month : 02/2019 13 results

Rakuten And JD.com To Collaborate To Create Unmanned Delivery Solutions In Japan

Rakuten, Inc., a leading global innovation company in e-commerce, communications and fintech, and JD.com, China’s largest retailer, today signed an agreement that will see JD.com’s drones and unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) utilized in Rakuten’s unmanned delivery solutions in Japan.&nbs...

Impossible Aerospace’s US-1 Drone Assists Campbell SWAT Team

The highly anticipated US-1 from startup Impossible Aerospace made its first public appearance at a police standoff at a Denny's in Campbell, California at 2:10 PM on February 8th. Equipped with thermal and optical sensors and a record-breaking 90-minute battery life, the Impossible Aerospace ...

DJI Improves Enterprise Drones And Fleet Management Software

DJI, the world's leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today unveiled new hardware and software tools to give professional drone operators improved control, safety, and security for high-stakes missions. The new Matrice 200 Series V2 drones are redesigned with better reliability, ...

NASA Tests Urban Drone Traffic Management in Nevada, Texas

NASA has selected two organizations to host the final phase of its four-year series of increasingly complicated technical demonstrations involving small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), commonly known as drones. The Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems in Las Vegas and the Lone ...

Drone Light Show Returns to Illuminate Night Sky at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019

The dazzling drone light show that made its debut at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh last year is returning in 2019, with more than 100 lighted drones taking flight during the night air shows on July 24 and 27 during the “World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration.”   The 67th annual Experimental ...

Sinclair Broadcast Group Celebrates Its 10,000th Drone Flight

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. today announced that the company's Unmanned Aerial Systems (drone) program recently flew its 10,000th logged flight. Launched in August 2016, this program operates drones for 45 Sinclair newsrooms across the country, bringing the most exciting innovations in ...

FAA Makes Major Drone ID Marking Change

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has posted a rule in the Federal Register requiring small drone owners to display the FAA-issued registration number on an outside surface of the aircraft. Owners and operators may no longer place or write registration numbers in an interior compartment. ...

Anemoment Expands International Distribution Program

Anemoment LLC, a specialized meteorological instrument design firm located in Longmont, CO, announced today the addition of Sparv Embedded AB to its International Authorized Distribution Program. With their emphasis on improving in-situ sensing in the lower atmosphere, Sparv Embedded has establ...

The DRL And Swatch Introduce 2019 Swatch Pilot, Winner Of Global Esport Competition

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the world's premier drone racing circuit, today announced Christopher "Phluxy" Spangler as the winner of the 2019 Swatch DRL Tryouts, the only esports competition that transforms a gamer to pro drone pilot overnight. Since October 1st, thousands of ...

Verity Studios And TikTok Fly 88 Costumed Drones To The 2019 CCTV New Year’s Gala

 Verity Studios AG, the global leader in indoor drone systems, and Keey Media, a leading smart entertainment company in China, announced today that 88 Verity Studios drones were chosen to feature in the CCTV New Year’s Gala. The CCTV (China Central Television) New Year’s ...