Drone Delivery Canada nominated to Canadian drone advisory committee (CanaDAC)

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is pleased to announce it has been selected as a member of Transport Canada’s newly formed Canadian Drone Advisory Committee (“CanaDAC”).   DDC will be represented on the committee by Mr. Mark Wuennenberg, the Company’s Vice President Regulatory Affairs. CanaDAC will provide a national forum for industry and other key stakeholders to […]

Terra Drone Has Completed 1000+ LiDAR Survey Projects Globally in 2020

Terra Drone Corporation and its group companies have been conducting topographic surveys using drone LiDAR and photogrammetry in Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and other regions and expanding its drone survey capability globally. Terra Drone Europe, a group company of the Terra Drone Corporation, has been conducting surveys with drone LiDAR and photogrammetry in the UK, […]

Drone Delivery Canada Achieves ISO 9001 Certification

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is pleased to announce it has received official certification to the latest ISO 9001:2015 standard for its Quality Management System. ISO 9001:2015 is a globally recognized standard of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) based in Switzerland. The quality management standard is a process-based approach which includes principles of customer focus, leadership, risk management, […]

Red Cat Holdings Signs Letter of Intent To Acquire LuGus Studios

Red Cat Holdings, Inc., a hardware enabled, software provider to the drone industry, announced the signing of a letter of intent to acquire LuGus Studios, the developer of Liftoff, a flight simulation platform for drone pilot training. Liftoff enables student pilots to test and learn how to fly drones in a simulated environment without the […]

AIRT Building World’s Largest Air Force of Geo-referenced Emergency Drones and Remote Pilots

The Airborne International Response Team (AIRT), the leading 501(c)3 organization supporting Drones For Good™ for emergencies and disaster response – and official home of DRONERESPONDERS, today announced a combined initiative to develop a global, geo-referenced database of public safety unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) programs and emergency response remote pilots. Unveiled during AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL (Online), the virtual edition of the […]

Arvizio Brings Drone Mapped 3D Models to Life in Augmented Reality

Arvizio today announced the ability to incorporate drone and UAV mapped 3D models and point clouds into multi-user, multi-location augmented reality (AR) collaborative sessions using their Immerse 3D solution. Customers can now visualize and interact with their 3D aerial photogrammetry and/or LiDAR scans in engineering projects for fields such as construction, precision agriculture, infrastructure, mining, […]

U.S. Army awards contract to FLIR for more nano drones

FLIR Systems announced on Tuesday that it has won an additional $15.4 million contract to deliver its Black Hornet Nano Unmanned Aerial Vehicle to the U.S. Army. The award, announced by the FLIR on 04 May, covers delivery of FLIR Black Hornet 3 Personal Reconnaissance Systems (PRS), a hand-held surveillance device that can be used […]

U.S. Army CH-47, Blackhawk helicopters arrives in Bulgaria

U.S. Army’s 12th Combat Aviation Brigade with their Boeing CH-47 Chinook heavy-lift and Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters arrived at Bezmer Airfield, Bulgaria on Apr. 30, 2021, for Exercise Swift Response, part of DEFENDER-Europe 21.  Defender Europe is a large-scale Army-led exercise, though this year it has significant Air Force and Navy participation. Last week, for instance, […]

Kenya Airways and Skyports to launch drone delivery service in Kenya

Advanced air mobility (AAM) company Skyports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the flag carrier airline of Kenya, Kenya Airways, to collaborate on launching permanent unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operations in the country. Joint efforts have already begun across drone delivery and inspection use cases. This collaboration brings together Kenya Airways’ significant expertise […]

Pittsburgh-based AERAS sanitization drones powered by AER-Force make debut at Kentucky Derby

The race was on – safely – for more than 50,000 spectators Saturday at the 147th Kentucky Derby in part thanks to Pittsburgh-based technology company AERAS. The company, which is the first and only recipient of the Federal Aviation Administration’s 137 certification specifically for sanitization purposes, used its patented charged-electrostatic drone technology to sanitize Churchill Downs against COVID-19, returning […]