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UVU Grad Student Shows Major Airline How Drones Can Reduce Maintenance Costs

Excerpt from Women and Drones on UVU grad success.

I was flying back from Orlando about 10 years ago and started a conversation with a gentleman next to me. He was an engineer on a military project and discussed how he was planning and designing UAV missions and platforms. I was fascinated. Many years later when […]

2017-02-06T11:11:11-04:00February 6th, 2017|Drone Applications, Drone Education, Drone News, Inside UVU|

UVU Featured in Rotor Drone Magazine

Source: Rotor Drone Magazine

Unmanned Vehicle University proudly touts itself as the first university to be licensed to grant master’s and doctoral degrees in Unmanned Systems Engineering using curriculum delivered totally online, and remains one of very few doctorate-level degrees available in UAS in any form. UVU emphasizes the industry experience of its instructor staff-ranging from military […]

2017-01-23T14:17:54-04:00January 23rd, 2017|Drone Education, Drone News, Inside UVU|

Walt Disney’s First Drone Show

Walt Disney Starbright Holiday Drone Show

Disney’s Starbright Holiday Drone Show features 300 drones that illuminate the night sky in a series of patterns and effects. The drones are accompanied by an original Disney arrangement of classic holiday songs to produce a stunning aerial experience. This is an excellent demonstration on how drones are being used […]

2016-12-14T16:39:32-04:00December 14th, 2016|Drone News, Drone Photography & Videography|

UVU Featured in Constructech Magazine

Unmanned Construction

constructech_constructionApplications, benefits, and capacities of drones in the construction industry; the opportunities are there today.

UASs (unmanned aerial systems), more commonly known by the general public as drones, are beginning to revolutionize the way we conduct daily business operations in the construction industry. They will someday become […]

2016-10-14T12:50:15-04:00March 15th, 2016|Constructech, Drone Applications, Drone News|

UVU Featured in PLSN Magazine


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In my two previous columns, “The Little Drone Revolution” and “The Drone Association — Know Before You Fly,” I discussed our industry’s opportunity with Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), followed by an overview of AUVSI, the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, an industry focal point for news and regulatory information on unmanned systems.

In […]

2016-10-14T12:50:15-04:00March 7th, 2016|Drone Education, Drone News|

Drones Take Professional Photography to New Heights

Professional photographer and videographer Joe Polillio sought formal education at Unmanned Vehicle University to enhance his skillset and set himself apart from the competition.

Joe Polillio uses Drones to Bring Aerial Photography to New HeightsMusic videos. Advertising campaigns. Editorial spreads. Professional photographer and videographer Joe Polillio […]