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Army Researchers Develop Breakthrough Sensors For Small Drones

Imagine asmall aerial drone navigating a field with electrical power lines. How will it see them? More importantly how will it avoid this significant obstacle in its flight path?At the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory, researchers developed a ...

Axon Partners with Fotokite to Offer Fully Autonomous Drone Technology

Axon, the global leader in connected public safety technologies, today announced a partnership with Fotokite, a service provider of actively tethered Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) solutions and public safety software tools, to provide their products and services as part of the Axon Air program. ...

SF Express Conducts Successful Large UAV Trial

Express giant SF Express has completed a successful trial of a large cargo unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flight, according to the Xinhua news agency.The bi-plane UAV took off from an airport in the northwest Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, which produces various perishable foodstuffs, on August ...

Altavian Awarded Army Contract for Production of TOGA UAS Hand Controller

Altavian, a U.S.-based Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) engineering and manufacturing firm, today announced the award of a $12.2 million firm-fixed-price contract for the manufacturing and production of the Army's TOGA hand controller. This delivery order is in the TOGA domain as part of ...

First Responder Tactical Beyond Visual Line of Sight (TBVLOS) 91.113 Waiver Guide

Background: In a time of extreme emergencies to safeguard human life, first responders require the capability to operate their unmanned aircraft (UAS) beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) to assess the operationalenvironment such as a fire scene at a large structural fire, to conduct an aerial ...