New Dime-Sized ADS-B Tested for Drone Operations

uAvionix Corporation, a leading Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) avionics provider, announced the development and test of its smallest ADS-B transceiver yet. Weighing less than 1 gram, a dime sized ADS-B prototype module for drones with transmission power between 0.01-0.25 Watts

2017-01-30T10:23:13+00:00 January 30th, 2017|News|

The Case for Low Power ADS-B for Drones

Christian Ramsey of uAvionix shares thoughts on the use of low-power ADS-B to improve safety and protect the integrity of the National Airspace System.

2017-04-30T21:42:30+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Blog|

GPS World: Drone developments: Avionics, Fuel cells and Swarms

uAvionix in California focuses on equipping aircraft, offering transponders and sensors for integration into UAS and for manned aircraft. Their latest ADS-B offering is a small, lightweight, low-power transponder for unmanned aircraft. uAvionix recently achieved U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval for this unit. The ping200S is designed to meet the requirements of TSO-C199 as a Class A Traffic Awareness Beacon System (TABS).

2017-01-19T12:45:36+00:00 January 19th, 2017|News|

uAvionix Announces FCC Approved Ping200S ADS-B/Mode S Transponder for Drones, Balloons, and Gliders

uAvionix Corporation, a leading UAS avionics provider, announced the Ping200S Mode S Transponder with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) has received FCC approval.

2017-01-19T12:40:59+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|News|

Will ADS-B transponders herald the next era for drones?

The skies of the future are going to be busy – with a mixture of manned and unmanned vehicles sharing increasingly crowded skies. Whether it’s Amazon Prime Air, ZipLine, or a professional cinematographer with a DJI drone high in the sky, there are going to be more things flying in this “integrated” airspace than ever before.

2017-03-23T21:34:04+00:00 December 31st, 2016|News|