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  • Ascent’s Coaxial Drones, Now with Exyn’s LiDAR-Enabled Mapping Software 23/09/2021
    Partnership to join Ascent’s coaxial drones with Exyn mapping capabilities By Jim Magill A partnership, which marries Ascent AeroSystems’ coaxial unmanned aerial system technology with Exyn Technologies’ LiDAR-enabled mapping software, is expected to provide a new solution for customers seeking to operate drone systems in confined spaces and in GPS-denied environments. The partnership, announced in […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Drone Delivery in Abu Dhabi: Matternet and SkyGo Announce First City-Wide Drone Network 23/09/2021
    Matternet and SkyGo Announce First City-Wide Drone Network by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby Matternet, the global leader in urban drone delivery, announced today a city-wide drone network for the quick delivery of medical goods in Abu Dhabi. Matternet is collaborating with the Abu Dhabi Department of Health (DoH), as well as SkyGo, a […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Korean Drones at CommUAV Expo: Why Korea’s Drone Industry is Racing Ahead 22/09/2021
    The Korean delegation at the recent Commercial UAV Expo show in Las Vegas was among the largest international groups on the floor, featuring not only a large and varied range of Korean drones, but representation from the Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transportation – a body actively supporting the growing drone industry in Korea. […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Tethered Drones for Security: Elistair Orion 2 Flies Over Guns N’ Roses Concert 22/09/2021
    Police responsible for safety at a Guns N’ Roses concert that drew 14,000 fans used Elistair Orion 2 tethered drones for security – here’s why customers including the French defense agency and CNN Air are using tethered drones to secure large events. by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby On the evening of August 13, 2021, an […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Drones and 5G: Swoop Aero Receives 5G Innovation Initiative Funding 21/09/2021
    Swoop Aero Awarded Australian 5G Innovation Initiative Funding to explore the benefits of drones and 5G.  Swoop Aero’s award-winning drone logistics platform has been used to deliver medical supplies to remote islands, pharmacy supplies to far-flung Australian communities, and for COVID-19 response in Africa. by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby Swoop Aero will be providing access […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Energy Drones and Robotics: This Week on Dawn of Drones! 21/09/2021
    Wednesday September 22 at 11 am EST: Energy drones and robotics on this week’s Dawn of Drones. The energy sector is rapidly adopting unmanned systems to improve business outcomes and worker safety.  Learn more about how they do it in this week’s Dawn of Drones podcast! Dial up as Dawn and guest Sean Guerre of […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Autel’s Newest Drone is “A Better All-Rounder” for the Enterprise Market 20/09/2021
    Autel’s newest drone offering, the Autel EVO II Enterprise, doesn’t look dramatically new and different from previous models – and that’s just what Autel intended. The EVO II series was introduced as “the most advanced compact drone in existence” in 2020, when industry followers touted the new models as a potential “Mavic killer.”   Reviews […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • AirMap LAANC Capability Off-Line: Company Not Currently Listed as FAA Provider 20/09/2021
    The AirMap LAANC capability appears to be off-line currently, and the company name does not appear at this time on the FAA’s list of approved providers.  (Image below from FAA website.) In a drone pilot chatroom last Friday, Lead Drone Pro for the FAA Safety Team in North Texas Adrian Doko mentioned that several service […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Publicly Traded Advanced Air Mobility Companies: Lilium, Archer Join Joby, Ehang 20/09/2021
    (News and Editorial.  Not to be construed as investment advice.) It’s been a big season for publicly traded advanced air mobility companies.  Chinese manufacturer EHang went public early in the game, hitting Nasdaq on September 19, 2019 (NASDAQ:EH): but this year, they’ve gotten some company. US-based Joby Aviation went public last month, commencing trading on the […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Heisha D80 Drone Agnostic, Industrial Drone-in-a-Box Solution 20/09/2021
    The Heisha D80 is a drone agnostic, industrial drone-in-a-box solution – designed to turn commercial, off the shelf drones into fully automated tools. Heisha specializes in drone charging solutions, drone agnostic products that enable fully automated drone solutions like perimeter security and surveillance of remote sites.  The Heisha D80 is an industrial grade solution: designed […]
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  • Propulsion Test Stand Manufacturer RCbenchmark Rebrands as Tyto Robotics 18/08/2021
    RCbenchmark, a Canadian manufacturer serving the drone industry, recently announced that it has changed its name to Tyto Robotics. The name change is accompanied by several major changes as the company releases a new product line and enters the wind tunnel testing space. Founded in 2014, the company originally offered small 5 kgf test stands […]
    dan
  • Next Edition of Commercial UAV Expo Europe to take place with Amsterdam Drone Week and EASA in Amsterdam January 2022 12/08/2021
    Organizers of Commercial UAV Expo Europe have announced that the next edition of the event will take place with Amsterdam Drone Week (ADW) and EASA High-Level Conference at RAI Amsterdam 18-20 January 2022. Previously, the events were scheduled to take place together in December 2021, but the organizers have decided— in close consultation with partners […]
    dan
  • LaunchPoint Expands Drone Capabilities with Newest Hybrid Power System 30/06/2021
    Fast-growing aerospace startup LaunchPoint Electric Propulsion Solutions, Inc. has released its latest hybrid-electric generator system, a patented design that harnesses the combined power of traditional fuel and electricity to expand the capabilities of drones. The LaunchPoint HPS055 GenSet is a 5.5kW, highly efficient, high-specific power generator and hybrid electric power/engine control system that utilizes specialized […]
    dan
  • UAV lifts COVID -19 aid relief efforts 27/05/2021
    Windracers powers aid distribution UAV with Vanguard small block engines by Rena Sletten To date, the most reliable and inexpensive means for delivering aid relief is by truck. Windracers, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company, intends to change that. “We realized we could use emerging UAV technologies to help solve several key world issues, starting […]
    dan
  • EHang Joins EU GOF 2.0 Research Project 10/02/2021
    EHang has announced its participation in the European Union “GOF 2.0 Integrated Urban Airspace Validation” project, which is a follow-up to the SESAR JU GOF U-space project. GOF 2.0 is focused on developing the safe, secure, and sustainable integration of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operations in urban airspace. As one of the 13 consortium members […]
    dan
  • Rolls-Royce Hucknall Model Aircraft Club, launch a new Flying Bedstead modelling competition 09/02/2021
    The Flying Bedstead or Thrust Measuring Rig (TMR) to be more precise with its official title was designed and built by Rolls-Royce at their Hucknall Flight Test Establishment in Nottinghamshire during the 1950s to explore Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VSTOL) using the new jet technology. It developed eventually into the Hawker Harrier aircraft which was […]
    dan
  • Drone technology used to transport Covid-19 Test and Trace samples and PPE to UK hospitals 19/10/2020
    Covid-19 Test and Trace samples and PPE equipment being flown to hospitals by drone pioneers Flyby Technology Some of the best pilots in the UK are flying Covid-19 Test and Trace samples by drones in a pioneering move to ease pressure on the NHS during the coronavirus pandemic crisis. It can now be revealed that […]
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  • EHang Unveil The Heavy-lift AAV for Short-to-Medium-Haul Drone Logistics 30/09/2020
    EHang has unveil the logistics version of its flagship product EHang 216 – the “EHang 216L”, for short-to-medium-haul air logistics in both urban and rural areas. The EHang 216L boasts a payload of 200kg, which, to the Company’s knowledge, is the largest for multi-rotor AAVs for aerial logistics. The EHang 216L is another good application […]
    dan
  • Drone Champions AG Unveil “Big Drone,” a Manned Aerobatic Hexacopter 19/02/2020
    Drone Champions AG, creators of the Drone Champions League and DCL – The Game, have announced their newest innovation, a manned drone capable of aerobatic manoeuvres such as rolls and loops. The “Big Drone” is the brainchild of Drone Champions founder Herbert Weirather, who personally assisted in the testing process, sitting in the single-seat machine […]
    dan
  • Drone Technology Provides a Seed of Hope For Australia Amid Bushfire Crisis 17/02/2020
    New Australian company AirSeed Technologies delivers an innovative reforestation solution • Specialised drone technology set to accelerate reforestation globally with capabilities of planting 40,000 trees a day • Innovative environmental restoration backed by global experience and proven success • Currently consulting with Australian government and industry bodies with a view to commence local trials in […]
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