month : 07/2017 89 results

Kronstadt Unveils Latest Russian Large UAS Concept At MAKS

Kronstadt Technologies unveiled at the MAKS air show on 19 July a flying prototype and a vision to enter the export market within three years with the medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) Orion-E unmanned air system (UAS). The 1t-class Orion surveillance system – roughly equivalent ...

Oregon’s First UAS Summit & Expo Set for August in Bend Oregon

Emerging trends and technologies shaping the unmanned aircraft systems industry in Oregon will highlight the state’s first UAS Summit & Expo, scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 10 at the Riverhouse Convention Center in Bend. The Oregon UAS Summit & Expo is free. Industry-related ...

New Russian Helicopter UAS For Arctic Exploration Unveiled At MAKS

Russian Helicopters (part of the Rostech corporation) has displayed the prototypes of rotorcraft unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, for ice observation and operation in the Arctic environment, as well as for monitoring and remote sensing, the company’s press service reported on Tuesday...

Unmanned Systems Presents Supercam S450 UAV At MAKS

Izhevsk-based Unmanned Systems is using this year’s MAKS show to present a mock-up of its new development, the Supercam S450 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). This upgraded version of the Supercam S350 baseline has its accumulator-powered endurance extended to eight hours and can carry four kilogr...

DroneDeploy Partners with SLANTRANGE and Sentera to Provide Accurate Crop Health Analysis

DroneDeploy, the leading drone software platform, today announced new capabilities to help growers perform more accurate plant health analysis and process high-quality maps during all stages of crop growth. Growers can now use DroneDeploy to create field maps using sensors designed for agriculture, ...

Trimble and Propeller Aero Collaborate to Deliver Professional Quality UAS Workflows

Trimble announced it is collaborating with Propeller Aero to distribute its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) analytics platform. Propeller, based in Sydney and Denver, is a leader in the advanced collection, visualization, and analysis of data from UAS. Propeller's simple automated ...

Airbus Completes First Flight Of Sagitta UAV Demonstrator

Airbus Defence and Space has successfully completed the first flight of its Sagitta unmanned jet-propelled demonstrator in Overberg, South Africa. During the test, the demonstrator flew completely autonomously for around seven minutes. The demonstrator has been developed ...

NIAS and SkyOp Partner on Drone Workforce Development Training Program

The FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) have entered into a partnership with New York based training and education provider, SkyOp LLC, to offer drone training programs and courseware to the West Coast.  Las Vegas will serve as the West ...

DJI Disappointed by Draft Canadian Drone Regulations

Significant Changes Needed to Create Rules that Support Safe and Responsible Flight DJI, expressed disappointment Monday with draft regulations for the recreational and commercial use of drones published over the weekend by Transport Canada, and urged drone users to submit comments as part of ...

Global UAV Technologies Signs Definitive Agreement For The Purchase Of NOVAerial Robotics

Global UAV Technologies Ltd. reports that it has signed the definitive agreement for the purchase of a 100% interest in NOVAerial Robotics Ltd.   The Company is purchasing the 100% undivided interest in NOVAerial Robotics for $300,000 in cash (with $10,000 having been paid on signing of the ...