month : 12/2019 50 results

Connecticut Signs Participating Addendum with DroneUp

DroneUp, LLC signed a Participating Addendum with the State of Connecticut established as the Procurement Division Contract #19PSX0049. This begins the offering for the purchase of complete drone solutions to all state agencies, political subdivisions, and institutions in accordance with Conn. ...

Woolpert Contracted to Map and Survey Mines Via Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Woolpert has been selected to perform aerial mapping and surveying via manned aircraft and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for two global mining operations under two separate contracts.The imagery is being collected to assist in volumetric calculations, provide digital terrain ...

DeltaQuad First Mapping VTOL With 61 Megapixel Sensor

Vertical Technologies releases the Sony A7R mark IV on the DeltaQuad Pro #MAPVertical Technologies has successfully integrated the new Sony A7R mark IV on the DeltaQuad Pro #MAP VTOL UAV. This release marks the first VTOL mapping UAV that supports 61 Megapixel mapping.Earlier this ...

AFRL Completes Initial Ultra LEAP Flight Tests

The Air Force Research Laboratory’s Center for Rapid Innovation has successfully completed initial flight tests for a revolutionary Unmanned Aerial System with a customizable suite of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance tools that supports extended missions.This series of flight ...

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and Bell Announce Agreement as part of the FAA UASIPP

The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, announced today an agreement to add Bell to the CNO UASIPP team and begin testing some of the Bell innovations and systems on CNO-owned property in rural southeastern Oklahoma.The flights and tests will be ...

Sentera FieldAgent Analytics Toolset Expands to Include Tassel Counts

Sentera announces that its Tassel Count analytics product will be available to all FieldAgent™ customers in March 2020. Instead of forecasting yield using a small number of spot samples, Sentera tassel count analytics tool allows users to more precisely calculate yields using tassel ...

NCDOT Drone Program Wins Cleantech Innovation Award

The N.C. Department of Transportation’s innovative drone program has earned another award, this time for the use of drones to deliver medical supplies and the positive environmental impact the initiative will have in the future.The Cleantech Innovation Awards was organized this ...

Ciconia And RelmaTech Partner To Deliver Onboard V2V C & CAS

Ciconia and RelmaTech are working together to deliver a unique onboard Control & Collision Avoidance System (C&CAS) that uses proven Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) radio technologies to enable proximate aircraft to avoid mid-air collisions by being able to ‘see’ and communicate with each ...

Korea flies to victory at the 2019 FAI World Drone Racing Championship Grand Final

Congratulations to 16-year-old Korean drone pilot Changhyeon Kang: the new FAI World Drone Racing Champion!The talented young drone ace fought off stiff competition to climb to the top of the podium in Xiangshan Ningbo, China, alongside Australia’s Thomas Bitmatta, 20, in second place ...

FAA Approves Rare Permit to Replant After Wildfires

The privately held startup obtained an additional amendment to its already unprecedented FAA Part 333 exemption that enables them to operate their seed-planting drones Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) in forested and post-fire areas.  This means the company can operate beyond a pilot's ...