day : 01/06/2017 8 results

Australian Defence Force Selects AeroVironment Wasp For SUAS Program

AeroVironment, Inc. , a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both military and commercial applications, today announced the selection of the company’s Wasp AE small unmanned aircraft system by the Australian Defence Force (ADF).  The ADF Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity ...

Lockheed Martin’s Indago UAS Achieves First BVLOS Inspection in North America

Lockheed Martin, in partnership with Canadian UAVs, completed the first beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) pipeline and well assets inspection using the Lockheed Martin Indago 2. The Indago 2 quadrotor unmanned aerial system completed the inspection at the Foremost Testing RangeIndago is one ...

Frontier Precision Brings Microdrones UAV Mapping Systems to Western U.S.

Frontier Precision, a leading provider of geospatial and construction equipment and services in the western United States, has announced they are now offering Microdrones unmanned aerial mapping solutions."We're very excited about this technology and our partnership with Microdrones," said ...

uAvionix: Could drone mania save General Aviation?

Every time I heard the word drone, I became more annoyed.  As a remote sensing professional, married to a Land Surveyor, we were buried under news about drones changing the face of the mapping industry.  Magazine covers, endless articles, webinars, it seemed as though the media surrounding our ...

HAZON UAS Management System Adds New Safety and Compliance Features

HAZON Solutions (“HAZON”), the national leader in drone inspection services, announced today the launch of the latest version of the HAZON Drone Management System (HAZON DMS). Only four weeks after initial release HAZON has added two new features, Lessons Learned and Incident Reporting, further ...

Neva Offers Modular Turbo-drones For Indoor And Outdoor Use

European consortium Neva Aerospace continues to emphasize its aeronautical engineering lead with the announcement that it is ready to deliver all-electric Eole turbodrones for payloads from 6 – 50kg. This follows successful indoor and outdoor flights for its test rig – see video HERE.Neva ...

Netherlands Ministry of Defence Selects Insitu Integrator UAS

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence (NMOD) has awarded the Short Range Tactical UAV (SRTUAV) contract to Insitu for its proposed Integrator offering. The baseline offering is for three Insitu Integrator systems that will replace the ScanEagle systems currently in use by the NMOD defense forces, ...

UAS Mapping Software Developer Pix4D Expands R&D In Berlin

Drone-mapping software developer Pix4D announces the opening of a research and development office in Berlin, Germany.Pix4D products rely on advanced principles of photogrammetry, computer vision, and machine learning. “By opening this office, we’re showing in a very physical way how ...