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Drone Data company DroneDeploy Raises $20 Million in series B funding

Congratulations to everyone at DroneDeploy, more money raised.<p>I have to declare at this point that I am a satisfied DroneDeploy user. The flight …

Unmanned Aircraft

Parrot Disco to fly off shelves in September

September will see the launch of the Disco flying wing for $1299. It is an FPV experience where C.H.U.C.K (Control Hub & Universal Computer Kit) …

Disco

Exploring Civil Drone Accidents and Incidents to Help Prevent Potential Air Disasters

A recent alleged “drone” collision with a British Airways Airbus A320 at Heathrow Airport highlighted the need to understand civil Remotely Piloted …

Drones

Tackling the European refugee crisis with solar-powered drones

One year after having demonstrated the 81-hour continuous solar-powered flight that is still the current world record in flight endurance for all …

Aviation

Shapeways drone contest

Shapeways are getting good at offering up prizes for airframe competitions. Contests breed innovation! You have until October to get your entries</i> …

Drones

Liveland - predicting, monitoring and alerting of landslides and subsidence

The main user group target for LiveLand services are owners and operators of road and rail transport infrastructure networks that, in addition to …

Drones

Jobs:- Railway Inspections, Canada

CN utilizes numerous technology initiatives to improve the safety and efficiency of the railroad. The Engineering team is on the forefront of finding …

Unmanned Aircraft

Nexutech Founder Named “Virginia Aviation Person of 2016”

Nexutech founder and President Jay Willmott has been named “Virginia Person of the Year Award” by the Virginia Department of Aviation (DOAV) during …

American South

And I Dreamed I Was Flying: The Made for Solo Kodak SP360 VR camera package

Roger Sollenberger At NAB this year we announced a next-level Made for Solo camera system: a 4K, 360 degree Kodak virtual reality camera package, an …

Cameras

Sky Revolutions Awarded ISO 9001 Certification

We are proud to announce that following our continuous strive for quality that we have been awarded ISO 9001 Certification.<p>This meets with the …

Certification

Gartner Hype Cycle 2016

Its Gartner hype curve time again. Interesting to note that they too have put commercial drones on the cusp of inflated expectations.<p>Back in 2013, …

Army Science and & Technology, Systems Adaptive Red Team, UAS and Threat Experiment 2-16

A convoy carrying a diplomatic team cautiously turns the corner in the Middle Eastern village of Turmenystan. The diplomats are racing against time …

Drones

U.S. Department of the Interior Awards Contract for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

The U.S. Department of the Interior has awarded a contract to 3D Robotics of Berkley, California for up to 40 small, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). …

Drones

Quanergy Raises $90 Million in Series B Funding

Quanergy Systems, Inc., the leading provider of solid state LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions, announced today that it has raised $90 million …

Drones

Operation Airborne, nets one drug drone

Over the weekend of Friday, 12 to Sunday, 14 August, officers from the Caledonian Neighbourhoods Policing Team and the Met’s Special Constabulary …

Prison

DJI Wind 1

Lots of excitement across the web this weekend for the DJI Wind 1.<p>It looked from the outset to be a marketing ploy by a reseller that creates …

Drones

New DJI battery leaked on web are they about to reveal a folding quad?

A smallish, DJI 3S battery of 3830 maH has arrived on Chinese forums. It might be real, and if so what’s it for?<p>It’s not going to be an FPV racer as …

Batteries

Quantum Systems Tron VTOL

A very nice VTOL transition from the Quantum Systems Tron. I like that all the props feather in gliding flight. A very straightforward way of …

Unmanned Aircraft

Autel Robotics to Pay for Customers’ Part 107 Remote Pilot Knowledge Test

Autel Robotics USA announced today that it will support its customers who intend to fly the X-Star series drones commercially by covering the cost of …

Robotics

DJI Social Media Manager Shenzen

•Work very closely with marketing team and Brand Experience Manager to craft and refine existing and future Social Media presence.<p>•Research consumer …

Drones

Governor Mary Fallin Opens the UAS Tech Forum September 8

Join us on September 8th for a Plenary session featuring welcome remarks from Governor Mary Fallin and keynote presentation by Travis Mason, Google X.<p>…

Republicans

Behind the scenes, Dronekana

A pleasant video for a Friday, Tornado XBlades team mates Brett Collis, 22 and Luke Banister, 16 describe how they made a video for Ford.<p>Well done …

Drones

Airbus project Vahana

Techies in Silicon Valley invent high-tech products every day. However, they still do not have a solution for one of their biggest problems: rush …

Transportation

CNN Aerial Imagery and Reporting

I really should have added Air to our name at sUAS News. It seems to be the thing to do when launching anything to do with RPA these days.<p>CNN has …

Drones

Martin UAV at Joint Inter-agency Field Experimentation (JIFX) event

Martin UAV LLC, a San Jose, California based designer and fabricator of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) recently participated in the 2016 Joint …

Drones

Get Ready for the New Small Drone Rule!

A new world of opportunities for drone operators opens next week on August 29 when the new small drone rule for non-hobbyists becomes effective. The …

Drones

MOD announce order of third Zephyr-S Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has today announced it has ordered a third, record-breaking, Zephyr-S Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (<p>UAV), as part of a …

Drones

senseFly & Air Navigation Pro join forces to reduce the risk of mid-air collision

Professional drone maker, senseFly, has teamed up with the popular aviation navigation app, Air Navigation Pro, to launch Safer Together. This joint …

Airplanes

QinetiQ to integrate unmanned air, sea and subsea vehicles under Dstl contract

QinetiQ will provide the UK component of a multinational demonstration of unmanned and autonomous systems under a new contract with the Defence …

Royal Navy

Delivering drone inspections to the insurance industry

Understanding the full extent of damage to infrastructure after incident like a storm or fire is a hugely important — and valuable — service.<p>So how …

Drones