month : 11/2018 111 results

UAVOS Tested New Flight Algorithm ‘Glider’ For An Unmanned Helicopter

UAVOS Inc. has successfully tested the new GLIDER flight algorithm for the VTOL UAV, featuring a high level of safety in case of failures of the UAV power plant in flight. Flight mode GLIDER not only allows the helicopter to automatically switch into autorotation mode when the engine fails, it ...

Vodafone Successfully Completes First EU Trial With Drones

In the first trial of its kind in Europe, Vodafone Group, the world leader in Internet of Things (IoT) services for business, has successfully demonstrated how mobile networks could support the European’s Commission’s vision of safe long distance drone flights. IoT technologies bring ...

AirHub Launches Drone Management Software with AirMap UTM Integration

AirHub, the complete drone management software platform for commercial drone operators in Europe, announced the launch of the new AirHub application with integrated airspace services from AirMap, the global leading drone traffic management platform. Drones are increasingly making an impact on ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Establishing Industrial Collaboration in Japan

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), the leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, is seeking to establish relationships with defense industry suppliers and related businesses in Japan. GA-ASI’s commitment to providing the best available RPA technology ...

Mobile Recon Systems Announces The Dauntless A New Unmanned Multi-rotor Air Vehicle

Mobile Recon Systems today announces a new unmanned multi-rotor air vehicle (UAV) capable of lifting more than its own weight. This model, called “Dauntless”, is designed to set new records for what multi-rotor UAVs can carry. At 78 pounds, the Dauntless has easily lifted an additional payload ...

GA-ASI Receives Experimental Certification on Newest MQ-9B SkyGuardian

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) received a Special Airworthiness Certification in the Experimental Category from the FAA for its second MQ-9B SkyGuardian aircraft. The company-owned Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) – registered as N191FP and known as YBC02 – joins the first ...

Logos Technologies Demonstrates its Redkite Airborne, Wide-Area Sensor in the Netherlands

Logos Technologies announced today that it successfully demonstrated its Redkite wide-area motion imagery (WAMI) sensor to a large number of representatives from several Defence, Security, Law Enforcement, and Civilian agencies in The Netherlands in partnership with AEC Air Support BV at their ...

Schiebel Wins Contract With European Maritime Safety Agency

Schiebel, the market leader in Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) Unmanned Air Systems (UAS), was awarded the coveted maritime surveillance service provision contract by the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA). Schiebel’s CAMCOPTER® S-100 UAS was selected based on its impressive ...

NUAIR Alliance Announces Successful Joint Flight Operations Demonstration of First-of-its-Kind Detect and Avoid System

Today, Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR) announced the successful demonstration of a new Airborne Collision Avoidance System (ACAS) for small unmanned aircraft systems, or drones. The first-of-it-kind test flights for ACAS sXu (the newest member of the ACAS X family ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’s Certifiable Ground Control Station Makes It’s First Flight

A “Certifiable” (STANAG 4671-compliant) Ground Control Station (C-GCS) from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) was used for the first time on October 4 to fly a Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The flight originated from Yuma, Arizona and flew GA-ASI’s MQ-9B SkyGuardian R...