day : 04/08/2017 5 results

3DR Site Scan Processing Now Powered By Pix4D Using 5X Times More Photos

 3DR, makers of Site Scan, one of the leading drone data platform for engineering and construction, announced they have integrated the Pix4D photogrammetry engine as their core processing software to enable customers to get processed data 3X faster. Site Scan customers can now ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Altavian ” Accuracy of UAS data from a retail system and a commercial system”

What is the difference in actual survey accuracy of drone data from a retail system and a commercial system?Few surveyors have the luxury of comparing data collected between an entry-level retail drone and a commercial surveyor’s drone. Curious ourselves, we conducted the test for you. ...

Altitude Angel, Microsoft, Imperial College London team up for automated UAS traffic management

Today, we are pleased to announce the results of a six-month long research project conducted by Altitude Angel and Imperial College London, supported by Microsoft. How to successfully integrate manned and unmanned aviation into our skies safely is widely considered to be one of the ...

UAS Magazine Announces Final Agenda for 2017 UAS Summit & Expo

 UAS Magazine announced this week the agenda for the 11th annual UAS Summit & Expo, the upper Midwest's premier unmanned aircraft systems event produced by UAS Magazine, in collaboration with the Red River Valley Research Corridor. Taking place August 21-23 in Grand Forks, North ...

Draper Equips UAVs with Vision for GPS-denied Navigation

When a firefighter, first responder or soldier operates a small, lightweight flight vehicle inside a building, in urban canyons, underground or under the forest canopy, the GPS-denied environment presents unique navigation challenges. In many cases loss of GPS signals can cause these vehicles to ...