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First Statewide UAS Traffic Management System Lands In Kansas

By John Celock Kansas officials have announced a partnership with a California based company that will set up the first…  Read More >

Lawmakers Debate UAS Job Boost

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers are slated for further discussion over a proposal to boost the state’s aviation and unmanned…  Read More >

New Kansas UAS Director: State ‘Uniquely Positioned’

By John Celock Calling Kansas “uniquely positioned” for growth in the unmanned aerial systems sector, a former top Air Force…  Read More >

New KS Aviation Chief Focuses On Economic Impact

KDOT Aviation Director Merrill Atwater (in suit) tours KState Polytechnic University UAS Center earlier this month. KDOT Aviation Director Merrill…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Pass DUI Memorial Sign Bill

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers passed legislation Monday that would allow the state to erect highway signs as memorials to…  Read More >

New Kansas Post Aimed To Boost UAS Economy

By John Celock Kansas is on track to hire an official to coordinate the state’s work on unmanned aerial systems,…  Read More >

Panel Unlikely To Hear Kansas Transportation Proposal

By John Celock A key committee chairman in the Kansas Legislature has said his committee is unlikely to discuss a…  Read More >

Kansas Transportation Plan Overhaul Eyed

By John Celock A group of Kansas lawmakers are looking to overhaul the planning process for the state’s next transportation…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Vote To Continue Transportation Partnership

By John Celock The Kansas House of Representatives voted to continue the close relationship between two transportation agencies after receiving…  Read More >