month : 11/2016 61 results

Human-Machine Teams: Lockheed Martin UAS and Optionally-Piloted Helicopters Validate Firefighting and Search-and-Rescue Capabilities

Lockheed Martin demonstrated for the first time how its suite of optionally-piloted helicopters and small unmanned aerial systems can work together to successfully locate and extinguish fires, pinpoint the location of a missing person, and bring that person to safety."When lives are at risk, ...

PowerVision Announces PowerEgg Consumer Drone Availability on Amazon.com

PowerVision Technology Group, a worldwide leader in UAV, robotics and big data technologies, announced today that its PowerEgg™ consumer drone and PowerEgg custom designed backpack are now available for pre-order on Amazon.com  as well as at the PowerVision Online Store, with shipping scheduled ...

uAvionix Partners With PrecisionHawk To Add On-board ADS-B to LATAS Enabled Drones

uAvionix and PrecisionHawk today announced a plan to jointly develop the next generation of LATAS hardware. The integration of the uAvionix Ping ADS-B product line will allow for drones equipped with LATAS to receive alerts of nearby manned aircraft equipped with ADS-B technology.Additionally, ...

USDA acquires Aeromapper Talon For Testing Of Mapping And Precision Agriculture

The Ungulate Disease and Damage research project (USDA APHIS division) have selected the Aeromapper Talon for their research on surveying and mapping agricultural areas that have been damaged by wildlife. Among the different payloads offered with the Aeromapper Talon, they have chosen the standard ...

DJI Two New Flying Cameras Raises Bar For Aerial Imaging

DJI  introduced two new drones that raise the bar for professional imaging: Inspire 2, the best ready-to-fly platform for high-end film and video creators, and Phantom 4 Pro, the smartest and most creative flying camera of its size.“Professional filmmakers and photographers always push to ...

Commercial UAV Expo Hits it out of the Park

170 Booths of Industrial-Grade Solutions, 1,720 Commercial Attendees, Jam-Packed Aisles & Conference Sessions, Lively Networking Events & Drone Demos reflect the Vitality of the Commercial Drone Market With a second successful edition under its belt and widespread enthusiasm for the event ...

H3 Dynamics Launches HYWINGS, a Fuel Cell Electric UAV

H3 Dynamics unveils HYWINGS, a hand-launchable Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) capable of 10 hour flight durations and distances of up to 500km.At a total take off-weight of just 7kg, HYWINGS can cover larger areas of land faster, while removing the need for catapult launchers or runways typica...

SpectroDrone by LDS Drone-Operated, Laser-Based Explosive Detection System

SpectroDrone is the world’s first sensor system capable of detecting explosives, Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and other chemical compounds from a safe, standoff distance.Following extensive testing in the laboratory and in the field, Laser Detect System (LDS) Ltd. is unveiling Spectr...

GA-ASI Offers Capital Aircraft to Support Humanitarian Efforts

Potential to Deliver Humanitarian Rations to 3,400 People Daily  General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, announced today that it can provide a ...

Cormorant UAV Completes First Fully Autonomous Pattern Flight

Cormorant UAV Completes First Fully Autonomous Pattern FlightUrban Aeronautics is pleased to announce that on November 3, 2016 its Cormorant Unmanned Air vehicle (UAV) prototype has performed its first autonomous pattern flight including low flight over uneven terrain.While pattern ...