month : 07/2019 71 results

FAA To Further Expand Opportunities For Safe Drone Operations

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) beginning on July 23 will expand the Low Altitude Authorization and Capability (LAANC) system to include recreational flyers. This action will significantly increase the ability of drone pilots to gain access to controlled airspace nationwide.&nbs...

AgReliant Genetics and SlantRange Announce Partnership on Next-Generation Aerial Phenotyping Platform

AgReliant Genetics, the third largest seed corn company in North America, and SlantRange, a leading provider of remote sensing and analytics systems for agriculture, announced today a partnership to integrate SlantRange’s Aerial Phenotyping solution into the AgReliant seed breeding technology ...

Schiebel Camcopter S-100 To Perform Coast Guard Services For EMSA In Republic of Croatia

The Maritime Safety Directorate of the Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure of the Republic of Croatia issued the first mobilization request to the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) for CAMCOPTER® S-100 maritime surveillance services.Starting in the summer of 2019, the service ...

Cape Drops Support for DJI Drones and Launches Cape Preferred Partner Program

Cape, the leading cloud platform for remote drone operations, today announced that, effective immediately, the company will drop support for DJI drones. As part of the decision, the company also launched the Cape Preferred Partner Program (P3), a new initiative aimed at ensuring the security of ...

Successful AirBox Drone Delivery Tests Conducted in Antigua

In a partnership with the UN Ops, Antigua Computer Technology (ACT), and the government of Antigua, Drone Delivery Systems successfully performed drone deliveries to a secure smart mailbox, called AirBox Home. Additionally, Drone Delivery Systems performed a 2.1 mile beyond line of sight (BVLOS) ...

DroneShield Wins Defence Innovation Network Scheme Grant

DroneShield Ltd  is pleased to have been selected for a grant-based collaboration program by Defence Innovation Network (DIN), in conjunction with Innovation Connections.NSW Defence Innovation Network (DIN) is a university-led initiative of the NSW Government and the Defence Science and ...

Altitude Angel and Droneshield Combine To Bring Situational Awareness To Managed Airspace

Altitude Angel, the world’s foremost unmanned traffic management (UTM) technology provider, and DroneShield Ltd (ASX:DRO or DRO.AU) (“DroneShield”), a global leader in drone detection and mitigation, have announced a partnership.Altitude Angel enables airport operators, among others, to ...

MIT CSAIL System Allows Users To Design Custom “Hybrid Drones”

For as popular as drones have gotten, they still have many drawbacks compared to the fixed-wing planes we use for commercial flight. Most consumer drones are “multi-copters,” meaning that they have a series of rotors or propellers that allow them to hover like helicopters. But ...

First Responders, State Universities Team Up with AIRT to hold 2nd Annual UAS DRONES Public Safety Exercise in Miami

The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season is well underway and while Hurricane Barry was busy causing havoc along the Louisiana coast, South Florida first responders were busy practicing how they would use unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to help respond to a major storm landfall in their region.  ...

Terra Drone Gains Footing In Central Asia With Investment In KazUAV

Japan-based Terra Drone Corporation, one of the leading industrial drone solution providers in the world, is announcing the continuation of its global expansion with investment in a leading UAV company in Kazakhstan, KazUAV. With this investment, KazUAV joins Terra Drone’s network of over 25 ...