month : 11/2016 61 results

DJI Releases The Matrice 600 Pro

DJI Improves Large Drone Performance With Matrice 600 Pro Updated Hexacopter Expands Power Of Professional Aerial Platform DJI, the world’s leading maker of unmanned aerial vehicles, on Friday updated the capabilities of its largest drone series by introducing the new Matrice 600 Pro, which ...

GA-ASI Conducts First Flight of Avenger Extended Range

Avenger Continues to Grow in Endurance and Capability 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, today announced the successful first flight of its new ...

Intel Acquires Commercial Drone Startup MAVinci

Intel has acquired German commercial drone software startup MAVinci for an undisclosed price.Intel’s Anil Nanduri, head of the drone business, said in an interview with VentureBeat that the startup has best-in-class flight-planning software. It may seem odd for the world’s biggest chip ...

AT&T and NASA Collaborate on Drone Traffic Management System

Formal Agreement Signed Supporting Research for Safe and Secure Operation of UASAT&T* and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are researching traffic management solutions for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).The goal is an Unmanned Aircraft System Traffic ...

DRL Announced Bud Light Will Be The Title Sponsor Of The 2017 Race Season

Drone Racing League (DRL) announced the official launch of the DRL drone racing simulator in partnership with Bud Light. As part of the partnership, Bud Light will be the title sponsor of the 2017 Bud Light DRL Tryouts, designed to find the next great First Person View (FPV) Drone Racing ...

Fruity Chutes CO2 Parachute Deployment System Introduced for Drones

Fruity Chutes announced the availability of the new Hawk CO2 release valve today.  The valve is for use with the Peregrine UAV Ballistic Parachute Launcher for Drone and UAV parachute recovery.  Gene Engelgau, CEO of Fruity Chutes, stated “We have been selling the Peregrine UAV Ballistic ...

Aurora To Develop Autonomous Flight System To Be Demonstrated On Huey UH-1H

Aurora Flight Sciences continues to break ground on the development of advanced autonomous capabilities for vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) systems. Aurora’s work on the Autonomous Aerial Cargo Utility System (AACUS) program will be leveraged to integrate the company’s Tactical Autonomous ...

Bonduelle North America Engages Deveron for Drone Data Services

Deveron UAS Corp., is pleased to announce that it has secured a new contract with Bonduelle North America, , part of the Bonduelle Group, the largest producer of ready-to-use vegetables in the world. “Deveron continues to secure relationships with global leaders in agricultural innovation,” ...

10 Amazing Drone Aerial Photos from Around the World

Showcasing some of the best work from the SkyPixel 2016 Photo Contest1. Infinity Road to Transylvania by Calin Stan – The Drone.ro The true beauty and winding nature of Cheia (DN1A), a road in Romania that leads you into Transylvania, can only be shown through aerials as depicted here....

Aurora’s Centaur Locates Great White Sharks off Nantucket Coast

Equipped with a FLIR infrared sensor, the Centaur optionally piloted aircraft helped track great white sharks for OCEARCH’s latest expedition Aurora recently partnered with OCEARCH, a world-leading marine conservation organization, to provide aerial support locating and tracking great white ...