year : 2018 156 results

uAvionix UTM Broadcast (UTM-B) and ADS-B for Safer Skies Near Airports

On November 21, 2018 – something special is happening in the UK in the realm of UTM and ATM integration.  Operation Zenith, headlined by the UK’s Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) NATS and the premier global Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) System provider, Altitude Angel, Zenith ...

Dancing Drones Swarm Around A Pillar Of LED Screens At The Dubai Mall’s 10 Year Celebrations

Verity Studios, the global leader in indoor drone technology, has brought a display of dancing drones to The Dubai Mall’s 10 Year Celebrations. Titled Talisman, the show is running daily until 28th November, with 44 autonomous Lucie® micro drones flying together to form clusters of light, ...

Announcing the Programmable Tello EDU Drone, Now Available at Apple and DJI

Ryze Tech, creator of the Tello mini drone, announced the launch of Tello EDU, a programmable unit that expands the educational opportunities with support for additional programming languages and drone swarms. Tello EDU is now available worldwide at store.dji.com, apple.com, and in select Apple ...

Thrust-UAV and Kodak Announce The KODAK RIOT 250R Pro Sport Drone Launch

PCS Edventures!, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs, and its subsidiary Thrust-UAV, a drone manufacturing company and an authorized Kodak brand Licensee, announced the availability of the American-made KODAK RIOT 250R Pro Sport ...

Japan’s First Drone Document Delivery Operation Launched In Fukushima

 Japan Post Co. on Wednesday began transporting documents by drone in Fukushima Prefecture, the first operation of its kind in Japan, following easing of regulations to cope with labor shortages in the transport industry. The company said it will initially use drones to carry its own ...

Fluidity Technologies Launches Industry’s First Single-Handed, Precision Flight Controller

Drone pilots, from commercial experts to novices, can now increase their flight precision and improve their image/video quality with a first-of-its-kind single-handed controller from Fluidity Technologies. The FT Aviator drone controller was conceptualized and designed by former NASA astronaut, ...

Australia’s Rudi Browning is the new FAI World Drone Racing Champion

Rudi Browning from Australia has been crowned FAI World Drone Racing Champion after a stunning four days of competition in Shenzhen, China.The 15-year-old pilot beat 127 other drone racers from 34 countries to win the title and the prestigious FAI gold medal in a final race that was watched by ...

New Drone Speed World Record Set At The FAI World Drone Racing Championships

Congratulations to Switzerland's Timothy Trowbridge: holder of the new FAI world record for speed over 100m with a racing drone*. The racing star hit an average speed of 114.2382 km/h across two separate runs of the 100m track, which was specially constructed for the FAI World Drone ...

The Drone Racing League Announces Nurk As 2018 DRL Allianz World Champion

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional drone racing, announced Paul "Nurk" Nurkkala as the 2018 DRL Allianz World Champion. From winning the 2018 Season's first race to crushing its final event, Nurk's victory came full circle after a year of intense training. The ...

AUVSI Launches Trusted Operator Program For UAS Operators

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) today launched the Trusted Operator Program(TOP), a new certification program available to remote pilots and UAS training organizations. Through TOP, operators and organizations can distinguish themselves in a growing marketplace ...