Drones At Work 32 results

Volocopter Expands Into Utility Drone Business With Heavy-lift VoloDrone

Volocopter, the pioneer in Urban Air Mobility, presented the demonstrator of its VoloDrone today. This marks the company’s expansion into the logistics, agriculture, infrastructure and public services industry. The VoloDrone is an unmanned, fully electric, heavy-lift utility drone capable of ...

CATUAV Is Manufacturing And Testing A New Concept Banner Towing Drones

During last year our sister company CATUAV had been designing, manufacturing and testing a new drone concept for a novel application: pulling banners. Traditional sky ads pulled with light manned aircraft have the high operating costs associated to any certified manned airplane. ...

Drone Fleet Transports Vaccines to Immunize Children In The Democratic Republic Of Congo

Ministry of Health, VillageReach, Swoop Aero and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance introduce innovative mode of delivery to ensure communities are reached with  life-saving vaccines. A collaboration including the Ministry of Health, VillageReach and Swoop Aero, and with funding by Gavi, the Vaccine ...

UAS Integration Pilot Program Drones Join Battle Against Mosquitos In Florida’s Lee County

Florida has a big problem. Actually, it’s a very small problem, but there are a lot of them: mosquitos.Fighting mosquitos has long been an existential problem for the state, home to swamps and miles of coastal marshes. The land is flat, it’s warm year-round and there’s a lot of water, all ...

DHL Successfully Delivered Medicines Using A Wingcopter UAS In East Africa

Revolutionizing the delivery of medicines to remote areas using drones - the pilot project Deliver Future proves that it's not science fiction. Three experts in their respective fields are making it happen: DHL, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of ...

8 Ways Unmanned Aircraft Systems will Respond to Hurricane Florence

Last year, hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria served as a giant beta test allowing the unmanned systems industry to give the world a glimpse of how unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) can provide an entire new set of capabilities for disaster response.  Over the past year many companies have expanded ...

Flytrex Is Partnering With EASE Drones Making Drone Deliveries A Reality In The US

Drone logistics company Flytrex, which last month opened new delivery routes across the capital of Iceland, has announced a new partnership that officially brings drone delivery to the U.S. But there's a catch. You have to be playing the back nine at an exclusive golf course to take advantage....

Live Fire, Car Accidents on Tap for Skyfire Consulting’s Second Drone Conference

The second annual SkyfireConference for public safety drone operators will be kicking off in Burnet, Texas on February 28, 2018.The conference, focused on training firefighters, law enforcement officers and other first responders to use drone technology, is turning up the heat for its ...

ESVAGT Launches Offshore UAS Inspection Services

Drone inspection on offshore wind farms can contribute to faster inspections and improved efficiency. Safety is also strengthened by eliminating the need for rope access.The potential in using UAVs – unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly called ’drones’ – in the offshore industry is ...

Allstate Mobilizes Drone Fleet Ahead Of Storm Season

As storm season approaches, Allstate Insurance is set to use drones for assessment of property damage claims across four states. A fleet of drones will be at the ready in Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas to help respond after any storms this spring. The multi-state launch is Allstat...