month : 12/2019 50 results

Pentagon Makes Anti-Drone Technology Top Priority for 2020 as Chinese Threat Escalates

 Citadel Defense has worked with three undisclosed U.S. Government agencies for six months to deploy counter-drone technology that meets regulatory, safety, and critical infrastructure protection requirements.  Throughout the pilot program, Citadel's Titan technology has been successfully ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Awards Gray Eagle ER Modernization Contracts

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has teamed with the U.S. Army to enhance the capabilities and survivability of the MQ-1C ER Gray Eagle Extended Range (GE-ER) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). The Army awarded GA-ASI multiple contracts to upgrade the Gray Eagle ER’s ...

Major “Remote ID” Drone Tracking Standard Published by ASTM International

A highly anticipated ASTM International standard aims to satisfy the growing demand for better identification and tracking of unmanned aircraft systems (commonly known as drones) in airspace systems worldwide.Similar to the function of a car&...

FlytWare Autonomous Drone Inventory Scan Solution Deployed At European Air Cargo Company

Air cargo facilities are undergoing rapid digital transformation via the adoption of automation technologies. - the most recent one being fully autonomous drones. At the leading edge of this innovation in inventory management is IAG Cargo, part of the same group that owns British Airways. With a ...

PrecisionHawk Raises $32 Million to Advance Next Phase of Growth in Commercial Drones

PrecisionHawk, Inc., a leading provider of drone technology for the enterprise, today announced a $32 million investment from venture investors including Millennium Technology Value Partners, Third Point Ventures, Eastward Capital Partners, and others. The financing will fuel continued innovation ...

Altitude Angel and Heliguy Form Strategic Alliance

 Altitude Angel, the industry-leading UTM (Unmanned Traffic Management) technology provider and UAS technology supplier Heliguy are to form a strategic partnership with the purpose of providing a 360° UTM/counter UAV solution to aerodromes and strategic infrastructure owners across the ...

UAV Turbines, Inc. Expands Its Microturbine Capabilities to Electrically Powered UAVs

UAV Turbines, Inc. (UAVT), a pioneer of microturbine technology, announced today that it successfully demonstrated its Monarch Hybrid Range Extender (HREX), a microturbine powered generator technology that extends the range of electrically powered medium-sized unmanned aircraft (UAVs). The HREX ...

SkyPixel And DJI Launch Aerial Photo & Video Contest Celebrating 5th Anniversary

DJI and SkyPixel, the world’s most popular aerial photography community, today announced the annual Aerial Photo & Video Contest celebrating SkyPixel’s 5th anniversary. Running from December 3, 2019 to February 3, 2020, this year’s contest introduces a special “Aerial Story” ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Begins Demonstration Flights in Greece

Today General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) begins a series of demonstration flights using its MQ-9 Guardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The flights, being hosted by the Hellenic Air Force (HAF) and staged out of Larissa Air Base in Greece, showcase the maritime surveillance ...

Lockheed Martin & Drone Racing League Announce A.I. Robotic Racing Circuit Champions

Lockheed Martin and The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global, professional drone racing circuit, today announced the winning AlphaPilot team of the 2019 Artificial Intelligence Robotic Racing (AIRR) Circuit, the premier autonomous drone racing series that accelerates AI innovation through ...