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Global UAV Receives Authorization for Beyond Visual Line of Site Drone Flight Testing

Global UAV Technologies Ltd., a diversified and vertically integrated drone technology company, is pleased to announce that Transport Canada has authorized Global UAV’s wholly owned subsidiary Pioneer Aerial Surveys Ltd. (“Pioneer Aerial”) to conduct Beyond Visual Line of Sight (“BVLOS”) ...

Redkite-I Wide-Area Sensor Passes Final Flight Test Aboard Integrator UAS

Logos Technologies announced today that the Redkite-I, a wide-area motion imagery (WAMI) system designed for the Insitu Integrator unmanned aircraft system (UAS), successfully completed its final flight test during the last week of August at the Insitu flight test facilities in Boardman, ...

BSHARK Launches The Narwhal 2 Hydrogen Drone

BSHARK, an expert on hydrogen-powered drone research, has partnered with MicroMultiCopter (MMC)-a manufacturer of the first hydrogen-powered drone HyDrone 1550. BSHARK released a new hydrogen-powered drone Narwhal 2. MMC provided production service for BSHARK. The new drone is an upgraded ...

Xcel Energy Is First U.S. Utility To Operate Drones BVLOS for Ongoing Inspections

In one of the most significant advancements of unmanned aircraft under development by a U.S. utility, Xcel Energy is operating drones beyond visual line of sight during ongoing inspections of transmission lines near Denver. “Today’s flight takes us a step closer to fully integra...

NUAIR Selects AirMap As UTM Provider At Griffiss UAS Test Site

The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR Alliance) and Rome, New York’s Griffiss International Airport have selected AirMap to provide UTM services to “visualize, manage, and support” UAS operations at the Griffiss New York UAS Test Site. NUAIR Alliance is ...

8 Ways Unmanned Aircraft Systems will Respond to Hurricane Florence

Last year, hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria served as a giant beta test allowing the unmanned systems industry to give the world a glimpse of how unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) can provide an entire new set of capabilities for disaster response.  Over the past year many companies have expanded ...

Delair Receives Funding From Intel Capital To Drive Innovation In UAS Market

 Delair, a leading global supplier of commercial drone solutions, today announced that it has recently closed its expansion round with an investment from Intel Capital. For the past year, Delair and Intel have been collaborating on the Intel® Insight Platform, a cloud-based digital asset ...

US Nuclear Performs Drone-RAD Flight Demonstration for Urban Shield Event

US Nuclear Corp. recently attended and participated in the Urban Shield event from September 7-10, 2018 in the Bay Area.  Urban Shield is a disaster training exercise involving local, national, and international first responder agencies, including: the national guard, police and fire departments, ...

Yamaha Motor Adopts Jetson AGX Xavier for Autonomous Machines for Land, Air and Sea

GTC Japan—Yamaha Motor Co. has selected NVIDIA® Jetson™ AGX Xavier™ as the development system to power its upcoming lineup of autonomous machines, NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang announced today in his keynote address at the GPU Technology Conference.The Japanese ...

Xsens Raises The Standard For IMU Performance With MTi 1-series

Xsens today released upgraded versions of its successful MTi 1-series of motion-sensing Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) modules, offering improved roll, pitch and yaw measurement accuracy and higher tolerance of mechanical stress than the first generation of the product.The new MTi 1-series ...