month : 06/2018 67 results

REIN’s DroneInsurance.com Launches with On-Demand Coverage Plans

REIN, an insurtech company focused on creating new insurance solutions around the emerging risks posed by robotics, mobility and online ecosystems, is announcing the launch of its first digital portal, DroneInsurance.com. It provides a smart and paperless drone insurance experience, offering ...

Small UAV Coalition Member Fresh Air Educators Launches DRONEcourse.com

The Small UAV Coalition is pleased to announce that Coalition member Fresh Air Educators has launched an online preparatory safety course for aspiring Part 107 pilots at DRONEcourse.com.Since the Part 107 regulations have come into effect, there has been a growing demand for knowledge test ...

MyDefence Launches PITBULL – Wearable Counter UAS Jammer

MyDefence is launching PITBULL – the next generation wearable Counter UAS solution that utilizes smart jamming to defeat enemy drones. PITBULL was developed to have minimal impact on other signals while jamming, in an effort to maintain own communication. The Counter UAS jammer is a tactical ...

Yamaha FAZER Remotely Piloted Helicopter Receives FAA Approval

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, has received an exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to begin using its FAZER remotely piloted helicopter for select commercial agricultural spraying operations. The FAZER is Yamaha’s latest helicopter to receive FAA approval in the ...

Drone Aviation to Participate in ADS Warrior Expo East Showcasing the WASP Tactical Aerostat

Drone Aviation Holding Corp.  a manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, today announced that it has been invited to participate in the upcoming ADS Warrior Expo East, scheduled for July 11th and 12th in Virginia Beach, VA. Warrior Expo is an invite-only ...

Boeing HorizonX Ventures Invests in On-Demand Urban Aerial Delivery Startup Matternet

Boeing today announced its investment in Matternet, a Menlo Park, Calif.-based startup pioneering safe, on-demand unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) delivery operations in urban environments. Matternet's advanced logistics platform – combined with Boeing's expertise in complex logistics, ...

Citadel Defense’s CUAS Technology Selected for Elite U.S. Air Force Innovation Development Program

Citadel Defense's drone threat mitigation technology received significant third-party affirmation of its unique and combat theater-tested approach to Counter-Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (C-UAV).The San Diego-based firm was one of just 10 teams out of 180 original applicants to ...

Agribotix Introduces New Plant Count Report Providing Advanced Analytics

Today, Agribotix, a leading agricultural drone and data-processing company, released a new plant count report available as a premium offering. Built using machine learning and big data techniques, the report allows a grower to obtain a quantitative measure of the number of plants across their ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems to Fly First Transatlantic Flight of a MALE RPA

On July 10-11, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) plans to make the first-ever trans-Atlantic flight of a Medium-altitude, Long-endurance (MALE) Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). GA-ASI’s company-owned MQ-9B SkyGuardian RPA is scheduled to fly from the company’s Flight Test ...

Comcast and Aerial Sports League Host Biggest Drone Race in California History

In a celebration of speed and to promote its Gigabit Internet service for both Xfinity residential and Comcast Business customers, Comcast will partner with the Aerial Sports League to host The Xfinity California Drone Speed Challenge – Level 2.Starting this month, drone pilot teams will ...