month : 11/2016 61 results

Northrop Passes Two Milestones for Joint DARPA “Tern” UAS Program

DARPA’s futuristic UAV system known as TERN has passed another milestone according to anufacturers Northrop Grumman. The Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node, or TERN, is a project being developed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). According to DARPA’s video, ...

FLIR Acquires UAV manufacturer Prox Dynamics

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Prox Dynamics AS, a leading developer and manufacturer of nano-class unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for military and para-military intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance applications, for approximately $134 million in cash.Based in ...

Freedom Class Giant Drone Racing Official Update

Welcome to the first official update from the Freedom Class Team.  We are excited to be bringing you these regular updates, as we have been getting bombarded via email and social media about where we are up to with our ultimate goal of launching a Giant Racing Drone.  The brainchild of Chris ...

International Drone Racing & 2-Day Hackathon At The International UAV Show

The Sky Guys Ltd, Canada's drone leaders, and Cambridge House International announced today exciting details for The International UAV  Show, taking place in Toronto on December 6 and 7 2016. In addition to the highly anticipated unveiling of an industry-changing technology, the two-day event will ...

MicroSurvey and Pix4D Announce Partnership

MicroSurvey and Pix4D have entered into a global partnership which will provide end-to-end solutions to a wide range of customers. By combining products and competencies, the companies bring expert solutions to customers adopting UAV and photogrammetry technology.Focusing primarily on forensic ...

International LiDAR Mapping Forum 2017 Conference Program Announced

Premier LiDAR Conference & Expo to Explore the Newest LiDAR Technologies, including Geiger-Mode, Single-Photon and UAV/UAS The organizers of International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF), the world’s leading technical conference and expo covering the newest airborne, terrestrial and underwater ...

Groen Aeronautics Announces Start Of Its Gyroplane Drone Program

GAC received cash and commitments that are to finance taking the GAC ReconHawk Gyroplane Drone through to production. "We have made this investment because we are confident that applying GAC's most remarkable technologies and know-how to create affordable vertical takeoff and landing drones, is an ...

Presagis Launches UAV CRAFT Simulation Platform At I/ITSEC 2016

Presagis™ is launching its CRAFT series,line of customizable simulation platform at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) taking place November 28 to December 1 in Orlando, FL. (Presagis booth: #1057)Presagis, a recognized leader in modeling and ...

GA-ASI’s Type-Certifiable Predator B Takes Flight

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Type-Certifiable Predator® B (TCPB) variant completed its first flight test at the ...

ALTI Transition Is Now Also Available As A Hardware Only Version

Today we introduce what we like to call the ALTI BASE systems, offering reduced cost and increased mission and performance flexibility to our clients.Basically, pun intended, the ALTI Transition is now also available as a hardware only version, excluding avionics, communication links or ...