month : 02/2017 92 results

DJI Shows Off Cold Weather Durability Of The Inspire 2 In WRC Sweden

One of the main complaints regarding the original DJI Inspire was its low battery life, which got considerably worse in cold climates. With the Inspire 2, not only did DJI allow for the drone to carry two batteries, they also made them self-heating during flight. That addition allows the Inspire 2 ...

Terra Drone Delivers Next Generation LiDAR Solution

Terra Drone Corporation is pleased to announce our UAV LiDAR scanning technology.We will expand this advanced survey technology to Construction / Mining survey, Infrastructure /  Oil & Gas inspection industries.Japanese unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) provider Terra Drone has launched an ...

Harris Corporation to Help Develop First US Beyond-Visual-Line-Of-Sight Network for Drone Operations

Harris Corporation has received a two-year grant to help develop a first-of-its-kind solution to enable beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) operations for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS).Representatives from Harris and North Dakota announced a partnership agreement today to create the first UAS ...

Draganfly Innovations Partners With Surefire To Provide Night Search And Data Capture Solutions

Draganfly Innovations has partnered with SureFire LLC to integrate SureFire’s LEDs into Draganfly UAVs to perform applications that until now have been limited to daytime hours. Draganfly Innovations is proud to announce that they have signed an agreement with SureFire LLC to integrate and test ...

SkySpecs Collaborates with Siemens Wind Power for Use of UAS Technology in Offshore Turbine Inspections

Siemens is collaborating with US-based company SkySpecs to deploy automated drone technology for onshore and offshore wind turbine inspections. The goal of the collaboration is to develop a push-button inspection system that is faster, repeatable and more efficient than existing methods. ...

Agribotix Launches QVu™ First Results, Accelerating Drone Scouting

Today, Agribotix launched QVu™ First Results, an addition to its award-winning FarmLens™ analytics software for agricultural drone operators.  A QVu report is produced in minutes at the surveyed field's edge, even in locations with no cell or internet connection.  The operator can now ...

Olaeris Awarded UAV Docking & Recharging Patent

Olaeris, developer of next-generation unmanned aircraft technology announced today that it has been granted U.S. Patent #9577445, outlining proprietary technology and methodology for autonomous alignment, docking, recharging and/or refueling of unmanned aircraft. The patent also extends to water ...

PrecisionHawk And Leonardo Launch Absolute Nitrogen Content App

PrecisionHawk, a leading aerial data company, and Leonardo, a multinational high-tech security company, have collaborated to deliver to customers a new algorithm that automatically detects wheat nitrogen levels from drone-collected imagery. The Absolute Nitrogen Content app is available to the ...

DJI Introduces M200 Series Drones Built For Enterprise Solutions

DJI, unveiled the new Matrice 200 drone series (M200), which is purpose-built for professional users to perform aerial inspections and collect data – making drone technology an affordable and easy-to-use tool for enterprises that recognize how aerial imaging can transform their operations.The ...

U.S. Air Force Set To Retire MQ-1 Predator UAS In 2018

For the past 21 years the Air Force has flown the MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft in combat, and for the last 10, the MQ-9 Reaper. Combined with a skilled aircrew, these aircraft provide consistent support in daily engagements making an impact downrange.While the MQ-1 has provided many ...