month : 10/2016 57 results

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence Awards AeroVironment Contract for SUAS and Upgrades Valued at $10.3 Million

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both military and commercial applications, today announced the receipt of a contract from the Netherlands Ministry of Defence on October 14 for small UAS, upgrades and support services totaling $10,321,375. ...

Northrop Awarded $190M Army Hunter UAS Logistics Support Extension

Northrop Grumman will continue to provide logistics support for the U.S. Army‘s MQ-5B Hunter tactical unmanned aircraft systems under a two-year, $190.3 million contract.The Army Contracting Command received one bid for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract and obligated $44.2 million at the time ...

Textron Systems Offers New Precision Survey Sensor on Aerosonde™ SUAS

Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a Textron Inc. announced today that the company will now offer the TK-7 Firewatch precision survey sensor on the Aerosonde™ Small Unmanned Aircraft System (SUAS) after its recent successful demonstration in Blackstone, Va. Developed by Overwatch Imaging, LLC., ...

Canada’s First International UAV Show Announces Headliners

The International UAV Show, December 6-7, 2016 in Toronto, hosted by The Sky Guys Ltd. and Cambridge House International today confirmed business leaders Michele Romanow, tech entrepreneur and venture capitalist, Nicole Verkindt, founder and President of The OMX Marketplace and Michael Hyatt, ...

Sentera Launches Disruptive Technology With Quad-Rotor OMNI™ UAV

Sentera, LLC brings game-changing aerial data-capture capabilities to the industry with the revolutionary Omni™ Quad-Rotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). The Omni naturally partners with a gimbaled Sentera Double 4K Sensor – creating an easy-to-use, precise UAV package for the Inspection, ...

SkyPixel And DJI Launch Annual Aerial Photography Contest

When Kirk Hille took a photo of his fiancée struggling to cope with surging waves in the water, he knew he had an incredible photo with the perfect composition of half white wash and half crystal-clear blue water. But framing the image required an aerial perspective, something made far easier with ...

Sentera Unlocks the Power of Drone Data with More Features, at Significantly Lower Price Points

Sentera is enabling every drone user to unlock the power of their data by offering AgVault™ and OnTop™ Software Platforms at affordably-priced tiered subscription levels. An annual subscription is now offered at 79% price reduction, unlocking the power of drone data management for an even ...

OmniVision Launches 12-Megapixel PureCel®Plus-S Sensor for High-End Consumer Drones

New OV12895 Features Fast Frame Rate, Slow-Motion Video, and a Low-Power Mode OmniVision Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today announced the OV12895, the latest addition to the PureCel®Plus-S product line that offers stacked-die technology. This ...

Spin Master And DR1 Racing Announce Air Hogs Partnership

New Air Hogs products, DR1 Micro Series sponsorship encourage young pilots to race like the pros! Spin Master Corp., a leading children's entertainment company, and DR1 Racing, the premiere global drone racing series, are proud to announce a new partnership involving the legendary Air Hogs brand ...

Pumpkin Cannon vs Drones

As you might have heard, the bright-orange X‑Star Premium drone is lovingly referred to as the “Flying Pumpkin.” In the spirit of the Halloween season, the Autel crew put some drones in costumes to see how they’d hold up against some real flying pumpkins.We headed out to Thompson’s ...