month : 02/2019 97 results

DroneUp and Vintun Partner to Pursue Federal UAS Work

DroneUp LLC, an on-demand drone pilot service provider has partnered with Vintun LLC to provide drone services for the United States Government.   Vintun provides a variety of services for various military and government organizations and has developed VDaaS, Vintun Drone-as-a-Service. ...

Sony Launches Agriculture Solution for Crop Management

Sony is taking its expertise in sensing and processing technology and applying it to the agriculture business with the introduction of its Smart Agriculture Solution. The new solution allows for daily crop management and monitoring through the capture, collection, and analyzation of data in the ...

Boeing Introduces New Unmanned System For Global Defense Customers

Boeing has introduced its newest unmanned platform, the Boeing Airpower Teaming System. Designed for global defense customers by Boeing Australia, it is the company’s largest investment in a new unmanned aircraft program outside the United States. The aircraft will ...

Daytona Beach Police Department Uses A Drone Lookout To Capture Murder Suspect

When the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) got the call that a man suspected of having killed one person and injured two others was holed up in an Ormond Beach motel, they assembled a six-person team trained to apprehend him. The usual procedure was for three officers to approach from the ...

IDEX 2019: Star Defense Logistics & Engineering Unveiled Its Latest UAV For Special Forces

Star Defense Logistics & Engineering (SDLE) was exhibitor, for the third consecutive time, at the International Defense Exhibition (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi. SDLE showcased its new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for security indoor operations, in addition to its full range of unmanned aerial vehicles ...

Impossible Aerospace’s US-1 Drone Assists Campbell SWAT Team

The highly anticipated US-1 from startup Impossible Aerospace made its first public appearance at a police standoff at a Denny's in Campbell, California at 2:10 PM on February 8th. Equipped with thermal and optical sensors and a record-breaking 90-minute battery life, the Impossible Aerospace ...

Unifly Partners With State of Nevada Test Site for Milestone FAA UTM Pilot Program

The UTM Pilot Program (UPP) is an initiative jointly led by the FAA and NASA. In January 2019, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced the selection of the service entities that will develop and demonstrate technology to manage the airspace for the safe deployment of ...

Commercial UAV Expo Americas Announces Massive Support for 5th Annual Event

Organizers of the fifth annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas, the leading commercial drone event in North America, have announced an impressive list of hundreds of exhibitors and supporters for the 2019 event October 28-30, 2019 at the Westgate Resort in Las Vegas. “Industry leaders ...

U.S. Air Force’s New Block 50 Ground Control Station Flies MQ-9 Reaper

The U.S. Air Force’s new Block 50 Ground Control Station (GCS) – developed by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) – for the first time controlled an MQ-9 Reaper® on January 8th from the GA-ASI Gray Butte Flight Operations Facility near Palmdale, Calif. The ...

Introducing The Аutomatic Vertical Scanning for Drones

The new automatic Facade Scan tool of UgCS for drone inspection mission planning is a time and cost saver for construction, engineering and mining industries. Various tools for surveying horizontal surfaces, even the uneven ones, have been developed to a high standard and are widely ...