month : 05/2018 63 results

Piaggio Aerospace Successfully Completes First P.1HH HammerHead Flight Test Program

Piaggio Aerospace, a leading Italian aircraft manufacturer active in the business aviation and defense and security sectors, today announced the successful accomplishment of the first flight test program, with its remotely piloted P.1HH HammerHead aircraft, aimed at experimenting the satellite ...

Tactical Robotics Successfully Demonstrates Cormorant Multi-Role UAS to IDF

On May 7th, Tactical Robotics (a subsidiary of Urban Aeronautics Ltd), based in Yavne. Israel, successfully performed a first “mission representative” demonstration for its lead customer, the Israel Defence Forces. This milestone was announced for the first time today at the Israel Combat ...

Industry UAV Leaders Join 2018 Energy Drone Coalition Advisory Board

Energy Drone Coalition Summit & Expo, the biggest event exclusively focused on the business and technology of UAVs/Robotics (aerial, ground/surface & subsea) in energy operations, is pleased to announce the newest members of the distinguished industry advisory board, Matt Dunlevy, President ...

U.S. Army Awards Contract To AeroVironment For Switchblade LMAMS

AeroVironment, Inc. a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both military and commercial applications, today announced the receipt of contract awards in April 2018 from the United States Army for procurement of the company’s Switchblade® Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System ...

Uplift Data Partners With PlanGrid Giving Construction Builders Immediate Access to UAS Imagery

Uplift Data Partners, the leading data capture pilot platform for enterprise businesses, today announced it has integrated with PlanGrid, the leader in construction productivity software. Uplift's 2D and 3D aerial drone imagery is now accessible directly into PlanGrid, giving construction ...

Airobotics Partners with Shapir-Ashtrom To Automate Surveying for the Construction of Israel’s New “Gulf Port” in Haifa

Airobotics, the Israeli startup that built the world’s first fully automated drone, announced today its partnership with Shapir-Ashtrom to survey the construction of Haifa’s new seaport, “Gulf Port”, intended to further develop Israel’s coastline areas, and increase maritime traffic and ...

QuestUAV Surveys The Port Of Sunderland Via Datahawk PPK Fixed Wing Drone

QuestUAV Ltd was commissioned to undertake an orthographic survey for the Port of Sunderland in the UK. The 150-hectare survey used one of QuestUAV's Datahawk PPK fixed-wing drones, equipped with a Sony RX100 RGB camera capable of a 3cm resolution at 400ft. The survey took one day to ...

Fruity Chutes and Corporate Service Supply & Manufacturing Announce UAS Parachute Recovery System Reseller Agreement

Fruity Chutes, a manufacturer of recovery systems for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has announced that Corporate Service Supply & Manufacturing (CSSM) of Ronkonkoma, NY, is now an authorized reseller of Fruity Chutes UAV Recovery systems. The agreement with Fruity Chutes will ...

UTC Aerospace Systems Unveils Lightweight, Laser-Compliant Optical Payload For UAS

At the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) today, UTC Aerospace Systems announced the release of its new TASE400 LD optical and laser designation payload system for small to midsize UAS (unmanned aerial system) applications. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Techno...

Airbus Aerial To Bring Aerial Services Expertise to US DOT As UAS IPP Participant

Airbus Aerial has been selected to provide its domain expertise in unmanned aircraft systems as part of a team of private-sector firms supporting the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program (IPP). The IPP is a three-year U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) program implemented ...