month : 08/2019 68 results

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Receives FAA No-Chase COA for Unmanned Flights in North Dakota

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has received a Certificate of Waiver or Authorization (COA) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operations by utilizing a Ground-based Sense and Avoid (GBSAA) system. The GBSAA system provides an ...

DRONERESPONDERS Surpasses 600 Member-Agencies, Launches Fall 2019 Public Safety UAS Research Survey

DRONERESPONDERS, the world’s fastest growing non-profit program supporting public safety UAS, has officially surpassed 600 member public safety agencies who are operating drones.  In recognition of this milestone, DRONERESPONDERS today launched their Fall 2019 Public Safety UAS research survey ...

Airbus Aerial Gets Waiver for Urban BVLOS UAS Flight Operations Over Populated Areas

Airbus Aerial has been granted a waiver by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) operations in Grand Forks, ND without the need for a visual observer. The waiver allows Airbus Aerial to conduct such operations as part ...

DJI AirWorks 2019 Propels Commercial Drone Industry Forward

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, will make Los Angeles the center of the American drone industry for three days from September 24-26 with its industry-leading AirWorks commercial drone conference. With worldwide commercial drone use expected to surpass ...

Bell Autonomous Pod Transport 70 Achieves First Autonomous Flight

Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, announced today the successful first autonomous flight of the Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) 70 at their testing site near Fort Worth. Bell plans to  continue to test the vehicle under an experimental type certificate throughout the remainder of the ...

MMC UAV Is Improving Its Industrial UAV Leadership By Industrial Synergy Strength

Over the past years, unmanned aerial vehicle technology has been drastically applied for commercial purposes following the wide application of UAV, increasingly established AI technology, electronic and wireless control technological improvement and especially the invention of multi-rotor structu...

Avion Solutions’ Unmanned Team To Provide Nationwide UAS Services Under First Of Its Kind Contract

Avion Unmanned, the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) division of Avion Solutions, Inc., was recently awarded Contract E194-79435 by the Commonwealth of Virginia. This contract opens the door for Avion Unmanned to provide UAS services to state and local government agencies in all 50 states.&nbs...

senseFly Brings An Expanded Portfolio Of Industry-leading Fixed-wing Drone Innovations To INTERGEO 2019

senseFly, the global leader in fixed-wing drones, will showcase its dynamic range of market-leading fixed-wing drone solutions and sensors at INTERGEO 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany. With its unique and unrivaled reputation, senseFly’s eBee X drone will be taking center stage at stand B3.078 in hall ...

RAF Sees General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Demo of New Protector Capabilities

On August 16th, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) gave a flight demonstration to Royal Air Force (RAF) senior leadership and RAF Reaper operators, as well as guests from the U.S. Marine Corp. and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF). The flight showcased MQ-9B SkyGuardian – ...

AeroVironment Donates 87 Quantix Drones and AV DSS Ecosystems to 35 U.S. University Agriculture Departments

AeroVironment, Inc. , a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both defense and commercial applications, today announced its 2019 Quantix and AV DSS University Collaboration Project. The project’s focus is to advance academic research, applications and crop production practices to ...