Chinese Drone Maker DJI Seeking At Least $500 Million In Pre-IPO

China’s SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd, the world’s largest maker of non-military drones, is in talks with investors for at least $500 million in ...

Sentera Announces Dual-band RTK for PHX Pro Fixed-wing Drone

Sentera announces the general release of its RTK GPS precision positioning module for the PHX™ Pro fixed-wing drone. The module delivers true ...

U.S. State Department Approves a Second Kratos Tactical UAS for International Marketing

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that it has received U.S. State Department ...
March 21, 2018

DDC Commences Development of The Condor – 400Lbs Cargo Delivery Drone

Drone Delivery Canada is pleased to announce that it has commenced development of its newest cargo delivery drone, ‘The Condor’ with a lifting capability estimated at 400 pounds of payload. “Our engineering team is focused on ...
March 21, 2018

IARPA Announces The UG2 Prize Challenge To Improve UAS Captured Imagery

What is the current state-of-the art for image restoration and enhancement applied to images acquired under less than ideal circumstances? Can the application of enhancement algorithms as a pre-processing step improve image interpretability for ...
March 20, 2018

Border States Electric and Sharper Shape Join Forces To Provide UAS Inspection Tools

Today, Border States Electric announced that they have reached an agreement with Sharper Shape Inc. – a leading drone inspection technology provider - for the sales and distribution of the company’s automatic drone utility inspection software ...
March 20, 2018

Hangar Technology launches New Program Hangar OnDemand for Communities

Hangar Technology, Inc., the world’s first robotics-as-a-system software company to bring scalable 4D visual insights to industry, today announced the launch of Hangar OnDemand for Communities, a new program designed to give nonprofits a system to ...
March 20, 2018

Israeli Company APG Unveils Quantum Leap in Tactical UAS The Peres

A new tactical UAS offers groundbreaking possibilities. The pioneering family of UASs Peres has been unveiled, delivering significant breakthroughs in technology, operation, and logistics. The Peres UAS can fly horizontally and vertically, ...
March 20, 2018

Cheetah Air Receives FAA Night Waiver Approval Extending Their Capability

While Cheetah Software Systems has constantly pushed the cutting edge of logistic technologies for the past 30 years, they have taken another step further today. Cheetah Air, a division of Cheetah Software Systems, is an advanced, scalable drone ...
March 20, 2018

Black Swift Technologies and NASA Partner to Push Agricultural Drone Technology Beyond NDVI and NDRE

Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, CO, announced today expansion of a pathfinder mission with NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center to develop enhanced multi-angular remote sensing techniques using small ...
March 20, 2018

High-power Microwaves And Lasers Defeat Multiple Drones During US Army Exercise

Forty-five unmanned aerial vehicles and drones fell out of the sky during a U.S. Army exercise after Raytheon's  advanced high-power microwave and laser dune buggy engaged and destroyed them. These common threats were knocked down during a Maneuver ...

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