month : 11/2018 111 results

Horizon Technologies Releases First Photographs Of Xtender UAV

Today Horizon Technologies released the first images of its Xtender technology on a small rotary-wing UAV. UAV testing is being conducted in order to address customer requirements for small UAV-based Sat phone SIGINT (Thuraya, ISatPhone Pro and Iridium networks). The small UAV pictured below is ...

Silent Plane With No Moving Parts Makes Historic First Flight

The blue glowing jets of science fiction spacecraft came a step closer to reality on Wednesday as US physicists unveiled the world's first solid-state aeroplane powered in flight by supercharged air molecules.More than a century on from the Wright brothers' first artificial flight, scientists ...

Terra Drone Acquires Skeye To Accelerate Global Expansion

Terra Drone Ltd, a global company with its headquarters in Japan, has acquired a majority stake in the leading European drone service provider Skeye. Skeye will become the European headquarters of Terra Drone. With this acquisition, Terra Drone has become one of the largest drone service ...

Important CAA Safety Announcement Regarding TB50 & TB55 Batteries

1 Introduction 1.1 This Safety Notice provides updated information regarding the points detailed in Safety Notice SN–2018/010, which is now canceled.1.2 This Safety Notice applies to operators of multi-rotor small unmanned aircraft utilising DJI battery model TB50 or TB55, including all ...

ArcBlock Announces New Partnership with Soar to Support Development of Their Blockchain-Based Super Maps

Today, ArcBlock  the leading application development platform for decentralized applications (DApps) and blockchain-enabled services announced that it has officially launched a new strategic partnership with Soar.  Soar is working to create the world's first decentralized Super-map using blockc...

Expanded Advisory Board of UAS Industry Leaders Set for Commercial UAV Expo Europe 2019

Organizers of the third annual Commercial UAV Expo Europe have announced an esteemed Advisory Board of UAS industry leaders for the 2019 edition.  The Advisory Board, which has more than twice the number of members as previous years, is responsible for reviewing submitted abstracts, recommending ...

Two Australian Companies Sign An $18 Billion Deal and 3D Print UAV Soldiers

Titomic limited and TAUV signed a deal worth $18 billion  to manufacture weaponized drones, military grade systems and sensors using 3D printing technology. This MOU is just an extension of a project the two companies started in September 2018, where they worked on a strong and sturdy military ...

Remote GeoSystems Adds MISB Full Motion Video (FMV) Support to LineVision Desktop

Remote GeoSystems, Inc., a global provider of immersive geospatial video software and recorders for survey and inspection, is pleased to announce the LineVision™ Desktop software suite now supports map-based playback and geoProject™ reporting with MISB FMV-compliant videos.&nb...

Deseret UAS Signs Landmark Agreement with ElectraFly

Deseret UAS has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) company, ElectraFly. This Utah-based company is developing a personal flying vehicle that has the potential to revolutionize the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) industry. Under the agreement, ElectraFly ...

UAS Integration Pilot Program Drones Join Battle Against Mosquitos In Florida’s Lee County

Florida has a big problem. Actually, it’s a very small problem, but there are a lot of them: mosquitos.Fighting mosquitos has long been an existential problem for the state, home to swamps and miles of coastal marshes. The land is flat, it’s warm year-round and there’s a lot of water, all ...