• Wingtra Partners With Kentucky-based Precision Capture To Offer VTOL Drone

    Precision Capture have been successfully delivering innovative solutions in 2D and 3D data capture, measurement and imagery for 25 years. With their new distribution partnership with Wingtra, Precision Capture is expanding their UAV offering:   “The WingtraOne is the perfect extension of our UAV offering into the premium segment: it is as easy-to-use as a DJI drone, but gives our clients more area coverage on a single battery and is ...
  • YellowScan Unveils Its New UAV-LiDAR Systems Mapper II and YellowScan Vx

    YellowScan is committed to providing the most reliable integrated imaging systems and customer support for demanding UAV applications. Since 2012, the team's dedication to fulfilling high resolution and high-quality survey requirements has fueled research and development.This year at Intergeo, YellowScan is presenting its next-generation integrated LiDARs. Ergonomic, robust and easy-to-use, these systems are designed  by surveyors ...
  • Mobilicom Integrates SkyHopper Drone Data Link Across UAV Systems of Aero Sentinel

    Mobilicom Ltd. developer of 4G Mobile MESH private networking technology, has secured an additional design win for SkyHopper PRO with international manufacturer of tactical unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) Aero Sentinel. Tel Aviv-based Aero Sentinel is a manufacturer of civil and homeland security drones that cater to a broad range of applications, with a broad worldwide customer base.   The key applications that are served by Aero ...
  • DDC Appoints Mark Wuennenberg Vice President – Regulatory Affairs

    Drone Delivery Canada , is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Wuennenberg to the newly created position of Vice President – Regulatory Affairs as the Company grows its management team in anticipation of obtaining Canadian regulatory approval for drone delivery.Prior to joining DDC as VP of Regulatory Affairs, Mark worked at Transport Canada as a Civil Aviation Inspector responsible for general flight standards and the regulation ...
  • Chinese Company Tengoen Unveils Several Armed UAVs At ASEAN Expo

    Chinese company Tengoen unveiled a series of armed reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) at the 14th China–ASEAN Expo in Nanning from 12 to 15 September, including two fixed-wing and two vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) UAVs.One of the platforms displayed in the southern Chinese city was the TB001 ‘Twin-tailed Scorpion’, which the company claims is the only Chinese twin-engine, twin-boom unmanned aerial system (UAS) on the ...
  • Dr. Mohamed Mostafa Presents at UAV’s in Geomatics Conference

    Dr. Mohamed Mostafa, Director of mdSolutions at Microdrones,presented at the prestigious UAVg Conference earlier this month.  250 geomatics professionals from around the world converged to share their research."The conference had the best scientific substance I have seen yet," said Dr. Mostafa, adding, "I enjoyed detailed research presentations by the most dedicated professionals in geomatics. LiDAR was an especially prevalent topic." ...
  • Lockheed Martin New Laser Weapon System Downs UAV Systems Quickly

    A Lockheed Martin prototype laser weapon system proved that an advanced system of sensors, software and specialized optics can deliver decisive lethality against unmanned aerial vehicle threats.In tests conducted with the U.S. Army's Space and Missile Defense Command in August, the 30-kilowatt class ATHENA (Advanced Test High Energy Asset) system brought down five 10.8' wingspan Outlaw unmanned aerial systems at the Army's White Sands ...
  • Matternet Unveils the Matternet Station Autonomous Drone Logistics Platform

    The Matternet Station enables fully-automated battery and package exchange for Matternet customer networks; First networks will service hospitals in cities across Switzerland Matternet, developer of the world's leading autonomous drone logistics platform, today unveiled the Matternet Station, which enables fully-automated ground operations for Matternet customer networks.The Matternet Station is the third and final technology component for ...
  • Big Drone Show – Canada’s Largest Drone Event Landing in Toronto Next Week!

    Discounted tickets for UASWeekly readers – Use promo code UASWEEKLY for 10% off!Just over a week to go until Canada’s biggest UAV industry event, Big Drone Show, lands at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) on September 27-28, 2017. As the largest conference of its type in Canada, this event is sure to set the stage for what is to come in the future of UAV/UAS systems and is the perfect conference for anyone who is curious to ...
  • New Design and Function Announced for Battelle DroneDefender® Counter-UAS Device

    Battelle today introduced a new, improved version of the popular and highly effective DroneDefender device at the Air Force Association’s Air, Space & Cyber Conference’s Technology Symposium.The DroneDefender® V2 device is a safe, effective, and proven way to defeat intrusive or threatening Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), also referred to as drones. Several hundred units of DroneDefender have been sold to the United States ...