month : 06/2019 65 results

Aeromappers Achieve Compliant UAV Status With Transport Canada

Aeromao from Canada is pleased to announce that the Aeromappers line of commercial grade drones have been added to the list of compliant UAV systems of Transport Canada. This distinction allows Canadian organizations using Aeromapper drones to apply for Compliant Operator status. A ...

Red Cat Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire Rotor Riot

Red Cat, Inc.  a leading provider of distributed data storage, analytics and services for the drone industry, today announced a letter of intent to acquire Rotor Riot, an innovative technology and media company in the drone space. “This deal is another significant milestone in our ...

FoxFury Introduces The Rugo™ 2 Drone & Camera Light

FoxFury Lighting Solutions introduces its new Rugo™ 2 Drone & Camera Light. The newest addition to the Rugo™ series is an ultra-durable lighting tool for the on-the-go videographer, photographer, and drone pilot. Powered by a rechargeable Quick Swap® Power Pack, this 620 lumen ...

Boeing Invests In Commercial UAS Services Provider Robotic Skies

Boeing announced its investment in Robotic Skies, a services provider that connects manufacturers and operators of commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with a global network of more than 170 civil aviation authority-certified repair stations. "With safety as a cornerstone, we are ...

ParaZero Launches ASTM Compliant SafeAir Mavic

Drone safety company ParaZero Technologies Ltd , together with the Northern Plains UAS Test Site (NPUASTS), has completed the testing and compliance process for ParaZero's SafeAir Mavic in accordance with ASTM F3322-18.ASTM F3322-18 Standard Specification for UAS Parachutes was designed to ...

Sikorsky Flies Black Hawk With Optionally Piloted Vehicle Technology

A technology kit developed by Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, was used for the first time to operate a Black Hawk helicopter with full-authority, fly-by-wire flight controls. The May 29 flight marked the official start to the flight test program for the soon-to-be optionally piloted aircra...

FAA Grants Approval to Fly Over People for Hensel Phelps Using ParaZero Safety System

Drone safety systems company, ParaZero Technologies Ltd , announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved a first-ever waiver allowing general contractor, Hensel Phelps, to fly over people using ParaZero's ASTM compliant SafeAir Phantom Parachute System. H...

BAAM Tech Has Released Its New VTOL Fixed Wing The Elipse

BAAM Tech has released its new VTOL Fixed Wing starting at only $4000, the Elipse. The system has options for a 36mp, or 24mp RGB camera for mapping, the Altum from Micasense, or the Sequoiamultispectral, or FlirVue Pro R. Add these with the combination of the high-quality BAAM Tech PPKsystem, and ...

Embry-Riddle, UCF Partner To Map Oyster Reefs Using UAS

Twenty-one oyster reefs near Edgewater, Fla., are the focus of a new partnership between Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and the University of Central Florida (UCF) to develop methodologies for remotely mapping regions that would otherwise be difficult, and expensive, to monitor on site....

Drone Delivery Canada Announces Commercial Agreement with Air Canada

Drone Delivery Canada Corp.  is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Air Canada  effective May 29, 2019 whereby Air Canada Cargo will market and sell DDC’s drone delivery services in Canada using Air Canada Cargo’s marketing and sales platforms and resources.&n...