month : 05/2017 109 results

Grand Sky To Anchor Counter UAS Industry-led Task Force

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum announced today the formation of a UAS industry-led task force focused on supporting the development and advancement of technologies to protect and defend against threats posed by rogue UAS activities. The UAS Detection and Counter-UAS Task Force will be tasked with ...

Mobilicom And NextVision Teamed Up To Offer Communication & Camera Solution

Mobilicom Ltd. announces a new camera and communication partnership that offers a field-proven, high-end solution for low-latency video plus control and telemetry for commercial UAVs. This highly secured HD video communication solution enables both day and night video broadcast and multicast and ...

DARPA Picks Design For Next-Generation Unmanned Space-plane

DARPA has selected The Boeing Company to complete advanced design work for the Agency’s Experimental Spaceplane (XS-1) program, which aims to build and fly the first of an entirely new class of hypersonic aircraft that would bolster national security by providing short-notice, low-cost access to ...

Swiss-based UAV Pioneer Aeroscout Introduced Their NEW Scout B-330 UAV Helicopter

Aeroscout, a long-term partner of performance leading LiDAR manufacturer RIEGL, is excited to present the Scout B-330 UAV helicopter, which is built with a high payload capacity of up to 50 kg (110 lbs), a very long flight endurance (at least three hours) and the capability of flying at very high ...

Optelos Introduces PointCloud Visualizer Enabling UAS Operators To Easily Create Data Models

Optelos announces the PointCloud Visualizer™, which revolutionizes the drone industry by enabling drone operators to easily upload data to the cloud and then create data models, which can be viewed and shared with clients and stakeholders.Pix4D, DroneDeploy, and other drone mapping software ...

Bidding Opens For The 1st FAI World Drone Racing Championships

Billed as the #1 Sport Series of the New Generation, the FAI World Drone Racing Championships will harness the international excitement and enthusiasm around drones in a four-day world championships competition. It will see the world’s best Drone Racers compete for the most prestigious title ...

Urban Aeronautics Partners With Certification Center Canada (3C), Paving the Way for Full FAA Type Certification for Fancraft

On May 23rd 2017, following a successful visit by the Quebec economic delegation to Israel, Urban Aeronautics and Certification Center Canada (3C) signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the presence of the Honorable Phillip Couillard, Premier of Quebec, and the Honorable Dominique ...

ANSI Establishes UAS Standardization Collaborative

A May 19 meeting convened by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) confirmed there is broad-based support among key stakeholders from the private and public sectors for ANSI to establish an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Standardization Collaborative (UASSC).The UASSC will ...

Deveron Receives National Approval to Operate Drones Across Canada

Deveron UAS Corp. is pleased to announce that it has been granted approval as a Compliant Operator under its Special Flight Operations Certificate (“SFOC”) for the operation of a small unmanned airborne vehicle (“UAV” or “Drone”) system within visual line-of-sight, issued under the ...

GA‑ASI MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remains Airborne for Over 48 Hours Non-stop

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) today announced that its new MQ-9B SkyGuardian™ Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) system, a "Certifiable" (STANAG 4671) version of its Predator® B product line, has set a company record with the longest endurance flight of any Predator-series ...