JEA and ASEC Announce Strategic Alliance for Drone Enabled Building Inspections and Public Safety Support Services

Columbia, MD (Dec 12, 2017).  On the left is Jeff James, the Principal of James Engineering Associates, shown here with Vincent Bellezza, CEO of Aviation Systems Engineering Company, at the signing of a Strategic Alliance agreement between the two companies to provide drone services for building inspections and public safety support. COLUMBIA, Maryland – James […]

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ASEC Inspects Power Lines with Drones

ASEC conducted a very successful drone-enabled inspection of 230 kV transmission line and its right-of-way for an utility cooperative. This comprehensive equipment inspection used Power Line Inspection software to organize and correlate geospatial imagery with its location on the route.  ASEC drone teams developed a  standardized, repeatable process that safely captured data that averaged over […]

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ASEC supports drone project with Google, Intel, NASA and partners

June 7, 2017 Unmanned aircraft operations at Virginia Tech this week field-tested technology designed to allow multiple aircraft to safely share the same airspace, paving the way for broader integration of these vehicles. The flights were part of a national campaign to test an unmanned traffic-management research platform developed by NASA. Widespread commercial use of […]

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FAA Loosens Commercial Drone Regulations

Photo: Aviation Systems Engineering Co. drone pilot Mike Marrinan launches an unmanned aerial vehicle in Nassau Sound as part of research project for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection in June. FAA loosens commercial drone regulations, First Coast company hopes to train operators By Drew Dixon of Times-Union/Jacksonville.com Mon, Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:47 pm | updated Mon, […]

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ASEC receives ExportMD Grant to assist in expanding international footprint.

18 Maryland Companies Receive ExportMD Grants Amanda Winters · May 25, 2016 Eighteen small and mid-sized Maryland companies have been awarded ExportMD grants to help promote their products and services in the global marketplace. Applications are accepted on a bi-monthly basis and the next application deadline is June 1, 2016. Eligibility requirements can be found on […]

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WATT Tethered Drone System

ASEC partnered with Drone Aviation Corp to pilot the WATT drone system for a recent project. WATT is a tethered drone that includes a sensor package for streaming live HD video with zoom capability, and is continuously powered via its tether from a ground source.

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ASEC Supports FAA Mission

ASEC is proud to become a founding member of the Know Before You Fly Campaign.  ASEC supports the FAA in its mission to provide consumers and prospective business operators of unmanned aircraft systems the tools to know how to fly safely and responsibly before taking to the skies.  Please join ASEC in learning more about […]

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