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True Terrain Following Available For Professional Drone Surveys And Inspections

A new solution for UAS allows for accurate terrain following without the need to rely on map data. With the help of a proprietary UgCS data logger and a laser altimeter, SPH Engineering has solved a problem that has been troubling the drone industry for quite some time: how to follow ...

Citadel Defense Wins US Military Counter Drone Contract Valued Over $1M

Citadel Defense Company was awarded a purchase contract valued over $1Mby the Defense Logistics Agency in support of USSOCOM requirements. This is the company's sixth government contract for their award-winning mobile system that counters threat drones that have become an increasing problem to ...

Parrot Unveils Thermal Imaging Drone: ANAFI Thermal

Parrot, the leading European drone group, has launched ANAFI Thermal: a new drone capable of capturing both live and recorded 4K HD video and thermal imaging of surfaces, structures and potentially dangerous areas for professional uses. The drone utilizes Parrot's highly successful ...

US Army Concludes New Equipment Training for Gray Eagle Extended Range

The U.S. Army has completed its New Equipment Training (NET) at Fort Campbell, Kentucky for the MQ-1C ER Gray Eagle Extended Range. The training covered new maintenance procedures, manuals and ground support equipment associated with the MQ-1C ER, which is a new Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) ...

U.S. Coast Guard Employs UAS To Inspect New ATON Structures

U.S. Coast Guard Civil Engineering Unit Providence, Rhode Island, piloted a short range Unmanned Aerial System to inspect the construction of new Aids to Navigation structures.In a first, Lt. Kieron D. McCarthy conducted the inspections by piloting the UAS from a small boat assigned to the New ...

DRONERESPONDERS Public Safety Alliance to Unite First Response and Emergency Management Organizations

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) – also known as “drones” – continue to transform the way public safety professionals tackle emergencies and disasters. To help expedite adoption and use of UAS by first responders, the non-profit DRONERESPONDERS Public Safety Alliance was unveiled on April 12 ...