big place, with plenty of room in it for airplanes, helicopters, and now drones. However, the ‘Big Sky’ does shrink a lot when you look at a congested area. Metropolitan areas where most people live is also where most flying activities happen. The big story...
Safely propelling autonomous flight with Casia

Safely propelling autonomous flight with Casia

A letter from Iris Automation CEO, Jon Damush There is little argument that small, uncrewed aircraft (drones) have tremendous potential for public benefit through low cost, low risk, high frequency, and environmentally friendly airborne operations.  Getting to...