NAIS launches Drone Center of Excellence for Public Safety

Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) has launched the Nevada Drone Center of Excellence for Public Safety (NDCOE) to mitigate rogue drone airspace incursions, the company said.

The mission is to save lives and reduce air hazards from drone incursions by empowering a shared safety vision with the FAA´s integration of drones into the commercial air traffic system.

Located in Las Vegas, Nevada, with facilities donated by Switch, the NDCOE will provide safety incursion research data, drone technology best practices, educational materials, and the new center will conduct public workshops that promote and protect the public´s safety and privacy in an open and ethical manner.

Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) and FAA-designated Nevada Unmanned Aviation Test Site lead the growth of the Nevada Unmanned Aviation Systems (UAS) Industry through business teaming relationships, collaborating with primary research institutions on UAS research and development, and enhancing the Nevada UAS Industry knowledge base to attract new and permanent business and create jobs in the State of Nevada.

Switch (NYSE: SWCH), a technology infrastructure corporation headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, is built on the intelligent and sustainable growth of the Internet.

AviSight, Inc. is a unmanned industrial inspection and advanced data solutions company, based in Las Vegas, Nevada. The company employs aerospace systems, remote sensing technology, analytics, and data collection/distribution systems for commercial and government clients.

Drone America strives to be one of the World´s Top Providers of Autonomous Unmanned Vehicles, high tech equipment and services.