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NOVAerial Robotics Procyon 800E Enters Limited Production

NOVAerial Robotics is pleased to announce that the Procyon 800E drone helicopter has finished it’s prototype and testing phases and is beginning limited production and delivery to commercial companies worldwide.The first customer to place an order will be using it to carry a sling-load ...

PrecisionHawk Releases Pathfinder Data Showing Risk for Drones Flying BVLOS Missions

PrecisionHawk is releasing its Phase 2 Pathfinder Results today as part of UAS TAAC (Unmanned Aircraft Systems Technical Analysis and Applications Center) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Pathfinder program is an FAA-led initiative to facilitate the early introduction of low-altitude operations ...

Red Cat Propware Launches Open Source Software and Services for the Drone Industry

Red Cat Propware, a leading provider of software and services for the drone industry, today announced its official launch and headquarters opening in Humacao, Puerto Rico. In conjunction with its launch, the company is actively hiring a team of local software developers, engineers, drone pilots, ...

DroneStock.com Launches Marketplace With New Creative Solution

On the surface DroneStock.com is just another stock image website. You can buy royalty-free stock video clips and use them in your film and video projects. Photos too, for print ads and website use. But where this site differs is, all the imagery for sale has been captured by drones.With ties ...

Pumpkin Cannon vs Drones

As you might have heard, the bright-orange X‑Star Premium drone is lovingly referred to as the “Flying Pumpkin.” In the spirit of the Halloween season, the Autel crew put some drones in costumes to see how they’d hold up against some real flying pumpkins.We headed out to Thompson’s ...

DJI and 4-H Partner for 2016 National Youth Science Day: Drone Discovery

With the motto “head, heart, hands, and health” that has given the global network of youth organization its name, 4-H is dedicated to its mission of engaging youth to reach their fullest potential in every area of life, including in the pursuit of scientific knowledge. With independently ...

NASA Plans First Beyond Visual Line-Of-Sight Drone Demonstration In Nevada

In mid-October NASA partners will fly five unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), commonly called drones, beyond visual line-of-sight of their human operators-in-command, to test planning, tracking and alerting capabilities of NASA’s UAS traffic management (UTM) research platform. During the test, two ...

Intel Enters The UAV Market – Unveils Falcon 8

Meet the Intel Falcon 8+ System UAV, a V-shaped octocopter packed with redundant systems, announced today at the Intergeo conference in Hamburg.Intel says the Falcon 8+'s electronics systems are fully redundant, and that the drone includes "automated aerial-sensing solution" and a triple-redu...

“Lifeline Across the Bay” Demonstrates Key Role UAS Can Play In Emergency Situations

The University of Maryland Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site and the University of Maryland Shore Regional Health recently conducted the state's first civil unmanned aerial delivery of simulated medical cargo. Engineers from UMD flew a Talon 120LE fixed wing aircraft across the ...

Catalyst Machineworks Builds The Worlds Fastest Drone A New Record Set By The Stigg 195

Catalyst Machineworks is at it again, this time shattering their own world record of 115.7 mph by flying their new design, ‘The Stigg’ to an earth shaking 128.1 mph!! Watch as Neill and Lawless take a multirotor to speeds all other designs can only dream of.Special thanks to John ...