month : 02/2017 92 results

Airborne Response UAS Make History At Miami-Dade Fire Rescue And US Army Joint Maritime Exercise

Multiple UAS provide live high-definition video feeds to incident commanders to provide increased situational awareness and command and control capabilities. History was made at the Port of Miami this past Saturday, February 18 as a fleet of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) consisting of aerial ...

The Big Drone Show, Formerly The International UAV Show, Announced Details For its 2nd Annual Event September 27th & 28th, 2017

The Big Drone Show, formerly the International UAV Show, has announced details for its 2nd annual event, to be held September 27th & 28th, 2017 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto. Co-Produced by Cambridge House International and The Sky Guys, this is Canada's leading trade show ...

U.S. Navy’s Wingman UAS Technology Used In Combat Trials

The Navy Center for Applied Research in Artificial Intelligence (NCARAI) at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) joined forces with Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to continue work on the NRL-developed Tactical Battle Manager (TBM), a software ...

Aeryon SkyRanger sUAS Successfully Completes First Transport Canada Approved BVLOS Flight Test

First Canadian Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flight trials setting standards for safe operations Aeryon Labs Inc., the premier manufacturer of small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS) today announced that the Aeryon SkyRanger sUAS successfully completed the first Beyond Visual Line of Sight ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Pix4D “Why Desktop Is Essential for Drone Mapping in Agriculture”

In Defense Of Desktop: Why The desktop is essential for drone mapping in agriculture Part 1: How quickly can you go from landing to processing? With a predicted population jump to 9 billion by 2050, and therefore a corresponding 70% increase in agricultural consumption, it’s clear the industry ...

New FAA Report Confirms Admirable Safety Record Of Consumer Drones

The Drone Manufacturers Alliance, the organization representing manufacturers of the majority of civilian drones, is pleased to see the FAA’s latest report on drone sightings once again confirms that unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) have an admirable safety record.The FAA successfully opened ...

Nevada-Based Consurtium Using Drone America UAS Completes First Long-Distance BLOS Urban Package Delivery

The Nevada Drone Industry set a new long-distance record for aerial package delivery flying a fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) under beyond line of sight conditions. The backdrop was an urban environment set among the scenic area of Walker Lake with the Nevada-headquartered Drone America ...

Sierra Wireless Selected By PrecisionHawk To Enable Drone Safety And Traffic Management

Sierra Wireless a leading provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that PrecisionHawk has selected Sierra Wireless AirPrime® MC Series embedded modules to enable global LTE connectivity for its Low Altitude Traffic and Airspace ...

AirMap Secures $26 Million to Accelerate Global Adoption of Airspace Management Platform for Drones

 AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, today announced a $26 million Series B funding round led by Microsoft Ventures, with additional participation from Airbus Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures (the investment arm of Qualcomm Incorporated), Rakuten, Sony, ...

MMC Introduces HyDrone 1800 Second Generation Hydrogen Drone

Together with CATIC, MMC, the drone manufacturer, unveiled the HyDrone 1800 at the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017) taking place at the Abu Dhabi national exhibition center. It represents the next generation of its hydrogen technology and the firms said it is designed for ...