(Video via NASA) The system would track drone location, prevent flights over sensitive areas such as the White House, automatically ground drones in bad weather and sort out which drones get priority in the event the airspace gets too congested.
Springfield News Sun · 6/5/2015
The two Global Hawk drones are a central part of NASA's five-year HS3 (Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel) Mission investigating why certain weather patterns become hurricanes, and why some hurricanes grow into monster storms. The massive drones ...
NPR News · 9/13/2013
NASA intends that this system would automatically “geo-fence” drones out of sensitive airspace, keep drones from flying in inclement weather, assist in preventing drones from crashing into buildings or each other, and prioritizing drones in busy airspace.
The Space Reporter · 6/5/2015
However, NASA has told the New York Times that actual ... For one, a decent gust could easily push a drone into a building and crash it, so tracking weather would be a must, adding a layer of complexity. Maintaining separation between low-flying drones ...
Engadget · BySteve Dent · 9/2/2014
NASA drones will fly this August to investigate hurricane ... "African Saharan dust suppresses tropical development," said AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Bob Smerbeck. "It's hard to produce anything in African dust." Every summer, impulses come …
AccuWeather · 8/2/2013
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