EXPODRONICA 2020 – Madrid, SPAIN

This year Expodronica goes one step forward to be the reference event in Europe and will hold different action during the exhibition event such as a World Drone Forum, a brokerage event to link companies and SMEs with investors and many more… More than 30.000 visitors One of the great values of Expodronica is its Read more about EXPODRONICA 2020 – Madrid, SPAIN[…]

TOP 5 REASONS TO EXHIBIT AT COMMERCIAL UAV EXPO

 GET SEEN. Make it easy for prospective buyers, existing customers, potential partners, and the investment community to find you. They come from across Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and around the world and they’ll all be there in search of solutions, partners and acquisition targets. See the attendance breakdown and sample organizations. “It’s very important Read more about TOP 5 REASONS TO EXHIBIT AT COMMERCIAL UAV EXPO[…]

Drones collisions tests

The rapid rise in the number of drones worldwide has been accompanied by increasing reports of near misses with commercial aircraft. In 2017, while coming in to land, a Canadian passenger aircraft actually collided with a drone, narrowly escaping catastrophe. Bird-strike tests for aircraft are mandatory. To date, however, there is no equivalent standard test Read more about Drones collisions tests[…]

Drones will become more reliable with a development platform for image processing components

Whether for the car or the drone: Developing image processing software for embedded systems takes a lot of time and is therefore very expensive. Now the Tulipp platform makes it possible to develop energy-efficient embedded image processing systems more quickly and less expensively, with a drastic reduction in time-to-market. The Fraunhofer Institute for Optronics, System Technologies and Read more about Drones will become more reliable with a development platform for image processing components[…]

Innovative applications of drones for ensuring safety in transport

Specific Challenge: The drone market is the fastest growing in aerospace, generating high-skilled jobs and enabling innovative services, both in the public sector at large (safety, security, environment monitoring, …) and in the private sector (farming, infrastructure, delivery, inspection, broadcasting, leisure, …), not only by large companies but also by many SMEs including start-ups. More Read more about Innovative applications of drones for ensuring safety in transport[…]

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[…]

STARR COMPANIES ANNOUNCES DRONE COVERAGE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Starr Companies announced primary and excess liability coverage for drones in the construction industry. As a joint initiative between Starr’s Aviation and Excess Construction Divisions, this product will enhance coverage for general contractors, subcontractors and project owners who utilize drones within the scope of their business. “Drone usage is a reality in the construction industry,” Read more about STARR COMPANIES ANNOUNCES DRONE COVERAGE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY[…]

A new drone that combines the vertical takeoff and landing advantages of multirotors

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both military and commercial applications, today launched its new integrated commercial information solution featuring the innovative Quantix™ drone and Decision Support System™ (DSS). Available spring 2017, these technologies allow users to gain actionable insights that can improve operational efficiencies, minimize risk and increase Read more about A new drone that combines the vertical takeoff and landing advantages of multirotors[…]

Virtual and Immersive Reality Systems built to power the emerging competitive drone racing market

Kopin® Corporation (Nasdaq:KOPN), a leading developer and provider of innovative wearable technologies and solutions for head-worn computing and display systems, today announced High Definition BDM-720P, an ultra-lightweight, high definition binocular display module designed for optimal performance, comfort and style with Virtual and Immersive Reality Systems. The High Definition BDM-720P is built to power the emerging Read more about Virtual and Immersive Reality Systems built to power the emerging competitive drone racing market[…]

UAVs and insect cyborgs or biobots to map large unfamiliar areas

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a combination of software and hardware that will allow them to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and insect cyborgs, or biobots, to map large, unfamiliar areas – such as collapsed buildings after a disaster. “The idea would be to release a swarm of sensor-equipped biobots – such Read more about UAVs and insect cyborgs or biobots to map large unfamiliar areas[…]