month : 10/2020 76 results

DDC announces approval for commercial BVLOS drone delivery operations

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is pleased to announce that it has received a Special Flight Operations Certificate (“SFOC”) from Transport Canada, issued October 16th, 2020, for Beyond Visual Line of Sight (“BVLOS”) commercial drone delivery for the Beausoleil First Nation (“BFN”) ...

Leonardo, Telespazio and Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital test the use of drones for sanitary material delivery

The transportation of sanitary material with drones is the goal of the test, which has just been successfully completed, designed and undertaken by Leonardo, Telespazio (joint venture between Leonardo 67% and Thales 33%) and Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, in collaboration with ENAC(National ...

AirMarket-led team is selected to execute one of Canada’s official RTM Service Trials

AirMarket Inc, with its strategic partners TELUS & ASTRA UTM, is pleased to announce today that the group has been selected by Canada’s RTM*Action Team (co-led by Transport Canada and NAV CANADA) to execute Canada’s official RTM Service Trial. The trial aims to generate data and experience ...

Esri UK signs partnership with Heliguy to create end-to-end drone solution for AEC

Esri UK today announced a new partnership with drone specialists Heliguy to complete its end-to-end drone solution designed for the AEC industry. The final piece in Esri UK’s strategy to offer all parts of the drone workflow, the partnership will provide customers with drone hardware, pilot ...

3,051 drones create spectacular record-breaking light show in China

At 3:45:39 am on September 20 2020, 3,051 Unmanned Aerial Vehicles took to the skies to break the record for the most Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) airborne simultaneously.The dazzling, record-breaking light show was achieved by Shenzhen Damoda Intelligent Control Technology Co., ...

Easy Aerial Integrates Innovative Anti-GPS Jamming Systems into Drones

Easy Aerial, a leading provider of autonomous drone-based monitoring solutions for commercial, government, and defense applications, today announced it has integrated the infiniDome GPSdome solution for GNSS/GPS signal protection into its line of military-grade autonomous unmanned ...

LVNL launch Altitude Angel powered GoDrone flight approval service

Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) has today introduced two significant upgrades for drone operators. These upgrades include creating an account in the (web)app and the ability for certified drone operators to submit an application, and receive permission, to fly in controlled airspace ...

uAvionix Files FAA TSO Application for World’s First Certified Drone Transponder

Today, uAvionix Corporation announced it has filed a Technical Standard Order (TSO) application with the FAA Aircraft Certification Office (ACO) for its flagship Mode S ADS-B OUT transponder for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The ping200X follows a line of groundbreaking, low Size, Weight, and ...

Septentrio announces open-source software and hardware for autonomous applications with GNSS

Septentrio, a leader in high-precision GNSS* positioning solutions, announces today two important open source resources for its GPS/GNSS module receivers. The first, ROSaic, is a ROS (Robot Operating System) driver for the mosaic-X5 module as well ...

Leonardo demonstrates helicopter-UAV teaming in the UK with its AW159 Wildcat

On September 17, Leonardo successfully demonstrated unique integrated capabilities between a manned aircraft and an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). This took place in the UK during manned-unmanned teaming (MUMT) trials between a Leonardo AW159 Wildcat helicopter and a semi-autonomous UAV from ...