Tree planting in the mountains: successful field trial with BaySF

 FlyingBasket and Bayerische Staatsforsten (BaySF) joined forces inorder to test the use of cargo drones for tree planting in the mountains. After FlyingBasket obtained cross border operation authorization by the Federal Aviation Office in Germany, the team was able to start thetrial: transporting 2,000 young trees from a location in the valley of Aschau, Southern […]

FlytLaunch – Witness the official release of the all-new Hextronics Global Drone docking station

Hextronics is set to launch the all-new “Hextronics Global,” one of the smallest and most affordable drone-nests in the industry that boasts a sleek, metal-body design and robotic battery-swapping capabilities for increased efficiency. Perform fully autonomous operations across several use cases with the Global’s robust design—built to thrive in remote and rugged environments—and FlytBase’s state-of-the-art […]

infiniDome’s – Enabling Drone BVLOS Operations for Defense & Critical Missions Webinar

Join us on Tuesday May 25th at 11:00 AM EDT as we host a lively industry discussion about Enabling Drone BVLOS Operations for Defense & Critical Missions. Our webinar panel of highly respected UAV industry leaders will discuss how GNSS signals are enabling new applications of unmanned systems, the key vulnerabilities to be addressed and the steps needed […]

Drone Delivery Canada awarded third patent for its proprietary drone delivery solution

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is pleased to announce that on April 27, 2021, the United States Patent Office granted the Company U.S. Patent No. 10,987,184  for ‘Medical or Emergency Package and Method of Use Thereof’. The patent is directed to DDC’s proprietary, portable emergency or medical package. In particular, the patent is directed to the […]

Asylon and Boston Dynamics Partner to Combine Air and Ground Robotic Security

Asylon, Inc. is proud to announce its partnership with the world-leading robotic research and development company Boston Dynamics to integrate their unmanned ground vehicle (UGV), Spot, into the Asylon DroneCore Robotic Perimeter Security platform. As the post-COVID world begins to take shape, security and remote access monitoring have emerged as board-level concerns. However, traditional security […]

TSA tests drone detection technology at Miami International Airport

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) selected Miami International Airport (MIA) for its initial test of technologies that will detect, track, and identify (DTI) drones entering into restricted airspace. Drones, also known as Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), pose a threat to aviation security when flown into certain restricted airspaces. “TSA’s establishment and management of this assessment […]

Microdrones Welcomes RSS-Hydro as New European Distributor

As a Microdrones distributor, RSS Hydro will offer the full product lineup from Microdrones providing their customers with everything needed to get started using drones for surveying and mapping – the UAV, the sensors, and the software and hardware. In addition, the Microdrones as a Service (mdaaS) sales model will allow RSS Hydro to broaden the drone surveying market […]

Former Gatwick UAS Lead Ashley Harvey Joins Altitude Angel

Altitude Angel, the world’s leading UTM (Unified Traffic Management) technology provider, has today announced former Gatwick Airport UAS Drone Lead Ashley Harvey will take up the new position of Regulation, Airspace & Airports Specialist with immediate effect. With nearly 25 years’ professional experience working in aviation, predominantly at the UK’s busiest single-runway operation, Gatwick Airport, Harvey […]

Volz Servos and Embention join efforts to ensure reliability in large UAV control

Volz is a leading manufacturer of actuators focusing on the aviation market. These actuators are made in Germany and are widely used in all fields of activity, from UAV systems (air and defense) to urban air mobility platforms and piloted vehicles. Embention is positioned as a leading supplier of autopilots and critical components for drones […]

Royal Mail tests drone deliveries to Isles of Scilly

Royal Mail is to trial the use of drones to deliver health and safety equipment, Covid testing kits and other items to the Isles of Scilly. The company said it will be first time an out-of-sight, autonomous scheduled drone flight has been used between the UK mainland and an island. Part of the trial will […]