year : 2018 89 results

Drone Harmony is Revolutionizing the Drone App Market

Early July saw the commercial release of Drone Harmony’s 3D automatic mission planning Android app with unique features. The platform is also the basis for a market-first full 3D, automated and optimized inspection app tailored for the cell tower industry.Drone Harmony reinvents the way ...

DJI Enhances Geofencing Flexibility For Enterprise Drone Users

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, is strengthening its commitment to enterprise drone users with new improvements to its geofencing system. Professional drone pilots with authorization to fly in sensitive locations can now use a streamlined application ...

Rolls-Royce EVTOL Flying Taxi Concept Packs Electric Propulsion

British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi and is starting a search for partners to help develop a project it hopes could take to the skies as soon as early next decade. Rolls-Royce said on Sunday it had drawn up plans for an electric ...

Aeronyde and Unifly Partner to Build Advanced Drone Systems for Emergency Responders

Today, Florida-based Autonomous Aerial Systems (AAS) company Aeronyde and Belgian Unmanned Traffic Management provider Unifly announced a partnership to bring advanced UAV technology to emergency responders. The companies will integrate Unifly’s Unmanned Traffic Management services, along with ...

Opener Unveils First USA-Qualified Ultralight All-Electric Personal VTOL

OPENER, Inc., a pioneer of aero vehicles for consumer travel, today revealed BlackFly; the world’s first ultralight all-electric fixed-wing vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft. BlackFly is a single-seat Personal Aerial Vehicle (PAV) designed and built for a new world of three-dimensio...

FlightWave Edge Deployed in Cutting Edge Study Aboard the Schmidt Ocean Institute’s R/V Falkor

The FlightWave Edge™ UAS was part of a high-tech flotilla of underwater vehicles (AUVs), autonomous surface vessels (ASVs), and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) being used on the research ship R/V Falkor in an area of the Pacific Ocean approximately 1,000 miles west of Southern California ...

3DR Launches Thermal Imaging Solution for DJI M200 Series Drones

3DR, makers of Site Scan, the complete drone software platform for construction and engineering teams, today announced that Site Scan users can now capture and use structurally-detailed thermal imagery on their projects. This is made possible through a one-of-a-kind integration with the DJI M210 ...

Strategic Partnership For Next-gen Fire Support Drone System

Australian companies Cyborg Dynamics and Skyborne Technologies have signed a strategic partnership to develop the world’s most capable armed tactical micro-drone, the Cerberus UAV, with DefendTex to provide the armament technology.Named after the three headed dog that guards access ...

Next-generation Mapping Drone Raises Capital For Further Expansion

Drone startup Atmos UAV has closed it's next investment round with investment firm Disruptive Technology Ventures (DTV). Atmos has developed an industrial drone that is a clever crossover between an airplane and a helicopter. The drone can already be found flying all over the world to help profes...

AeroVironment Collaborating with NASA’s JPL to Build First Drone – the Mars Helicopter – to Fly on Mars

What does a company do when its trailblazing and diverse innovations for nearly half a century have redefined how the world drives and flies?  When its many technological “firsts” includethe first practical electric car, flying the Nano Hummingbird drone, record-setting, solar-powered ...