The use of new technologies for monitoring should increase the effectiveness of environmental and climate measures

The European Court of Auditors is conducting an audit to assess the EU’s use of new imaging technologies to monitor the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). In particular, the auditors will examine the support provided by the European Commission, as well as practices in the Member States. They will also consider the challenges hindering more rapid Read more about The use of new technologies for monitoring should increase the effectiveness of environmental and climate measures[…]

Commercial UAV Expo Europe

Commercial UAV Expo Europe is the leading trade fair and conference focusing on the integration and operation of commercial UAS throughout Europe and internationally. The conference programme addresses such topics as the regulatory landscape, safe integration of UAS into the airspace, ATM, U-Space and disruptive UAS technologies. Programming also includes vertical industry sessions that address Read more about Commercial UAV Expo Europe[…]

SPAR 3D Expo & Conference

SPAR 3D Expo & Conference, presented by SPAR 3D.com and co-located with AEC Next, is an international event for the commercial application of 3D technologies from input to output. For close to two decades, SPAR 3D has been the premier event for the application of 3D technology in industry. The surge in 3D innovation and Read more about SPAR 3D Expo & Conference[…]

Meet Key players of the Unmanned Systems Industry at TUS Expo Europe 2019

From 17 to 18 January 2019 Ahoy Rotterdam will be dominated by The Unmanned Systems Expo Europe 2019 (TUS Expo Europe 2019). During this event, international Unmanned System organizations come together to discuss the latest developments and innovations in the field of Unmanned Systems, Drones and Robotics. Visitors can also enjoy multiple partner conferences on Read more about Meet Key players of the Unmanned Systems Industry at TUS Expo Europe 2019[…]

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technologies allow for large and complex facilities to be inspected while in operation

Intel and Cyberhawk, a global leader in aerial inspection and surveying, again revealed the power of commercial drone technology to drive business transformation by successfully inspecting a gas terminal in St Fergus, Scotland. Inspection with the Intel® Falcon™ 8+ system, instead of conventional methods, reduced employee risk, increased speed and accuracy, and saved $1 million to Read more about Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technologies allow for large and complex facilities to be inspected while in operation[…]

First Augmented Reality platform for both commercial and recreational drone use

DroneBase, the world’s largest drone platform, today launched AirCraft, the first Augmented Reality platform for both commercial and recreational drone use. The new AR technology allows pilots of any skillset to use their drones to create, edit, and share objects in the sky. AirCraft will first launch in beta and integrate into the existing DroneBase Read more about First Augmented Reality platform for both commercial and recreational drone use[…]

In future, watercourse measurements will be carried out by drones

DTU will be heading a new project, where drones and new technological measuring methods will make the monitoring of Danish watercourses more detailed and precise, something which is increasingly in demand. The current climate change means, for example, that updated knowledge about the capacity of our watercourses is required to be able to assess whether Read more about In future, watercourse measurements will be carried out by drones[…]

Global Smart Commercial Drones Market Professional Survey Report 2017

The overall scope of growth in the defense sector today is highly reliant on the demand for the latest technologies and equipment based on the nature of their use. The growing number of urban insurgencies, the continuously growing level of political and social dissent in key countries, and the greater importance given by all countries Read more about Global Smart Commercial Drones Market Professional Survey Report 2017[…]

The world’s first human jump from the drone is accomplished

Latvians have accomplished the world’s first human flight with the drone and jump at high altitude. On May 12, a 28-propeller drone built by Aerones has lifted a skydiver Ingus Augstkalns at a height of 330 metres, from where he accomplished the planned jump and landing with the parachute. Successful achievement shows the reliability and Read more about The world’s first human jump from the drone is accomplished[…]

UAV technology prepared for emergency response professionals

The ways in which drone technology might be able to transform various industries have been detailed and discussed in many different contexts, but the sticking point in most of these conversations revolves around what it means to effectively leverage these tools. The connection between the technology and what professionals can and should be doing with Read more about UAV technology prepared for emergency response professionals[…]

HYWINGS hydrogen fuel cell UAV is capable of 10 hour flights

H3 Dynamics unveils HYWINGS, a hand-launchable Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) capable of 10 hour flight durations and distances of up to 500km. At a total take off-weight of just 7kg, HYWINGS can cover larger areas of land faster, while removing the need for catapult launchers or runways typically required by larger, heavier and more expensive Read more about HYWINGS hydrogen fuel cell UAV is capable of 10 hour flights[…]

Esri Releases Drone2Map for ArcGIS

Drone2Map for ArcGIS, released today by Esri, turns raw still imagery from drones into professional 2D and 3D imagery products. The desktop app will mean that affordable imagery is available on demand for land analysis, infrastructure inspection, and monitoring events such as natural disasters and environmental changes. “Drones are an emerging technology with the potential Read more about Esri Releases Drone2Map for ArcGIS[…]