Near Earth Autonomy Awarded NASA Contract to Develop Contact Inspection Drone Systems for Industrial Infrastructure

NASA has awarded Near Earth Autonomy (Near Earth) an SBIR Phase II Contract to Enable Aerial Close-Proximity and Contact Sensing for Inspection of ...

U.S. Navy Successfully Tests Laser Weapon That Destroyed A UAV

The U.S. navy is closing the gap between real-life laser pointers and fictional death rays, after successfully demonstrating a new energy weapon ...

AIRT and DRONERESPONDERS Launch Spring 2020 Public Safety UAS Survey

The Airborne International Response Team (AIRT), the leading 501(c)3 non-profit organization supporting Drones For Good™ and the official home of&nbs...
May 27, 2020

Flirtey's New Granted Patent is Instrumental for Drone Delivery

Flirtey, the pioneer of the commercial drone delivery industry, announced today it has been granted a critical patent for the safe and precise drone delivery of packages. This key patent describes a combination of hardware and software that ...
May 27, 2020

Acecore Technologies Introduces Noa Drone, The Persistent Heavy Lifting Hexacopter

Acecore Technologies, developer and manufacturer of high end European made commercial multirotors, released their third drone platform today. The new Acecore Noa has a 20kg payload capacity that leaves nothing to be desired and the endurance of a ...
May 27, 2020

Citadel Defense Launches Deepfake AI to Prevent Drone Attacks on Military and Government Assets

Citadel Defense, a proven innovator in full spectrum counter drone solutions, has released new software incorporating deepfake neural networks to protect against adversarial spoofing tactics. This capability helps U.S. and allied forces combat ...
May 25, 2020

UAVOS Expands Saker Male UAS Family In Collaboration With KACST

The Saker Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) project, a successful partnership of UAVOS and King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Saudi Arabia, includes development, flying and maintenance.U...
May 25, 2020

DroneShield Launches DroneOptID AI Powered Optical Detection, Identification & Tracking Software

DroneShield Ltd is pleased to announce the release of its camera-based software for drone detection, identification and tracking, DroneOptIDTM. DroneOptIDTM has an Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (“AI/ML”) engine at the core of its ...
May 22, 2020

Airobotics Gets Approval to Fly Automated Commercial Drones Over Singapore

Leading automated industrial drones startup, Airobotics, receives the world’s first approval to fly over a major metropolis and flies above Singapore.As part of Singapore’s response to protect the public’s health during the coronavirus ...
May 22, 2020

Constant Customer Involvement Drives Next Generation of System Features From Microdrones

Fresh off the heels of releasing a new Microdrones as a Service (mdaaS) business model that makes drone surveying and LiDAR accessible to geomatics companies of all sizes, Microdrones announces additional developments that demonstrate a ...
May 21, 2020

Alliance for Drone Innovation Welcomes DroneBase and CEO Dan Burton as Drone Operators Federation President

Today, the Alliance for Drone Innovation (ADI) ( — a Washington, DC-based coalition of manufacturers, operators, suppliers and software developers of personal and professional drones — proudly welcomes DroneBase (dronebas...

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