month : 01/2017 77 results

Vigilant Aerospace Completes BVLOS Flight Testing

Vigilant Aerospace has completed successful beyond line-of-sight flight testing of its new FlightHorizon detect-and-avoid collision avoidance system for unmanned aircraft at NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California.The tests demonstrated the system’s ability to provide ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Names Newest Predator B Variant

“SkyGuardian” Certifiable RPA Demonstrated Before an International Audience General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., launched a “Type-Certifiable” (STANAG 4571) version of its Predator® B product line, called SkyGuardian™, this week before an audience of international dignitaries ...

Best Emerging Drone Company’ Award Won by Unifly

The first annual EU Drone Awards were held on Tuesday at the European Parliament in Brussels. The EU Drone Awards is an organization of the European Young Innovators Forum (EYIF).“The EU Drone Awards are a great way to put innovations and new developments in the drone industry in the spotli...

AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2017 Announces Conference Program

Thought leaders from government, industry and academia provide insight and intelligence on robotics and drones in the enterprise The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) today announced the conference program for the upcoming AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2017, the largest trade show ...

Germany Extends Heron UAS lease Contract With Israel Aerospace Industries

The German military has signed a one-year lease extension with Airbus DS Airborne Solutions for the Heron 1 reconnaissance drone system used in Afghanistan.The lease extension contract is worth about $37.5 million, the Bundeswehr said.German troops are part of an international military ...

Sentera Offers NDVI Crop Health Maps Showing Field Contrast and Progression

AgVault's NDVI Toolbox Offers Unprecedented Insights into Field Vigor Sentera today announced the release of its NDVI Toolbox™ for AgVault™: a set of tools for customizable Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) data that give growers and agronomists significant insight into field and ...

Tynker And Parrot Create Online Drone Curriculum For Kids

Creative-computing company Tynker is rolling out a new U.K. school curriculum that includes a course on drone programming, which will be executed in partnership with Parrot.Besides the new drone course, the new curriculum – to be offered for the 2017-2018 school year – adds JavaScript and ...

Stone Fort Group Launches Energy Drone Coalition 2017 Summit, ​​​​​​​Announces Industry Advisory Board

Energy Drone Coalition, a ground-breaking resource with events, news and market intelligence that focuses specifically on collaboration within the rapidly emerging drone/UAV technology being utilized and developed for the oil & gas, power, mining & chemical industries, has released details ...

PrecisionHawk Appoints Blackboard Co-Founder and Former CEO Michael Chasen as New CEO

Former CEO and RedHat Co-founder Bob Young to Continue role as Chairman PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies, today announced that Michael Chasen has been appointed as the company’s new chief executive officer (CEO). As a serial entrepreneur and veteran technology ...

Kespry Announces Drone 2 With Increased Performance And Reliability

Industrial Drone Leader Continues to Raise the Bar on Innovation, Adds Survey-Grade Accuracy Feature that is Ideal for Mining and A/E/C Industries Kespry, the leading aerial intelligence platform provider, today announced that it has enhanced the Kespry Drone 2 with higher performance features ...