NIAS collaborates with UAS test sites to support NASA UTM

Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) has joined with other FAA designated UAS test sites in supporting NASA UTM program, the organization said.

NIAS and director of the FAA-designated Nevada UAS test site plan to collaborate in a UTM and beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) in demonstrating their value to the NASA UTM program. The companies said they intend to collaborate with NASA on validating sense and avoid technologies and command and control infrastructure that will support BVLOS UAS flight operations.

Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) is a non-profit corporation, leading the growth of the Nevada autonomous aerial vehicle industry through business teaming relationships, collaboration with primary research institutions, and helping enhance the UAS industry knowledge base in order to attract new and permanent business within the State of Nevada.