month : 09/2017 90 results

FlightWave Aerospace Welcomes MAPIR as First Company in Payload Partner Program

FlightWave Aerospace Systems and MAPIR have announced their first partnership as part of FlightWave’s Payload Partner Program (PPP). The program is designed to quickly bring new payload options to market by sharing CAD files and engineering schematics with anyone who wants to integrate their ...

Mexico Buys Aeronautics Aerostar Tactical Unmanned Aerial System

An Aerostar tactical unmanned aerial system (TUAS) from Israel’s Aeronautics has been purchased by the Mexican government through Balam Security (Balam Seguridad privada S.A. de C.V.), a vendor of military equipment and security systems in Latin America. The size of the deal was ...

AMA and UAA Launch UAS4STEM Collegiate Drone Challenge

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), the nation’s leading voice for model aircraft flying hobbyists, and the University Aviation Association (UAA), the unifying voice for collegiate aviation education, have launched the Collegiate Drone Challenge following the UAA Collegiate Aviation Confere...

DroneMapper Releases RAPID A Free Photogrammetric Imagery Processing Application

DroneMapper's RAPID is a free Windows 10 (64-bit) based photogrammetric imagery processing and GIS application. It is limited to a maximum input of 150 images. RAPID will produce scaled Digital Elevation Models and Orthomosaic maps in GeoTIFF format, WGS84 Lat/Lon projection. For small area of ...

Aurora Flight Sciences Honored for Innovation in Switzerland

At a ceremony in New York City, Aurora Flight Sciences was awarded with a 2017 Tell Award, which honors U.S. companies that have made significant and innovative investments in Switzerland. Sponsored annually by Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE), the Tell Awards were established in 2004 to ...

Wingtra​ ​Partners​ ​with​ ​Lengemann​ ​Corporation​ ​To​ ​Offer​ Next Generation UAS

Lengemann Corporation is one of the largest Topcon distributors of Machine Control, Lasers and Surveying equipment in the United States. With its new partnership with Wingtra, Lengemann is giving its customers access to the latest drone technology:“Our clients have high standards, so we ...

Raytheon Coyote UAVs help NOAA track, model Hurricane Maria

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration used six Raytheon Company  Coyote® unmanned aerial vehicles to track and model Hurricane Maria. Launched from a NOAA WP-3D Orion hurricane hunter aircraft, the Coyotes flew directly into the storm, giving researchers an unprecedented view of ...

Pix4D Launches Enterprise Solutions at INTERGEO 2017

Want to integrate drone mapping in your operations and build your own drone-based data applications? Now you can -- by using our Pix4D photogrammetry engine to create high-quality 2D maps and 3D models even more quickly from images.Pix4Dengine lets you use drone mapping and image processing ...

Verisk’s Geomni Business Announces New Drone Service for Properties

Geomni, a Verisk Analytics business, has announced a new service that allows customers to dispatch a licensed, qualified UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) pilot to collect imagery and data about a structure. The information from the UAV inspection is used to create a Geomni Property data package, which ...

DELAIR Unveils The New UX11 Mapping UAS Featuring 3G/4G Communications

DELAIR, world leader in commercial drones, will introduce its next-generation professional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for survey-grade photogrammetric mapping, the UX11, at INTERGEO 2017 on September 26th in Berlin, Germany. This small fixed-wing UAV combines a powerful integrated onboard ...