month : 04/2020 75 results

Draganfly’s ‘Pandemic Drone’ technology Conducts Initial Flights Near New York City

Draganfly Inc., an award-winning, industry-leading manufacturer within the commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle , Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, and unmanned vehicle sector, today announced the first-ever series of U.S. ‘pandemic drone’ test flights in Westport, Connecticut, considered a ...

Spooky Action Unveils Telelift Healthline, A Flying Cell Tower

As Americans learn to social-distance and the workplace comes home, it’s more important than ever to communicate efficiently. Unfortunately, according to the FCC, over 19 million Americans lack high-speed internet access. This disparity is important to fix, as high-speed internet access is a ...

Drone Delivery Canada Awarded Its Second US Patent For Its Proprietary Drone Delivery Technology

Drone Delivery Canada, is pleased to announce on April 21, 2020, the United States Patent Office granted DDC Patent 10,625,879 which covers aspects of DDC’s drone delivery technology and processes relating to controlled access zones for UAV landing and takeoff.The patent is directed to ...

Kongsberg Geospatial Selected for Ohio UTM Drone Project Team

Kongsberg Geospatial, an Ottawa-based geospatial technology was selected as part of the project team which recently secured a $1.4M contract with the Ohio Federal Network (OFRN) to lead the development of a contingency management platform (CMP) for Beyond Visual Line-of-Sight (BVLOS) drone ...

DroneUp, UPS, CIT, And Workhorse Group Test UAS For Coronavirus Response

DroneUp recently partnered with UPS  and subsidiary UPS Flight Forward (UPSFF) with Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology (CIT), and Workhorse Group in tests designed to determine how unmanned aerial systems can assist medical professionals in their fight to stop the spread of the ...

OneSky Closes Series A Funding Round Led by Sumitomo Corporation

Sumitomo Corporation ("SC"), through Sumitomo Corporation of Americas ("SCOA"), announced today its stake in OneSky Systems, Inc. ("OneSky" or "the company"), the leading developer of Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) and Urban Air Mobility (UAM) platforms, designed to enhance mission planning ...

New AUVSI Report Finds Growing Demand for Expanded Drone Operations

Almost four years after the Federal Aviation Administration established rules for the commercial operation of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), a new report by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) found that nearly 4,000 operators across all 50 states have ...

USAF Awards Black Swift Technologies Contract to Develop Tactical Weather Drone

Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, CO, announced today it has been awarded a USAF SBIR Phase II contract to develop an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to autonomously conduct atmospheric profiling supporting more accurate cargo drops and improved ...

Swift Tactical Systems and Silvus Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

Swift Tactical Systems, a subsidiary of Swift Engineering, and Silvus Technologies have entered into a strategic alliance. This collaboration combines Swift's world-class unmanned aircraft systems with Silvus' advanced MIMO communication systems for tactical applications. The commercial ...

AEgis Technologies’ Acquisition of EMRC Heli to Expand Autonomous Capability

Arlington Capital Partners' ("Arlington") portfolio company, AEgis Technologies Group ("AEgis"), an industry-leading Defense and National Security focused advanced engineering & technology firm serving space superiority, directed energy, missile defense, and intelligence communities, announces ...