month : 05/2018 76 results

Drone Delivery Canada and Toyota Tsusho Canada Inc. Announce Partnership

Drone Delivery Canada ‘DDC’  and Toyota Tsusho Canada Inc. ‘TTCI’ are pleased to announce they have signed an agreement to collaborate on a drone delivery logistics platform. “This agreement with TTCI is expected to open international markets for us as a company,” ...

Hexagon and KlauGeomatics Announce No-Base Station PPK Direct Geo-referencing for UAVs

Klau Geomatics, industry leader in Post Processed Kinematic (PPK) direct georeferencing technology, announced today their new No-Base-Station high accuracy georeferencing solution for UAVs.This revolutionary new solution is the result of close collaboration between Klau Geomatics and Hexag...

Academic Institutions Leverage Typhon UAV Design and Simulation Software to Enhance Education Programs

As career opportunities in the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) field evolve, universities around the globe are offering varied degrees related to UAV engineering, operation, and maintenance.  Designing, operating and maintaining UAV systems requires knowledge in a number of different fields includ...

Piaggio Aerospace Successfully Completes First P.1HH HammerHead Flight Test Program

Piaggio Aerospace, a leading Italian aircraft manufacturer active in the business aviation and defense and security sectors, today announced the successful accomplishment of the first flight test program, with its remotely piloted P.1HH HammerHead aircraft, aimed at experimenting the satellite ...

Tactical Robotics Successfully Demonstrates Cormorant Multi-Role UAS to IDF

On May 7th, Tactical Robotics (a subsidiary of Urban Aeronautics Ltd), based in Yavne. Israel, successfully performed a first “mission representative” demonstration for its lead customer, the Israel Defence Forces. This milestone was announced for the first time today at the Israel Combat ...

Industry UAV Leaders Join 2018 Energy Drone Coalition Advisory Board

Energy Drone Coalition Summit & Expo, the biggest event exclusively focused on the business and technology of UAVs/Robotics (aerial, ground/surface & subsea) in energy operations, is pleased to announce the newest members of the distinguished industry advisory board, Matt Dunlevy, President ...

U.S. Army Awards Contract To AeroVironment For Switchblade LMAMS

AeroVironment, Inc. a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both military and commercial applications, today announced the receipt of contract awards in April 2018 from the United States Army for procurement of the company’s Switchblade® Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System ...

Uplift Data Partners With PlanGrid Giving Construction Builders Immediate Access to UAS Imagery

Uplift Data Partners, the leading data capture pilot platform for enterprise businesses, today announced it has integrated with PlanGrid, the leader in construction productivity software. Uplift's 2D and 3D aerial drone imagery is now accessible directly into PlanGrid, giving construction ...

Airobotics Partners with Shapir-Ashtrom To Automate Surveying for the Construction of Israel’s New “Gulf Port” in Haifa

Airobotics, the Israeli startup that built the world’s first fully automated drone, announced today its partnership with Shapir-Ashtrom to survey the construction of Haifa’s new seaport, “Gulf Port”, intended to further develop Israel’s coastline areas, and increase maritime traffic and ...

QuestUAV Surveys The Port Of Sunderland Via Datahawk PPK Fixed Wing Drone

QuestUAV Ltd was commissioned to undertake an orthographic survey for the Port of Sunderland in the UK. The 150-hectare survey used one of QuestUAV's Datahawk PPK fixed-wing drones, equipped with a Sony RX100 RGB camera capable of a 3cm resolution at 400ft. The survey took one day to ...