month : 01/2017 77 results

Osprey Wins Airbus Contract For Zephyr-S UAS

Referred to as a High Altitude Pseudo Satellite (HAPS), Zephyr-S is the latest design of this highly sophisticated series of ultra-lightweight UA’s. Solar powered, it is capable of flying and operating up to twice the altitude of commercial aircraft and with mission endurance of greater than a ...

Velodyne LiDAR Opens San Jose Megafactory for Large-Scale Production of 3D LiDAR Sensors

Velodyne LiDAR Inc., the recognized global leader in Light, Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) technology, today announced the opening of a Megafactory that will significantly ramp up production of the latest 3D LiDAR sensors to meet high global demand.Located in San Jose, CA, the enormous facility ...

Safety Precautions for UAS Aerial Mapping in Urban Environments

QuestUAV Addressing Safety Standards in Urban EnvironmentsDrone mapping is growing at a rapid rate in almost every country in the world. Unfortunately, incidents with drones are also growing at the same time. Just like any other aircraft, drones not only need to be flown ...

DroneView Technologies – 2017 Calendar of Drone Industry Conferences and Events

The crew over at DroneView Technologies has put together a comprehensive listing of  UAS conferences, and events for 2017  stay update and take a look at the Calendar of Drone Industry Conferences and Events.

Romanian Army Orders Aeronautics Defense Systems Orbiter 4 UAS

Romania has selected the Aeronautics Defense Systems Orbiter 4 unmanned air vehicle to meet its army's requirements. The Orbiter 4 had been in a competition with two other Israeli designs: the BlueBird ThunderB and Israel Aerospace Industries' BirdEye 650D. Both defeated bidders are trying to ...

International LiDAR Mapping Forum 2017 Keynotes Announced LiDAR Experts From The UN, FEMA To Address Audience Feb 13 – 15 In Denver

The organizers of International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF), the world’s leading technical conference and expo covering the newest airborne, terrestrial and underwater LiDAR as well as emerging remote-sensing and data collection tools and technologies, announced the 2017 keynote lineup today. The ...

Drone Aviation Appoints David V. Aguilar, Former Deputy Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to Board of Directors

Drone Aviation Holding Corp. today announced that former Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (the "CBP"), David V. Aguilar, has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors.During a 35-year career at the U.S. Border Patrol and Customs and Border Protection, Mr. Aguilar led ...

Liteye and Tribalco Team to Deliver AUDS Counter Drone Systems to U.S. Military Customers

Liteye Systems, Inc., provider of the AUDS counter unmanned defense system, and Tribalco, LLC, a global integrated technology services and solutions company, have teamed up in order to deliver multiple AUDS systems to the U.S. Military."Our team is very proud to become part of the ...

Drone Delivery Canada To Begin Testing At Canada’s First Approved UAV Test Range

An Ontario-based company aiming to become Canada's first provider of drone parcel delivery services is about to begin commercial testing in the wide-open skies of southeast Alberta.Publicly traded Drone Delivery Canada — which is attempting to develop a logistics platform that would enable ...

Perdix UAVs Deployed Successfully From U.S. Navy F-18’s

In one of the largest successful demonstrations of swarming micro-drones, over 100 Perdix UAVs screamed over the US Naval Air Systems Command’s testing grounds at China Lake, California last October. Three F/A-18 Super Hornets launched 103 Perdix UAVs which demonstrated collective decision-mak...