month : 11/2017 63 results

Yates Electrospace Receives Government Contract to Build and Fly Ten Aircraft

Yates Electrospace Corporation today announced the Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory (MCWL) has selected the company’s Silent Arrow® product line of autonomous cargo aircraft for a 12-month flight test program. Under the contract, YEC engineers and test pilots will build and test fly a fleet ...

The Climate Corporation and Deveron Partner to Deliver On-Demand Aerial Imagery Data to Farmers

Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, announced a partnership with Deveron UAS Corp., that will deliver farmers advanced aerial imagery data combined with powerful analytics through The Climate Corporation’s industry-leading Climate FieldView™ digital agriculture ...

China’s Beihang Unmanned Aircraft System Technology Unveils TYW-1 UAV

China’s Beihang Unmanned Aircraft System Technology unveiled on 13 November its TYW-1 strike-capable reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and what appeared to be a new version of the BZK-005 multirole medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) UAV at the company’s new factory in the eastern ...

DRL Simulator And Announces 2018 Swatch DRL Tryouts & eSport Tournament

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional and high-speed drone racing, today launched the DRL Simulator, the world's most realistic drone flight and racing simulator, and introduced the 2018 Swatch DRL Tryouts to find the next great drone pilot. Aspiring pilots who want to ...

DJI Launches Limited Edition Mavic Pro Alpine White Combo

DJI, the world's leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today launched a limited edition Mavic Pro Alpine White, available exclusively at Apple.com and Apple Stores in most countries. The Mavic Pro Alpine White will be offered as a Holiday Combo which includes a remote ...

Alpha Unmanned Systems Teams With Sightec For Image Stabilization and Object Tracking

Madrid, Spain based Alpha Unmanned Systems, a manufacturer of the gasoline-powered helicopter UAV known as the Alpha 800, announced today its technology partnership with Sightec, an Israeli developer of pioneering video image stabilization and object detection software.“Sightec’s onboard ...

Northrop Grumman Delivers First Operational MQ-4C Triton To US Navy

Northrop Grumman announced it has delivered the first operational MQ-4C Triton aircraft to the US Navy facility at Point Mugu. The company also said it expects to deliver the second operational Triton aircraft later this year. Naval Base Ventura County Point Mugu is home ...

3DR Announces Partnership Integrates Site Scan with Autodesk BIM 360™

3DR, makers of Site Scan, the leading drone data platform for construction and engineering professionals, today announced an integration with Autodesk BIM 360, the leading project management tool for virtual construction managers and field teams. With this one-of-a-kind partnership, ...

Geomni’s UAV Solution Serves to Solve Tree Coverage Imagery Problem

Overreaching tree canopies can obscure details of residential and commercial structures from satellite and aerial imagery used to document property values and evaluate roof damage. Using drones to obtain aerial images of rooftops helps resolve many of these issues, according to Geomni, a Verisk ...

CTIA Calls on FAA to Recognize Wireless Networks Offer Best Platform to Support UAS

CTIA, the wireless association, today called on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to recognize that commercial wireless networks offer the best communications platform to support America's fast-growing drone market. CTIA and the wireless industry are working with policymakers to boost ...