Drones to Boost Rural Internet Access

Conor Ferguson grew up in Batesville, Mississippi always curious about tech. Following in his dad’s footsteps, Conor learned to build computers at the age of 6, and followed his dad’s company into the community, testing wireless internet connections. It wasn’t until he was an engineering student at Mississippi State that Conor created drones that could … Continue reading “Drones to Boost Rural Internet Access”

Dallas Brooks talking Drones!

Dallas Brooks, the Director of RASPET Flight Research Lab at Mississippi State and the Associate Director for Research of the ASSURE FAA UAS Center of Excellence, stopped by the JT Show to talk about his work with drones for the last 15 years and what they are doing at RASPET to solve some of the … Continue reading “Dallas Brooks talking Drones!”

Navy’s underwater drones could be built on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast

Governor Phil Bryant joined us today on The Gallo Show to talk about the Ocean Task Force. It’s a group of business, academic, military and government interests to research and develop underwater drones. Those drones would map and monitor the ocean and it could mean more jobs right here in Mississippi along the Gulf Coast. … Continue reading “Navy’s underwater drones could be built on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast”