FAA http://wyso.org en Sinclair Pursues Drone Testing http://wyso.org/post/sinclair-pursues-drone-testing <p>The state may have been passed over as a drone testing site, but a Sinclair community college is moving full speed ahead on the development, teaching and application of drone technology.</p><p>Sinclair announced Monday that its workforce development office has applied for two new certificates of authorization from the Federal Aviation Administration to fly a new unmanned aerial system.</p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:28:41 +0000 Associated Press 46389 at http://wyso.org Sinclair Pursues Drone Testing Want A Drone? WYSO's Lewis Wallace Talks Regulations With Maurice McDonald http://wyso.org/post/want-drone-wysos-lewis-wallace-talks-regulations-maurice-mcdonald <p></p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 11:31:43 +0000 Lewis Wallace 43573 at http://wyso.org Want A Drone? WYSO's Lewis Wallace Talks Regulations With Maurice McDonald Southwest Ohio Gears Up For FAA Decision On Drone Testing http://wyso.org/post/southwest-ohio-gears-faa-decision-drone-testing <p><a href="http://www.marketplace.org/topics/business/commercial-drones-coming-soon-select-cities" target="_blank"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Click here for the extended story on American Public Media's Marketplace.</span></a></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:35:01 +0000 Lewis Wallace 43187 at http://wyso.org Southwest Ohio Gears Up For FAA Decision On Drone Testing Open Meeting in Springfield To Discuss Airport Funding http://wyso.org/post/open-meeting-springfield-discuss-airport-funding <p>This afternoon in Springfield the Ohio Department of Transportation will host an open meeting aimed at helping Ohio's publicly owned airports make their dollars go farther. In 2012, the Federal Aviation Association gave nearly $26 million and ODOT provided close to $725,000 in grant to Ohio's 97&nbsp; public airports.</p><p>The state agency says that money didn't address all the needs of those airports.</p><p>Springfield's Director of Economic Development, Tom Franzen, feels airports could receive even less funding in the future.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 19:55:00 +0000 Wayne Baker 39358 at http://wyso.org Dayton Business Leaders Say Ohio Is Ready For UAS Testing http://wyso.org/post/dayton-business-leaders-say-ohio-ready-uas-testing <p>Unmanned Aerial Systems, or UAS, was the focus of an informational meeting Wednesday in Xenia. Ohio has partnered with Indiana and applied to become one of six national centers for unmanned systems and Congressman Mike Turner with the Dayton Development Coalition held the meeting to build awareness about what UAS could bring to Ohio.</p><p></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 11:41:37 +0000 Emily McCord 38766 at http://wyso.org Dayton Business Leaders Say Ohio Is Ready For UAS Testing