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Knowledge Base Presented By Kittyhawk “ Minimum GPS Satellites Viewable During Flight”

Your drone is subject to the whims of the environment you’re operating in. As drone operators, we have a lot of control, including the ability to choose not to fly, but even then, things can happen in flight that either the pilot or the software must respond to. One of these ...

CSAIL’s NanoMap System Enables Drones To Fly In The Face Of Uncertainty

Companies like Amazon have big ideas for drones that can deliver packages right to your door. But, even putting aside the policy issues, programming drones to fly through cluttered spaces like cities is difficult. Being able to avoid obstacles while traveling at high speeds is computationally ...

Knowledge Base Presented By SLANTRANGE “Using Agriculture Drones”

Keeping a farm up to date with the latest technology is both time-consuming and expensive.  You have to invest both money to purchase the tools and time to learn how to use them on your farm. Many farmers shy away from updating unless there is proof they will recoup their investment within a ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Pix4D “UAS RTK/PPK Performace Analysis”

How regular, RTK, PPK solutions function?As a professional photogrammetry solution provider, we like to provide the answer with solid experiments rather than just theoretical assumptions. So, what does an RTK /PPK drone do, and what is so special about it?  When ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Airware “The Eight Stages of Drone Technology-Driven Transformation”

The commercial drone technology ecosystem has come a long way in the last half-decade. Enterprises around the world that have spent several years exploring drone technology’s potential are finding that the business insight that can be achieved from this technology can be a catalyst for profound ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Terrestrial Imaging ” How to get your Part 107 Remote Pilot License”

The opportunities to make money with your drone seem endless, and many people are trying to get in on the action. Getting started, however, can be intimidating, as there are rules to learn and procedures to follow. I am going to help you out with the first and most important step of the process: ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Altavian ” Accuracy of UAS data from a retail system and a commercial system”

What is the difference in actual survey accuracy of drone data from a retail system and a commercial system?Few surveyors have the luxury of comparing data collected between an entry-level retail drone and a commercial surveyor’s drone. Curious ourselves, we conducted the test for you. ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Flytbase “How to Build a Custom Mobile App for Your Drone”

Drones have matured over time. From being an object of amusement to simplifying complex tasks, they have come a long way. They are now empowering industries like agriculture, construction, photography, disaster management and real estate.More and more companies have started adapting to this ...

Knowledge Base Presented By MMC “Hydrogen Fuel Cells: The Answer to Time-In- The-Air Restrictions?”

A growing number of people these days are exploring ways to break current limitations on Time-in- the-air (TITA) for electric UAVs. There are now three alternatives to extend the amount of time that electric drones can remain in the air performing their mission: tethered devices, solar power, ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Flyability “Elios Drone Inspection Of A Radiant Box”

A manufacturer of refinery infrastructure was about to finish the assembly of a radiant box when a quality control concern arose around some components in the project. The need for visual inspection at height in a complex environment, where scaffolding would only make the situation worse, led the ...