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  • Dual Sensor Technology: Visual Intelligence and ARE Partner to Deliver Millimeter-Class Drone Data 26/02/2021
    Visual Intelligence provides patented dual sensor technology combined with software and analytics to deliver millimeter-class drone data.  Now, through a new partnership, inspection specialists ARE will deliver rail and utility engineering services based on the newly enabled solution. There is no doubt that drone technology has become an important tool for infrastructure inspections.  For engineering use […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Urban Air Mobility Market: $9 Billion by 2030? 25/02/2021
    Will the urban air mobility market be worth $9 Billion by 2030?  A new research report predicts that it will – has a few more surprise predictions about the segment. The report “Urban Air Mobility Market by Component (Infrastructure, Platform), Platform Operation (Piloted, Autonomous), Range (Intercity, Intracity), Platform Architecture, Unmanned Platform Systems, End User and […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Drone Charging for DJI Matrice 300/210: Heisha Tech Releases D135 25/02/2021
    Heisha Tech‘s new D135 dock provides automated drone charging for DJI Matrice series and other larger enterprise drone solutions. Heisha is focused on enabling automated drone operations by providing automated charging solutions for commercial, off-the-shelf drones.  The Heisha DNEST is designed for the DJI Mavic series: the new D135 drone charging dock is specifically engineered […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Drone Mapping in Construction: SimActive’s Correlator 3D in the Field in Texas 24/02/2021
    Drone mapping in construction can provide construction firms with the data they need to make profitable decisions. Chasco Constructors started in Round Rock, TX as a 4-man shop: but today, Chasco is an award winning, full service commercial construction company with over 300 employees.  They’re using cutting edge technology, including drones and mapping, to monitor […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • DJI Layoffs in Palo Alto, Office Will Remain Open 24/02/2021
    DJI layoffs in the Palo Alto office “reflect the company’s evolving needs,” says a company statement. “We have made the difficult decision to reduce staffing in our Palo Alto office to reflect the company’s evolving needs. We thank the affected employees for their contributions and remain committed to our customers and partners in the U.S. […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Genius NY is Looking for Startups: Apply Now for the Million Dollar Accelerator 24/02/2021
    Applications are now open for New York’s startup accelerator program, GENIUS NY. “The world’s largest accelerator competition for unmanned technology start-ups is now accepting entries for its 5th year. Five finalists will be selected for this year’s program and split a total of $3 million in cash with the winner taking home a $1 million […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • The FAA wants YOU! Applications now available for drone test admins 24/02/2021
    Looking to make the skies safer? Interested in drone safety? Then maybe you have what it takes to become an official FAA UAS test administrator. The FAA this week announced an open application period for the role of test administrators the federal agency’s Recreational UAS Safety Test (TRUST). “The FAA will designate qualified third parties […]
    Jason Reagan
  • Drone Soccer Might Be the Best Way Yet to Get Kids Into Drones 23/02/2021
    Duck, Dip, Dive…Drone! Meet U.S. Drone Soccer By: Dawn M.K. Zoldi, Guest Contributor Drone soccer. It’s a thing. And it’s not just a sport that could be featured on ESPN 8, “The Ocho” (like Dodgeball). It’s an innovative way to inspire youth and the young-at-heart about STEM, specifically computer science and aerospace engineering, through thrilling […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Liteye SHIELD: Next Gen Counter Drone System 23/02/2021
    Liteye Systems has announced the launch of the Liteye SHIELD, their next generation counter drone system. In the military context, the threats from small UAS and commercial drones are evolving worldwide.  Federal agencies now must defend borders against smugglers and protect military and infrastructure targets from drone attacks.  There are numerous reports that hostile forces around […]
    Miriam McNabb
  • Drone Stock Images: HOsiHO is a Site by Artists, for Artists 22/02/2021
    For drone photographers, selling drone stock images can be a frustrating exercise.  Revenue models often don’t recognize the hard work of the artist: for purchasers, cheap sites don’t always guarantee clear use rights or that the image was procured legally.  HOsiHO (HSH) – which is a French language play that means “High, so High” is […]
    Harry McNabb
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  • 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 […]
    dan
  • 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 New Australian start-up AirSeed Technologies is tackling the issue of reforestation and climate change head on. The first-of- its-kind in Australia, the environmental restoration company has created specialised tree-planting drones equipped with state-of-the-art technology, and artificial and data driven intelligence that can rapidly re-seed large […]
    dan
  • Flyability to host two-day conference in Denver, CO next month 06/02/2020
    Flyability, Swiss creator of the groundbreaking Elios 2 drone for indoor inspections, will be hosting a two-day conference March 18 and 19 in Denver, CO to inaugurate the opening of its first U.S. office.  In an upcoming two-day conference Flyability will host over 100 attendees and a dozen featured speakers, including representatives from various U.S. […]
    dan
  • EHang Conducts Their First-Ever U.S Trial Flight of Autonomous EHang 216 Air Taxi at North Carolina Transportation Summit 15/01/2020
    EHang Conducts Their First-Ever U.S Trial Flight of Autonomous EHang 216 Air Taxi at North Carolina Transportation Summit Ehang recently conducted its first-ever U.S. trial flight of its two-seater passenger-grade AAV, the EHang 216, as part of the North Carolina Transportation Summit hosted by the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) on January 8 and […]
    dan
  • How the Audi AI Trail Concept Makes Use of Drones 05/12/2019
    Audi parent company Volkswagen recently unveiled its concept car the Audi AI Trail, an electric off-roader for the future of road transport. The Audi AI: TRAIL quattro is a comprehensive concept for sustainable mobility off the beaten track. whether this would go into production or not is early days but it gives us a look at […]
    dan
  • Position Available: Sales Manager 22/10/2019
    Date Posted: 22/10/2019 Position: Sales Manager  Location: Ramsgate  Salary: £24k Basic + Uncapped Commission  35 hours per week Monday to Friday Sectors: Media & Digital Media, Print & Publishing Drones Monthly is the number one leading drone publication read globally on a multi-media platform, with over 35k magazine subscribers and 100k website members. We currently […]
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