month : 11/2017 63 results

Cyberhawk Innovations Completes World first ASME Code Inspection At US Nuclear Plant

Cyberhawk Innovations, a market leader in inspection and survey using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has completed another world first for the drone industry, this time in the nuclear energy sector. Cyberhawk inspected two concrete PWR containment domes for American Electric Power at ...

Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police Choose COPTRZ as UAV Partner

COPTRZ have been announced as the exclusive supplier of UAV solutions to Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police. The force will be expanding their fleet in the coming months with the purchase of a range of specialist UAVs equipped with optical zoom and thermal imaging capabilities....

Delair and ECA Group Unveil Their Multi Drone Ground Station

To succeed in drone-based security missions, the ground control station (GCS), is a decisive element, since it allows the operator to ensure its effectiveness. Via a ground control station running on a ruggedized laptop specifically designed to withstand the harshness of field missio...

FAA and ASSURE Announce Results of Air-To-Air Collision Study

Last month, a report from Canada indicated the possible collision of a drone with a jet approaching Quebec City's International Airport. The incident reintroduced public concerns about air collisions between small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) and commercial aircraft and what it may mean to ...

uAvionix Secures Investment from Airbus Ventures, Playground Global, and Redpoint Ventures

uAvionix Corporation – a leading provider of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for manned and unmanned aircraft – announced today it has closed a $5 million round of funding led by new investor Airbus Ventures and with continuing participation from existing ...

Insitu Flies ScanEagle UAS for Disaster Relief and Fire Suppression Missions

Insitu Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, used its ScanEagle® unmanned aerial system (UAS) in assisting with several recent disaster recovery operations in Texas, and fire suppression operations in Oregon and California.In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Insitu, a leading ...

Terra Drone And LG U+ Put UTM System Into Commercial Use For The First Time In South Korea

Terra Drone Co., Ltd., the leading Japanese commercial drone service company, has commercialized UTM(Unmanned Traffic Management)system for the first time in Korea collaborating with LG U+, a South Korean cellular carrier owned by LG Corporation. On November 21st, 2017, LG U+ CEO Kwon ...

Global UAV Subsidiary NOVAerial Announces the Development of Two New UAV Models

Global UAV Technologies Ltd. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary NOVAerial Robotics has moved into a new, expanded production and manufacturing facility. The new 1,700 square foot NOVAerial headquarters is now near Ottawa, Ontario and will provide room for production, research, and develop...

WingtraPilot Release 1.6 – a Huge Step in Mission Planning

With November 2017, Wingtra brings our users a game changing software update. “The latest flight planning improvements will make a big difference for our customers. Especially those, who rely on WingtraOne for complex mapping and surveying missions in difficult terrain” – says Armin ...

Tersus Announces BX316D to Extend GNSS OEM Board Offering

Tersus GNSS Inc. (“Tersus”) announces BX316D to extend its GNSS OEM RTK  PPK board, and offer more compatibility to the market. BX316D is a GNSS RTK OEM board for accurate positioning and heading. It is able to integrate with other host devices or to serve as an independent positioning ...