month : 01/2022 56 results

Next-Gen Airport Surface Safety from uAvionix

Airfield snow removal teams leap to action when others seek shelter, facing a no-fail mission to prepare the runway surface for pilots dealing with the chaos of deteriorating weather. This chaos amplifies runway safety hazards, and too often leads to near-catastrophic encounters. Two recent ...

LTAS, A Division Of COMSovereign Awarded $8.4 Million Multi-Unit Aerostat Subcontract From U.S. Government Prime Contractor

COMSovereign Holding Corp. a U.S.-based developer of 4G LTE Advanced and 5G communication systems and solutions today announced that its Lighter Than Air Systems ("LTAS") subsidiary, dba Drone Aviation, has been awarded a multi-unit, $8.4 million subcontracts from a U.S. Government prime ...

Kawasaki demonstrates unmanned cargo transport system which combines an aircraft and a mobile wheeled robot

By combining the helicopter technology we have developed and the small high-power engine cultivated in motorcycles, we are developing with the goal of achieving a payload of 200 kg, which is difficult to achieve with unmanned aerial vehicles such as drones. In the future, we are trying to make it ...

Draganfly Partners with Women And Drones to Help Drive Excellence in the Drone Industry

Draganfly Inc., award-winning, industry-leading drone solutions and systems developer, is pleased to announce a partnership with Women And Drones, the premier global platform for women who are disrupting, innovating and shaping the future of STEM and aviation. Women And Drones is the ...

Using drone lidar to complete an as-built survey

Traditionally, the documentation of As-Built construction surveys relied on conventional methods such as total stations and digital photogrammetry. However, the team at Spatial Data Consultants (SDC), an expert geospatial consulting firm in High Point, North Carolina, is using drone LiDAR techno...

Easy Aerial Demonstrates Verizon 5G Edge and AWS Wavelength Capabilities For Drones

Verizon and AWS are now offering mobile edge computing in more U.S. metro areas with the addition of Charlotte, Detroit, Los Angeles and Minneapolis. Verizon 5G Edge with AWS Wavelength, a real-time cloud computing platform, brings AWS compute and storage services to the edge of Verizon’s ...

4D Avionic Systems Awarded Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation

4D Avionic Systems has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for $255,994 to conduct research and development (R&D) work on a 4D Flightpath-Based Autonomous Separation Assurance Systems (ASAS).The goal of this project is to produce ...

Introducing: the world’s first electric flying racing car pilots

“This is the start of a new generation of motorsport led by some of the most talented and dynamic competitors from a wide range of motorsport and advanced air mobility backgrounds. This is just the beginning and we cannot wait to see Emily, Zephatali and Fabio plot a course to victory in the ...

Northwest UAV’s NW-88 Heavy-Fuel Engine Soars into 2022 with New Customers and Challenging Mission Sets

 Integrated on five separate aircraft, Northwest UAV’s NW-88 Engine has completed flight testing with several of the aircraft, accruing hundreds of flight hours throughout 2021. With continued-development test flights for all aircraft planned in 2022 and initial field deployments scheduled, ...

AutoFlight starts in Europe: Airtaxi ‘Prosperity I’ targets certification by 2025

AutoFlight, the Chinese eVTOL pioneer, continues its global expansion and establishes its first location in Europe: A team led by former Airbus manager Mark R. Henning is now ramping up at Augsburg Airport in Germany. The team’s first task is to achieve European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) ...