month : 02/2018 11 results

Intel Closes 2018 Winter Olympic Games With 300-Drone Light Show

During the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Closing Ceremony, 300 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones took flight to celebrate the triumphant athletes who competed in this year’s games. The aerial performance painted colorful illustrations in the sky, including the Olympic mascot – ...

Harris Aerial Launches The Carrier H4 Hybrid Gasoline And Electricity UAS System

In the race to create more efficient drones, Orlando’s Harris Aerial has taken a major step in leading the competition.Harris is launching a new hybrid drone, one that uses both gasoline and electricity. The result is a drone that can fly for hours, not minutes like traditional drones....

Chinese New Year — Zhuhai Amazes The World With Innovative UAV Performance

Families gathering to have the reunion dinner on each Chinese New Year's Eve is the most valued ritual for Chinese people. An indispensable "feast" at that time is watching the Spring Festival Gala. On February 15th, Zhuhai, the window of reform and opening-up in southern China, held a parallel ...

Fortem Technologies, Inc., Announces DroneHunter: First Fully Autonomous Counter UAS Solution

Fortem Technologies, Inc., announced today the release of DroneHunter™, the first military-tested unmanned aircraft that provides perimeter intrusion detection and protection by autonomously patrolling an airspace and towing away any rogue drones from the sky. Using AI algorithms, the ...

Skydio Announces R1, Delivering on the Promise of the Self-Flying Camera

Skydio, the California-based company, announced today the availability of the company's first product: R1, a fully autonomous flying camera. With the introduction of R1, the company is taking a step toward the future of autonomous drones and enabling a new type of visual storytelling."The ...

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 ...

1,218 Intel Shooting Star Drones Made History At The Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

1,218 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones made history for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony with the Winter Olympics’ first-ever drone light show that also set a Guinness World Records* title for the “most unmanned aerial vehicles airborne simultaneously.” The ...

PolarPro Announces New Line of DJI Mavic Air Accessories

PolarPro, developer of products inspired by adventure, announced today it is opening preorders for its newly designed line of DJI Mavic Air Filters. Known for producing some of the industry’s highest quality lens filters for pilots looking to maximize the cinematic aspects of their drone video, ...

First Test Footage Revealed of EHANG 184 Manned Passenger Drone

EHANG, a global leader in unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technologies, has unveiled footage of the latest test flights of their self-flying passenger aircraft or Autonomous Aerial Vehicle (AAV). The EHANG 184 series is the world's first passenger drone capable of carrying a single person at up to ...

The DRL And Swatch Introduce First Swatch-Sponsored Pilot, Winner Of Global eSport Competition

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional and high-speed drone racing, today announced Brodie "Robogenesis" Springer as the winner of the 2018 Swatch DRL Tryouts, the fierce eSport competition that transforms a gamer to drone pilot overnight.Pilot hopefuls from around ...