month : 03/2020 70 results

FLIR Announces First Order for Black Hornet Vehicle Reconnaissance System

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced that the Norwegian Defence Research Establishment has procured one of the company’s Black Hornet Vehicle Reconnaissance Systems (VRS) as part of an innovative base protection program. The order represents the first sale of an integrated VRS system for FLIR.The ...

Pix4D Announces A New Generation Of Tools For Photogrammetry Drone Mapping And Analytics

Photogrammetry leader Pix4D is announcing today the commercial release of next-generation software addressing the modern-day professional challenges. Developed in close collaboration with customers and partners, Pix4Dsurvey, Pix4Dmatic, Pix4Dinspect, and Pix4Dscan will contribute to revolutioni...

Autonomous Drones Are First Line Of Defense In Global Health Disasters

The swift spread of the Coronavirus has impacted both human lives and business systems across the globe dramatically and detrimentally. Within a few short months, most companies have incurred degrees of financial damage that will take years to rebuild.  Properly programmed unmanned vehicles ...

Abionica Solutions And UAV Navigation Works Together In UAV Certification

UAV Navigation, Spanish leader company in Flight Control Systems Solutions to UAVs, signs a collaboration agreement with Abionica Solutions-specialized company in engineering systems, avionics and UAVs Certification areas-, to achieve their customers’ systems certification.One of the ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Installs New Predator Mission Trainer at FTTC

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) has installed a new Predator Mission Trainer (PMT) at its Flight Test and Training Center (FTTC) in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The aircraft flight simulator, produced by CAE, will be used to train operators of MQ-9 Block 5 Remotely Piloted ...

Liteye Earns Additional CUAS Contract as Part of Critical US Defense Industrial Base

 Liteye Systems, Inc, a world leader in Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (CUAS), announced the receipt of an add-on specialty production order for $3M.  The contract will ensure delivery of hardware for US Government urgent requirements during this unprecedented time dealing with ...

UAVOS & KACTS Successfully Demonstrate Remote Operation For UAS

UAVOS in collaboration with King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Saudi Arabia, has developed and demonstrated a progressive flight control system capability for the Saker MALE UAS family. The flight of the Saker-1B UAS has been operated under remote control with no need for a ...

First BVLOS Drone Flights Granted in Canada Using Iris Automation’s Onboard Detect-and-Avoid Technology

MVT Geo-solutions, in partnership with Iris Automation, has been granted the first Beyond-Visual-Line-of-Sight (BVLOS) Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) by Transport Canada using only onboard Detect-and-Avoid (DAA). The approval was granted based on the utilization of Iris Automation...

Air National Guard to Install GA-ASI Detect and Avoid System on two MQ-9 RPA

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) and the Air National Guard (ANG) have signed a contract for GA-ASI to supply its Detect and Avoid System (DAAS) for one MQ-9 Block 1 and one MQ-9 Block 5 Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA).“Our Detect and Avoid System has been extensively ...

Drone Delivery Canada Reaches Out To Healthcare Industry For Covid-19 Related UAS Delivery Use Cases

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is reaching out to the healthcare industry, including – hospitals, seniors’ homes, medical labs and related organizations for use case applications for drone delivery related to COVID-19.“In the news we are seeing COVID-19 related drone applications around ...