month : 10/2016 57 results

Deveron Completes First Commercial Drone Flight in the United States

Deveron UAS Corp. is pleased to announce that it has completed its first commercial precision agriculture drone mission in the United States.  After a successful grow season in Canada, the Company is excited to report the completion of an extensive survey covering almond and pistachio orchards in ...

PrecisionHawk Announces Partnership With Ruralco And Launch Of Australia Office

PrecisionHawk, a leading provider of commercial drone and drone data platforms, continued its global expansion with the launch of its first office in Australia. Business development executive Nathaniel Hyde has been named director of Australia to lead the new Sydney office, which will provide ...

General Atomics Secures $310M Army Gray Eagle UAS Contract

General Atomics has been awarded a one-year, $310 million contract to provide logistics support services for the U.S. Army‘s MQ-1C Gray Eaglesustainment program.The Army received one bid for the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract through an online solicitation and obligated $74 million in ...

DJI Launches Aerial Zoom Camera To Unlock Powerful Industrial Applications

Zenmuse Z30’s capabilities mean faster, safer & more-precise inspections DJI on Monday launched the Zenmuse Z30, its most-powerful integrated aerial zoom camera, unlocking new possibilities for industrial applications. The world’s leading aerial-imaging company said the Z30’s zoom ...

ALTI Transition Enters Into Production

ALTI is pleased and excited to announce that the ALTI Transition is now moving into the production phase and we have started processing orders along with demonstration flights and client meetings.After more than a year in development, countless hours of flight testing along with hardware ...

Silent Falcon And MicroPilot Succeed At NASA’s UTM 2016

MicroPilot and Silent Falcon successfully fly BVLOS at NASA’s UTM 2016 in Reno, Nevada USA Reno, Nevada USA – Silent FalconTM conducted a series of successful Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) demonstration flights as part of NASA’s Unmanned Aircraft System Traffic Management (UTM) ...

DCNS and Airbus Helicopters Join Forces To Design The French Navy’s Future Tactical VTOL Drone System

DCNS, a world leader in naval defense, and Airbus Helicopters, the world’s leading helicopter manufacturer, are joining forces to design the future tactical component of France’s Naval Aerial Drone program. By pooling naval and aerospace skills and expertise, the teaming of DCNS and Airbus ...

Draganfly Innovations to Test New Miniaturized Hyperspectral Sensor System

Draganfly Innovations has announced that the company has signed an agreement with Optical Filter Corporation, a subsidiary of Corning Incorporated, to integrate their miniaturized hyperspectral camera system into Draganfly’s unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).Draganfly will assist in preparing ...

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 ...

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Now Offering 107 Remote Pilot Test Preparation Through UAV Ground School

Program Offers 195,000 AMA Members, Preparation For FAA Part 107 UAV Commercial Knowledge Exam The Academy of Model Aeronautics serves as the nation's collective voice for approximately 195,000 modelers in 2,400 clubs in the US and Puerto Rico. Recently appointed to the Federal Aviation Adminis...