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Knowledge Base Presented By Embention “Sensorless or Sensored ESC configurations”

Electronic Speed Controllers (ESCs) are electronic circuits that control the speed and direction of an electric motor. ESC integration with motors can be either sensorless or sensored. A sensorless ESC uses the back electromotive force (EMF) of the motor to determine the position and speed of the ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Embention “Differences between Veronte Autopilot 1x and 4x”

The Veronte Autopilot range is miniaturized avionics systems for autonomous control of drones, UAVs, USVs or UGVs, developed in accordance with aviation standards DO178C / ED-12, DO254 and DO160.There are two different models of Veronte autopilot: Autopilot 1x and Autopilot 4x.On a ...

Knowledge Base: How technology can help combat the emerging drone threat facing the US

Jeffrey Tipton, MARSS Business Development Manager for Defense in the US, looks at the increasing challenges posed by UAS threats and considers how a more agile and cooperative approach is needed to transform US defense policy.Ever since the attacks on Pearl Harbor, American air dominance at ...

Knowledge Base Presented By UAV Navigation “A Perfect Autopilot For Package Drone Delivery”

COVID-19 pandemic has been one of the hardest setbacks the aviation industry has suffered in history. The reduction of people's movement significantly impacted global air traffic. In 2021, there have been green shoots as the number of flights has increased to figures close to pre-pandemic figure...

Knowledge Base Presented By Access Partnership “Keeping an eye on the sky: What’s next on monitoring drones”

In recent years, the public image of drones has changed from undesired, unexpected, and sometimes alien devices. Technological artifacts threaten our wellbeing and privacy, generating instant panic the moment a buzzing set of propellers disrupted the harmony of nearby airspace. However, unmanned ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Inertial Labs “Providing Actionable LiDAR Point Cloud Deliverables”

What is LiDAR Point Cloud?Components OverviewA LiDAR point cloud is a collection of millions (even billions) of points that is used to accurately map an environment in a way similarly to how a pointillism painting creates a picture. Each of these points have a location in a known coordin...

Knowledge Base Presented By uAvionix “ADS-B INERT and ALERT for UAS Revisited”

Back in 2018 – we published a white paper titled “Inert and Alert: Intelligent ADS-B for UAS NAS Integration: Concept of Operations.”  In it, we described a concept for a way to leverage the undeniable safety benefits of ADS-B for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) without “overwhelming ...

Knowledge Base Presented By GETSAT “How SATCOM Vastly Improves Small UAV Flexibility”

Small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) are playing an increasingly important role in today’s modern battlefield. They save lives every day through reconnaissance missions, providing mission-critical imagery and videos without putting personnel at risk. Technological improvements allow small UAVs ...

Unleash the Potential of BVLOS Drone Operations with Obstacle Detection Radar

Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operation is fast becoming a standard requirement in many industrial and mission-critical applications. With drone operations no longer limited by the range constraint within the remote pilot’s line of sight, unlocking BVLOS operations in autonomous drones ...

Knowledge Base Presented By ST Engineering “Obstacle Detection Radar infographic”

As the global autonomous Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) drone market continues to expand, his team needed to explore improved and reliable obstacle detection sensors to incorporate into their drones. In the complex urban airspace, besides compliance with local laws safety regulations, ...