day : 26/03/2021 5 results

AeroVironment Awarded $21 Million Contract Option for Raven Radio Frequency Modifications Under Existing U.S. Army FCS Contract

 AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), today announced the United States Army exercised the second of three options under the sole source Flight Control Systems (FCS) domain of the Army’s multi-year small UAS contract on February 25, ...

Multiple UAV approach reduces time to survey penguin nests and chicks

One of the largest Adélie penguin colonies in the world was surveyed with multiple-UAVs. Survey time was reduced from 3 days (with a single drone manually piloted) to under 3 hours. The work was led by a team of experts from Stanford University, Point Blue Conservation Science and Conservation ...

Embention and Currawong Engineering announce Integration Partnership of their systems

Currawong Engineering manufactures engine powertrain systems, servos and electronic speed controllers (ESCs) for the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry from its factory based in Australia. Embention is a leading supplier of autopilots and critical components for drones and UAVs.Embention ...

Volansi has Flight Approvals to Operate its Drone Delivery Service in West Africa

Volansi, the leader in autonomous Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) point-to-point drone delivery services, today announced it has Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flight approval in Senegal.Volansi is the only cargo drone operator in Senegal that has BVLOS approval to fly unmanned ...

uAvionix Receives DoD AIMS Certification for Mode 5 Micro IFF Transponder for UAS

uAvionix Corporation announced it has achieved DoD AIMS Mk XIIB certification of its first Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) transponder, the RT-2087/ZPX-B. With this certification, ZPX-B becomes the world’s smallest, certified micro-IFF transponder, reducing Size, Weight, and Power Consumpt...