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uAvionix Announces FCC Approved Ping200S ADS-B/Mode S Transponder for UAS

uAvionix Corporation, a leading UAS avionics provider, announced the Ping200S Mode S Transponder with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) has received FCC approval.  Weighing just 50 grams, the transponder's power consumption is low enough to be powered by battery pack for hours ...

Amazon’s New Patent Giant Flying Warehouse That Will Use Drones To Deliver Goods

Amazon has been awarded a patent for a giant flying warehouse that acts as a launchpad for drones to deliver items within minutes.The U.S. e-commerce giant described plans for an "airborne fulfillment center" (AFC) such as an airship or blimp that would float at an altitude of around ...

Amazon’s Receives Countermeasures Patent To Protect Delivery Drones From Hackers

Amazon received a patent that covers technology to give it extra anti-hacking protections when drones are out doing deliveries, according to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.Amazon, which has dubbed its drone-based delivery service Prime Air, recently had its first actual drone delivery ...

Arctic Innovative Solutions Releases +Drone App

During the past year, the number of adverse events between drones and commercial aircraft has exploded. Secure integration of drones in aviation is one of the key topics among the international aviation organizations. Therefore Arctic innovative Solutions developed the + Drone app as one important ...

7-Eleven Completes First Month OF Drone Deliveries To Customers Homes In The US

Flirtey, the world's leading drone delivery service, announced today they completed 77 autonomous drone deliveries to customer homes in the United States. Flirtey is the first drone delivery service to complete regular commercial deliveries to customer homes in the United States.The ...

AirMap Launches Christmas Eve Tracker for Santa’s New Delivery Drone

North Pole – On December 24th-25th, AirMap will be tracking Santa's first-ever Christmas Eve drone deliveries at santa.airmap.com.This holiday season, Santa is launching his new delivery drone, powered by AirMap's airspace data and services platform. He's packed the SleighMaster3000 with ...

European Space Agency To Use BCN Drone Center Facilities

Barcelona Drone Center has become a strategic drone test site for the European Space Agency – Business Incubation Centre (ESA-BIC)The announcement was made by the Government of Catalonia represented by the Presidency Minister, Neus Munté, the Secretary of ICT Governance, Jordi Puigneró, ...

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 ...

DPDgroup Begins Regular Drone Delivery’s

Following two years of tests, DPDgroup has received authorisation from the General Directorate for Civil Aviation to deliver parcels using drones on a regular 15km route.Once a week, the DPDgroup drone travels between Saint-Maximin-La-Sainte-Beaume and Pourrières, in south of France (Provence ...

Advanced Programs Group (APG) Unveils Two New UAS Designs

Advanced Programs Group (APG) has unveiled two new designs of extremely short take-off and landing unmanned air vehicles that it is developing for military and civil customers.The first version, dubbed Renegade, will be capable of automatic take-off and landings and will not need any external ...