year : 2019 642 results

HiDRON Stratospheric Glider Sets New Canadian Record Of 111,400+ Feet

STRATODYNAMICS, in collaboration with UAVOS, have announced their latest successful record-setting stratospheric flight. The stratospheric glider named the HiDRON was released from a Canadian Space Agency scientific gondola at an altitude of 111,434 feet (33.9 km) and performed a four hour ...

Terra Drone Angola Uses UAV In Offshore Mock Oil Spill Response

Terra Drone Angola, a group company of the world’s leading provider of industrial drone solutions Terra Drone Corporation, has successfully demonstrated at an offshore oil field in Angola how drones can be used as a surveillance and reconnaissance tool for oil spill incidents. The pilot project ...

Walgreens Will Be First Retailer in U.S. to Test On-Demand Drone Delivery Service with Wing

Walgreens and Wing, a member of the Alphabet family of companies, are partnering on an industry first that will offer unparalleled speed and convenience of “store to door” delivery of health and wellness, food and beverage and convenience items – via state-of-the-art drone technology – in ...

UAV Navigation Is Proud To Announce Its Collaboration With Zanzottera

Internal combustion engines continue to be commonly used for powering unmanned vehicles, and in particular UAVs. In order to allow the autopilot (and by extension the operator) to control such an engine it is vital to ensure correct communications between the autopilot and the Engine Control Unit ...

DRONERESPONDERS Establishes International Advisory Council to Strengthen Global Public Safety UAS

The DRONERESPONDERS Public Safety Alliance, the world’s fastest growing non-profit program supporting public safety UAS, today announced the creation of the DRONERESPONDERS International Advisory Council (DIAC) to serve the rapidly expanding constituency of international members joining the ...

Austrian Airlines Using Donecle’s Automated Inspection Drone Solution

Donecle announced it has signed on Austrian Airlines, member of the Lufthansa Group, for its automated drone inspection solution. Donecle is excited to partner with Austrian Airlines to help the airline optimize their maintenance process by reducing time of aircraft inspection while increasing ...

Drone Alliance Sets New Standard For Police Drones With Centrik

The Alliance Drone Team, one of the UK’s largest police unmanned aviation systems (UAS) programs, has been able to expand and effectively manage operations covering almost 5,000 square miles, thanks to Centrik. The operational management system – the only one of its type approved ...

Picterra Lands $3.3 Million in New Funding to Help Further Democratize Geospatial Mapping

Picterra, a geospatial software organization that enables users to extract satellite and drone imaging insights through a combination of artificial intelligence and human expertise, today announced $3.3 million in new funding that will help further democratize geospatial mapping data. The funding ...

U.S. Air Force Contracts Citadel Defense to Defeat Drone Swarms as Threat Escalates

Drone threats, including the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil assets this weekend, have escalated at unprecedented speed and global scale.  The United States Air Force (USAF) has tapped into commercial innovation from Citadel Defense Company to protect warfighters and high value assets from drone ...

DJI Enhances its Geospatial Data Collection Platform

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, is introducing a series of product updates that streamline existing surveying operations. With enhanced data accuracy and simplified workflows, DJI continues to expand the capabilities of its product portfolio to better ...