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DroneDeploy Raises $20 Million to Help Businesses Benefit From Drone Aerial Data

 DroneDeploy, the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones, today announced the company has raised $20 million in Series B financing led by Scale Venture Partners, bringing its total amount of funding to $31 million. As part of the financing, Rory O'Driscoll, who sits on ...

HERMES 450 Soars During The North Dakota UAS Field Day

Elbit System of America holds an informative gathering to highlight the flights of the large scale Unmanned Aircraft System over North Dakota for precision agriculture and electric distribution infrastructure damage assessment.Elbit Systems of America, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd, ...

Deveron Begins Drone Data Study With Hensall District Cooperative

Deveron UAS Corp. (CSE:DVR) ("Deveron" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has commenced a field scale collaboration with Hensall District Cooperative ("HDC") and a leading agrochemical company with respect to variable rate fungicide applications. Drone data are being used to test ...

Fixed-Wing UAS Not Quite Taking Off In Commercial Market

DroneDeploy released a new study of the commercial and industrial drones market this week, revealing bad news for the makers of fixed-wing drones — quadcopters are far outpacing this type of unmanned aerial vehicle in every industry.Fixed-wing drones, like the SenseFly eBee Ag, 3DR Aero-M ...

General Atomics Gets Predator Upgrade And Training Contract

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. has received an $8.8 million U.S. Air Force contract for Predator drone work.The deal covers Block 30 ground control station kit upgrades and Predator mission aircrew training system Delta kits.Work will be performed in California and is ...

Iraq To Receive ScanEagle UAS’s

Iraq is to acquire the Insitu ScanEagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) under a USD8.3 million deal announced by the US Department of Defense (DoD) on 10 August.Under the deal, which was awarded the day before, the country's military will receive an undisclosed number of systems, as well as ...

PrecisionHawk Releases Results of Pathfinder Phase I at White House Workshop on Drones

PrecisionHawk, a leading drone data and safety company based in Raleigh, N.C., today announced Phase I Pathfinder results as part of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) Workshop on Drones and the Future of Aviation held in Washington D.C. The report, included in the ...

DJI & Propeller Aero Bring Turnkey Solutions To Construction And Mining Industries

DJI, the world’s leading aerial-imaging company, has partnered with leading UAV software company Propeller Aero, to launch an integrated solution to reduce costs, improve safety and drive operational efficiency in the construction and mining industries.The partnership integrates DJI’s ...

Drones Made Easy Adds New Mapping Features to iOS App

Drones Made Easy has released a new feature for its iOS app Map Pilot for DJI. The new technology allows users without an internet connection to define flight paths that follow the terrain being flown over as an in-app purchase.“By combining NASA’s recently released high-resolution ...

Czech UAV To Be Manufactured Under Licence In China

Preparations are underway for one of the world’s largest civilian unmanned planes, developed by Czech Republic based manufacturer Primoco UAV, to be manufactured in China in cooperation with the China VAST concern. A new aircraft production zone is also going to be created with room for a ...