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Electrical Failure Caused August 2017 MQ-1 Crash In Turkey

An Air Force MQ-1B Predator experienced an electrical failure and fell from the sky during a combat mission at an undisclosed location in the Middle East on Aug. 17, 2017, according to an investigation released Wednesday.  The Predator, which was deployed to a forward operating ...

Skynetwest Bringing Unmanned Aerial Systems Technology To Utilities

In 2015, the year that private applications for drone licenses began to skyrocket, Noah Ruiz saw a news story about how unmanned aerial systems (UAS) were being used for aerial photography – and saw untapped potential. Within three months, he started Skynetwest, a data retrieval ...

Emesent Launches Hovermap, Autonomous LiDAR Mapping Payload For Drones

Australian tech start-up Emesent announced at the International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF) in Denver-CO, the commercial availability of their revolutionary Hovermap™ drone payload, which dramatically improves the value of drone-based asset inspection and mapping.Hovermap is a self-c...

Drone Harmony Was Accepted To The ESA Business Incubator Switzerland

Drone Harmony was chosen to be part of the 5 th cohort of the ESA Business Incubator Switzerland (ESA BIC CH). This achievement will allow Drone Harmony to enrich its data- driven mission planning platform with global sources of satellite data.The value that an organization derives from ...