month : 09/2017 52 results

GeoCue Group Provides Free LIDAR Data for Hurricane Impact Areas

GeoCue Group, in partnership with the United States Geological Survey and with support from the Texas Natural Resources Information System (TNRIS) is providing free access to pre-event LIDAR and imagery data in the areas impacted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.The available data include:...

Government of Canada Awards Drone Airspace Management System Contract to Kongsberg Geospatial

Kongsberg Geospatial, an Ottawa-based developer of geospatial software technology, announced today that Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) has awarded them a contract to produce an Emergency Operations Airspace Management System (EOAMS) for evaluation by Canadian government agencies for ...

GA-ASI Conducts First Flight Test Through Civil Airspace From Upgraded FTTC

On August 30th, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) flew its first test flight out of its new Flight Test and Training Center (FTTC) facility in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The GA-ASI Block 5 Predator® B/MQ-9 Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) flew a round-trip of approximately 1,075 ...

Parrot Releases The All-New Next Generation Bebop 2 Power Drone

Parrot has revealed the all-new Parrot Bebop 2 Power, the next generation of its world-renowned quadcopter.Lightweight (1.15 lbs./525g), full-featured, robust, compact and accessible to everyone, the Parrot Bebop 2 Power employs a wide range of technology and features that are ideal for any ...

Measure’s First Drone Services Franchise Opens in Illinois

 Measure, the largest U.S. provider of drone services for enterprise customers, today announced its first franchise location with the September 25 grand opening of Measure Springfield in Illinois. The new office provides local, face-to-face service for businesses in Central Illinois t...

New Shadow UAS provides Soldiers Better Military Intelligence, Longer Flight Time

The North Carolina National Guard's Detachment 1, D Company 236th Brigade Engineer Battalion, recently completed six weeks of New Equipment Training (NET) near Fort Bragg, North Carolina, July 17 - Aug. 25, 2017 after receiving the latest model of the RQ-7BV2 Shadow.This newest version of ...

Eaton & Associates Is launching A Full-service Drone Security Solution

In one of the first of its kind, Eaton & Associates is launching a full-service drone security solution for organizations seeking enterprise level protection from drone attacks and security breaches. Drones have become a significant threat to organizations and, while widely used for innova...

AUVSI Names Tracy Lamb as Vice President of Regulatory and Safety Affairs

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) today announced it has named Tracy Lamb, an experienced pilot of manned and unmanned aircraft and a recognized aviation safety expert, as vice president of Regulatory and Safety Affairs and chief pilot. As a former ...

Parrot Releases The Mambo FPV Mini Drone Puts You In The Pilot Seat

Compact, ultra-light, agile and easy to pilot, the Parrot Mambo is THE ultimate fun-to-fly minidrone – and now provides a unique FPV racer experience!Thanks to its FPV HD camera, the all new Parrot Cockpitglasses 2 (FPV goggles) and accompanying Parrot Flypad piloting controller, the Parrot ...

Egan Airships Announces PLIMP, A Plummet-proof Plane-Blimp Hybrid UAS

 Egan Airships today presents PLIMP™, a plummet-proof™, plane-blimp hybrid UAS that can fly and hover while bringing advances in safety, visibility and mobility. PLIMP aircraft represent a brand new type of UAS that can maneuver and move quickly like fixed-wing aircraft, hover and vertic...