month : 04/2020 75 results

AirBox Technologies Successfully Demonstrates Its AirBox Home Technology In Virginia

AirBox Technologies successfully demonstrates drone delivery into the AirBox Home smart, secure delivery receptacle. The purpose of the demonstration was to highlight secure delivery into a receptacle simulating critical healthcare delivery such as may occur with samples for COVID-19 testing or ...

New UAVOS Parachute System For UAS Proved Effective

UAVOS has successfully tested its new two-stage parachute system. The new parachute system design is aimed to provide slow descent of the UAS at high speed. It includes two parachutes - the pilot chute and the main chute used to slow and stabilize the UAS. The decrease in the load speed on the UAS ...

Sky Power Invests In Additional Engine Test Cell And New Measuring Equipment

In order to further evolve product quality, the German engine manufacturer Sky Power GmbH has expanded its technical equipment. One additional engine test cell and a picture-guided 3D coordinate-measuring device from Keyence was installed.The new investments will benefit both product develo...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Partners with Conflux on Additive Manufacturing

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has partnered with Australia-based Conflux Technology on the development of a heat exchanger. The part is being developed using a metal Additive Manufacturing process for possible integration onto GA-ASI’s line of Remotely Piloted Aircraft ...

UAV Navigation Ramps Up Its Flight Control Technologies With Visual Navigation System R&D Project

UAV Navigation is involved in the rapid research and development of innovative and cutting-edge flight control technologies that address the need of the hour. The goal is to design technologies that help overcome the challenges faced by the UAS/RPAS sector. Visual Navigation System (VNS), ...

Centrik and Flock Team to Reduce Risk in Commercial Drone Operations

Operational management system supplier Centrik and specialist drone and eVTOL insurance provider Flock have formed a strategic alliance to raise safety standards and reduce risk in commercial drone operations.The move means a commercial UAS operator who uses Centrik to ...

Akoustis Achieves Design Lock and Ships Its Drone XBAW Filter

Akoustis Technologies, Inc. , an integrated device manufacturer (IDM) of patented bulk acoustic wave (BAW) high-band RF filters for mobile and other wireless applications, announced today it has achieved design lock and shipped its C-band filter for the drone market supporting unmanned aircraft ...

Iris Automation Joins Drone Skyports To Trial BVLOS Flights In UK CAA Sandbox

Drone delivery service provider Skyports has announced today that it has been accepted into the UK Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) Regulatory Sandbox to trial beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) flights in non-segregated airspace.The Regulatory Sandbox is a program established by the UK ...

OFFSET Awards Contracts to Advance Swarm Tactics for Urban Missions

DARPA has awarded contracts to nine performers to begin work on the fifth swarm sprint for the agency’s OFFensive Swarm-Enabled Tactics (OFFSET) program. The program envisions swarms of up to 250 collaborative autonomous systems providing insights to ground troops as they operate in dense ...

SkySkopes Partners with Minot Police Bringing UAS to Successful Missing Person Search

A missing child has been found safely in Minot, North Dakota today, in no small part due to the swift actions of the partnership between the Minot Police Department, the Minot Fire Department, SkySkopes’ UAS teams, and others.After SkySkopes received the call from the Police of the City of ...