month : 01/2021 64 results

D-Fend Solutions Achieves Significant Growth as it Triples Installed Base of its Takeover-Based, Counter-Drone Solution in 2020

D-Fend Solutions, the leader in radio frequency (RF), non-kinetic, non-jamming, counter-drone takeover technology, today announced significant growth in 2020, including tripling the size of its installed base. In response to increased awareness of rogue drone risks globally, D-Fend Solutions has ...

Logos Technologies selected for low-signature, powered parafoil solution

Logos Technologies LLC, a leader in wide-area sensors and airborne processing systems, announced today that it was awarded a Phase I development contract from the U.S. Army’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program to develop new approaches to significantly reduce the signature and ...

uAvionix Enters the Defense UAV Market with Full Lineup of IFF Solutions

uAvionix, the leader in certified and miniaturized communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) avionics today announced it has been investing in the development and certification of a full lineup of Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) solutions for the small, tactical, and attritable ...

NV5 Geospatial and Oklahoma DoT to Showcase Innovative Applications of Aerial Lidar During TRB Annual Meeting

NV5 Geospatial , North America’s largest provider of geospatial data services and solutions, will share ground-breaking research on the use of low altitude drone and rotary wing lidar surveys for transportation applications during the 2021 Transportation Research Board (TRB) ...

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Authentication System Consortium Announced

Connected Places Catapult has partnered with ANGOKA Ltd, a Belfast cybersecurity start-up and Cranfield University in an exciting project to support and protect the future of drones and autonomous flying vehicles.The UASAS project has been awarded funding from UK Research and Innovation’s ...

Velodyne Lidar Signs Multi-Year Sales Agreement with Emesent

Velodyne Lidar, Inc.  today announced a multi-year sales agreement to provide Puck LITE™ sensors to Emesent, a world-leader in drone autonomy, lidar mapping and data analytics. Emesent is using Velodyne’s lidar sensors to power its award-winning Hovermap mobile scanning system for ...

Red Cat to acquire Skypersonic Inc., developer of remote transoceanic piloting software system for the drone industry

Red Cat Holdings, Inc. , announced the signing of a letter of intent to acquire Skypersonic Inc., a provider of drone products and software solutions.  Skyloc is a stand-alone, real time, software monitoring system which enables a drone to be operated from thousands of miles away from where it is ...

The University of Arizona Global Campus and MzeroA Announce Partnership

The University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC) has announced a new academic partnership with in-flight training provider MzeroA that will offer students the opportunity to further their education in drone operations."Expertise in drone operations is an important credential ...

IAI signs two deals to supply Heron MK II systems to Central Asian country

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) said Monday that it has signed two deals with a country in Central Asia, one to sell Heron MKII UAV systems and another to lease them. The deals are valued at tens of millions of dollars. The systems include reconnaissance payloads, Heron MK II drones and land ...

Tomahawk Robotics brings its Kinesis “universal robotic controller” app for UAS to MPU5 networked radio

Persistent Systems, LLC (“Persistent”) announced today that Tomahawk Robotics has joined the Wave Relay® Ecosystem, a rapidly growing industry alliance of unmanned system and sensor companies that use Persistent’s Wave Relay® mobile ad hoc network (MANET) as their preferred ...