month : 02/2024 46 results

Swiss-Austrian Consortium Partners for Drone Flight Tests in Laser Scanning of Swiss Alps

A Swiss-Austrian consortium will test large-area laser scanning applications in the Swiss Alps, using innovative drones. The partners are Dufour Aerospace, RIEGL, BSF Swissphoto and the SLF, who will collaborate for a series of test flights over several months.There is growing interest among ...

Viasat’s Advanced UAV Terminal Soars in Powerline Inspection Showcase

 Viasat, a global leader in satellite communications, has successfully demonstrated the capabilities of its VelarisTM connectivity solution for Uncrewed Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), following a recent power utilities assessment using a small, lightweight terminal developed by its partner, UAV ...

AGI Launch Awards for Geospatial Excellence

The Association for Geographic Information (AGI) has re-launched its highly popular awards for excellence within the geospatial sector. Entries for the awards are being sought from organizations and individuals, working in or with geospatial, who want to showcase innovation, achievements and best ...

Reliable Robotics Selected as a Collier Trophy Finalist

Reliable Robotics, a leader in autonomous aircraft systems, today announced that it was shortlisted as one of four contenders for the 2023 Robert J. Collier Trophy. The prestigious industry award has been presented annually by the National Aeronautic Association (NAA) for over a century to the ...

Skydio Initiates Distribution of X10D Small UAS to Defense Clients

Skydio, the leading U.S. drone manufacturer and world leader in autonomous flight, today announced it has begun delivery of its first X10Ds, Skydio’s new flagship drone for defense and government applications, to customers across the U.S. and Allied Nations. It follows the success of its ...

Leonardo Selected to Provide Counter-Drone Technology to Canadian Armed Forces

Leonardo has been awarded a contract by Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) to deliver its Falcon Shield Counter-Uncrewed Aerial Systems (C-UAS) solution for operation by the Canadian Armed Forces. The agreement includes the provision of multiple systems and a comprehensive 10-year ...

Skyports and Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Partner for Middle-Mile Drone Logistics

Skyports Drone Services (Skyports), the global leader in drone logistics, surveys, and monitoring, has today announced a strategic partnership with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) to explore the feasibility of middle-mile drone logistics in the New York and New ...

High Eye Secures Netherlands Ministry of Defence International Tender Win

High Eye has triumphed in an international open tender released by the Ministry of Defence Netherlands, representing a major achievement in our ongoing journey of innovation and expansion.This prestigious tender victory signifies not only a tremendous achievement by High Eye but also a ...

Leonardo and Daedalean Successfully Test AI Navigation for Rotorcraft

Daedalean, a developer of safety-critical and certifiable artificial intelligence systems for situational awareness and flight control, has announced the completion of flight testing of Daedalean’s visual awareness system by Leonardo, a leader in aerospace, defense, and security."Leonardo is ...

Elbit Systems Launches Hermes 650 Spark: A New State-of-the-Art UAS

Elbit Systems, a global leader in defense technology, unveiled its latest addition to its market leading Hermes family. This Next Generation Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) boasts outstanding endurance, versatility, and cost-effective performance across land, air and sea operations.Key Benefits ...