month : 01/2019 78 results

FLIR Systems Acquires Aeryon Labs for $200M

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Aeryon Labs Inc., a leading developer of high-performance unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for the global military, public safety, and critical infrastructure markets for $200 million. Aeryon’s vertical takeoff and landing quad-copter airframes ...

Delair Expands Drone Repair And Maintenance Operations To US

Delair, a leading supplier of commercial drone solutions, today announced the expansion of its customer service operations with the qualification and opening of its first two repair and maintenance centers in the US. Delair has partnered with Frontier Precision and Seiler Instrument, both ...

PVCC Hosts Third National Public Safety Drone Conference In March

PVCC’s Third Annual Public Safety Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Conference will be held at King Family Vineyards in Crozet, Virginia, from Monday, March 4, through Wednesday, March 6. This national conference brings together leading experts in law enforcement, public safety, search and rescue, ...

Brimstone Missile To Be Integrated Onto RAF’s Protector RG Mk1 UAS

MBDA and BAE Systems have received contract supporting the future operational capability of the future Royal Air Force’s (RAF) Protector RG Mk1 remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) as it enters service towards the mid-2020s. MBDA will provide integration of the Brimstone precision guided strike ...

MicaSense Closes Profitable 2018, Eyes Global Expansion in 2019

Founded in 2014, MicaSense is an American sensor company made up of engineering, optics, and agricultural experts who are passionate about precision farming and eager to contribute to its worldwide adoption. Today, the company reports its third consecutive year of 70% RedEdge sales growth and ...

The Sky Guys Appoints Jeremy Wang as President

The Sky Guys, Canada's top drone operator and manufacturer, announced today that Jeremy Chan-Hao Wang has been named President effective January 25, 2019. As President, Mr. Wang will lead the company's overall operations and growth, including key revenue, product development, and commerciali...

Velodyne Lidar and YellowScan Lead Drone Surveying Market for Highway Capacity Expansion

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that the YellowScan Surveyor from YellowScan has utilized Velodyne’s groundbreaking sensor technology to generate precise mapping data for an infrastructure construction project on one of Central Europe’s busiest roadways. YellowScan Surveyor, an unmanned ...

Air Sciences uses Aeromapper Talon for high resolution terrain mapping in California Desert

Air Sciences Inc. hired GeosUAS Inc, and Aeromao Inc. to demonstrate the Aeromapper Talon's capabilities for use in high-resolution terrain mapping of a windy, dry lake bed in Southern California. Air Sciences is considering the Aeromapper Talon to acquire 3 cm resolution DEMs and orthophotos ...

DDC Appoints Former Staples Business Advantage Canada President, Mr. Michael Zahra, as Senior VP Operations

Drone Delivery Canada , is pleased to announce the management appointment of Mr. Michael Zahra as Senior Vice President of Operations and Strategy as the Company moves to commercial operations in 2019. "We have known Mr. Zahra professionally for over two years in his former capacity ...

Taranis Launches Industry-First Automated Crop Emergence and Stand Count Solution

Precision agriculture intelligence leader Taranis, today announced the launch of its new solution that calculates and monitors the planting of seeds. Taranis is the first platform to offer farmers and agronomists a scalable answer to plot management strategy. The addition of an emergence solution ...