month : 02/2018 82 results

XSun Selects Sierra Wireless Device-to-Cloud IoT Solution for Solar-Powered Autonomous UAS

Sierra Wireless, the leading provider of fully integrated end-to-end solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, today announced that XSun has selected Sierra Wireless’ device-to-cloud IoT solution, including AirLink® RV50 gateways, multi-operator smart connectivity services and ...

Taoglas Launches Revolutionary Lightweight Rugged Antennas for UAS Market

Taoglas, a leading provider of IoT and automotive antenna and RF solutions, today at Mobile World Congress 2018 introduced its patent-pending Terrablast™ range of antennas, a revolutionary, polymer-based series of patch antennas that are 30 percent lighter than their ceramic counterparts and ...

Royal Canadian Navy to Field AeroVironment Puma II AE with Mantis i45 Sensor

AeroVironment, Inc. , a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, and MDA, a Maxar Technologies company, announced the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) has acquired the AeroVironment Puma™ II AE, maritime mini unmanned aircraft system, for fielding ...

UAVenture And Daedalean Partner To Bring Vision Based Navigation And Guidance To UAS

Zürich based Daedalean aims to bring full “level-5” autonomy to the personal electric aircraft of the near future. Daedalean’s engineers apply insights from modern robotics, deep learning and computer vision to build an autonomous guidance system that meets the highest bar (DAL-A) for ...

Wingtra Selects Septentrio To Supply GNSS OEM Receiver Boards For New WingtraOne UAS

Belgian GNSS receiver manufacturer Septentrio is delighted to announce selection by Swiss drone manufacturer Wingtra to supply GNSS OEM receiver boards and PPK processing software for the newly launched WingtraOne PPK drone. The combination of VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) technology and a ...

Leonardo SW-4 Solo Successfully Completed Its Maiden Flight With No Safety Pilot

Leonardo announced today that the SW-4 Solo optionally piloted helicopter successfully completed its maiden flight with no safety pilot onboard at Taranto-Grottaglie Airport (Southern Italy). The aircraft flew for 45 minutes and all systems performed as expected with excellent controllabi...

QuestUAV Unveils Fixed Wing Drone Rental Service to Europe and USA Business

QuestUAV have been hiring drone systems and sensors to a UK only market since 2013.  However, for selected customers, it is now expanding its rentals to include Europe and the United States.  QuestUAV is offering Drone Rental from just £23 per day*. QuestUAV are market ...

Sentera Licenses University of Minnesota Crop Nitrogen Status Technology

Sentera has signed an agreement to bring novel University of Minnesota-developed corn nitrogen deficiency technology to the market. The technology allows growers to more precisely match applied nitrogen fertilizer to the optimal needs of the crop. Minimizing over-application of nutrients saves ...

Intel Closes 2018 Winter Olympic Games With 300-Drone Light Show

During the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Closing Ceremony, 300 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones took flight to celebrate the triumphant athletes who competed in this year’s games. The aerial performance painted colorful illustrations in the sky, including the Olympic mascot – Soohora...

AIA/Avascent Report Projects $30 Billion Annual Large UAS Market by 2036

The Aerospace Industries Association, in partnership with Avascent, today released a study projecting explosive growth in the global market for large unmanned aerial systems (UAS) over the next two decades. The report, “Think Bigger: Large Unmanned Systems and the Next Major Shift in Aviation,” ...