month : 10/2017 74 results

Boeings’ HorizonX Invests In UAS Technology Company Near Earth Autonomy

Boeing announced on Oct. 19 its investment in Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based company focused on developing a portfolio of technologies that enable safe and reliable autonomous flight.In addition to the investment, Boeing and Near Earth Autonomy also announced a partnership to explore ...

UAVOS Improves Algorithms Of GPS Spoofing Identification

UAVOS Inc. has announced that it has “improved the algorithms of GPS spoofing identification while jamming with the most advanced EW systems.” During test flights conducted “under conditions of electronic attacks,” UAS equipped with a UAVOS-manufactured automatic control system ...

Drone Delivery Canada and Wolseley Canada Sign Agreement for Drone Delivery Development

Drone Delivery Canada is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with Wolseley Canada Inc. to collaborate on the potential implementation of a drone delivery solution to expand Wolseley Canada's distribution capabilities. Using DDC's logistics platform, the development, ...

Introducing Verity Mapper, A Flexible Solution For UAV Mapping, Surveying And Inspection

UAV mapping projects require reliable, repeatable accuracy before they can be used and trusted by professional clients. The most common method of achieving this has been placing ground control points (GCPs) which must be spread across the entire site. Whether traditional surveyed targets or the ...

Review: X-Naut Active Cooling Mount For iPad

X-Naut designs solutions that enable people to work and play in extreme temperatures.  X-nauts' core belief is that technology tools should not limit the ability to execute mission-critical tasks. It is this belief that X-naut’s flagship product, Active Cooling Mount for iPads, was designed, ...

GoFly A International Contest To Build A VTOL Personal Flying Device

A new competition to encourage innovators to create a safe and easy-to-use personal flying device has been launched. The two-year competition, managed by GoFly with Boeing as Grand Sponsor, encourages teams from around the world to leverage recent advances in propulsion, energy, light-weight ...

AUVSI to Offer Special Membership to Public Safety Professionals

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, through its partnership with the National Council on Public Safety UAS (NCPSU), today announced it has created a dedicated membership option for public safety professionals. AUVSI will also provide special pricing for the public safety ...

CNN Receives Part 107 Waiver for Operations Over People

CNN has received a first-of-its-kind Part 107 waiver from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly a small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) over people.  This approval represents an industry milestone, as this new waiver for the first time will enable real-world UAS operations over people. ...

Stampede Aproved As An Authorized Distributor Of The Intel Falcon 8+ System

Building upon its category leadership in unmanned aerial vehicles, Stampede, the global leader in value-added ProAV distribution, today announced that is has been appointed to serve as an authorized direct distributor of the Intel® Falcon™ 8+ system. “Intel is leading in the ...

VTOL ​Drone ​Company ​Wingtra ​Announces ​Partnership ​With ​Pix4D

In a welcome move for professional drone users, VTOL drone company Wingtra announced its official partnership with Pix4D. With WingtraOne, Wingtra’s main product, fast emerging as an industry favorite for aerial data collection, this partnership with Pix4D aims to augment its status with a ...