month : 02/2019 97 results

Israel’s Rafael To Buy Out Drone Maker Aeronautics For $235 Million

Israel’s state-owned Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and businessman Avihai Stolero signed a deal to buy unmanned aerial vehicle maker Aeronautics for 850 million shekels ($235 million) in cash, according to a regulatory filing. The purchase price of 15.36 shekels a share is double ...

First-of-Their-Kind Drone Swarms to Restore Oregon Rangelands

Seattle-based DroneSeed and The Nature Conservancy Oregon have signed a contract to utilize drone swarms to restore rangelands affected by invasive species and re-seed native plants, which is vital to conservation of the ecosystem and imperiled species, like the sage-grouse. The contract with ...

Cyient – BlueBird Joint Venture Launches its New UAS, the Versatile WanderB VTOL at Aero India 2019

Cyient Solutions & Systems Pvt. Ltd. (CSS), a joint venture between Cyient Ltd. and BlueBird Aero Systems, Israel, today launched its latest offering, the WanderB Vertical Take-Off & Landing (VTOL) Unmanned Aerial System. The WanderB VTOL is an exciting and technologically advanced ...

Sinclair Broadcast Group Celebrates Its 10,000th Drone Flight

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. today announced that the company's Unmanned Aerial Systems (drone) program recently flew its 10,000th logged flight. Launched in August 2016, this program operates drones for 45 Sinclair newsrooms across the country, bringing the most exciting innovations in ...

General Aeronautics Selects Dassault Systems to Develop Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Dassault Systèmes today announced at Aero India 2019, that Bengaluru based integrated aircraft design and engineering services company, General Aeronautics has deployed the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on cloud to develop next-generation design Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). General Aeronautics ...

Drone Light Show Returns to Illuminate Night Sky at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019

The dazzling drone light show that made its debut at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh last year is returning in 2019, with more than 100 lighted drones taking flight during the night air shows on July 24 and 27 during the “World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration.”   The 67th annual Experimental ...

FoxFury Lighting Solutions and Sundance Media Group: Using Drones to Map a Crime Scene

On Wednesday January 23th, 2019, Sundance Media Group along with FoxFury Lighting Solutions, Westwind Unmanned Vehicles, Yuneec Aviation, Pix4D, and Autel Robotics hosted a nighttime drone crime scene investigation demonstration in Henderson, Nevada. Recreating a homicide scene at a local ...

MyDefence Introduces Modular CUAS Solution For Airports, Prisons And Military Bases

For the past three years, MyDefence has been hard at work with the development of a new type of anti-drone system that can effectively solve the problem of protecting large scale areas against the threat of drones. The system is named KNOX and is a customizable end-to-end anti-drone solution with ...

Drone Delivery Canada Unveils Its Largest and Farthest Range Cargo Delivery Drone

Drone Delivery Canada , today unveiled its largest cargo and farthest range delivery drone, 'The Condor'. 'The Condor' was displayed at public and investor launch events at the TMX Broadcast Centre Gallery in Toronto. The Condor has been in development for the past year and is the ...

CAAC Issued “Guidance on UAV Airworthiness Certification”

On January 23rd, 2019, the Airworthiness Department of Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) issued the Guidance on UAV Airworthiness Certification based on Operational Risks (hereinafter abbreviated as "Guidance"), aiming at establishing a risk-based UAV airworthiness management ...