UAV Equipment & Systems – Page 3

Raleigh UAV Company Brings DroneDeploy to Mapping Software Suite

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 21, 2017

Go Unmanned, a Raleigh, N.C.-based unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company, has added DroneDeploy’s software to its commercial mapping solutions. Go Unmanned focuses on providing across-the-board solutions for UAV customers. It offers specialized hardware and software packages with training, support, repair [Read More]

Verizon Acquires Drone Operations Management Company Skyward

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 16, 2017

Some big M&A action is happening in the commercial unmanned aircraft systems space: Portland, Ore.-based Skyward is now a Verizon company.

DroneDeploy Inks Deal with Major Capital Goods Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 16, 2017

As part of a new North American distribution agreement, U.K.-based CNH Industrial N.V., a global provider of agricultural equipment and other capital goods, has selected DroneDeploy’s cloud platform as the software for a new, all-in-one drone bundle. Available now from [Read More]

Sentera Converts DJI Phantom 4 Pro Drone into Precision Scouting Tool

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 15, 2017

Just in time for the 2017 growing season in the northern hemisphere, Sentera says it can now make the DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone a precision scouting tool for farmers. By integrating the Sentera NDVI Single Sensor onto the Phantom [Read More]

Think Tank Photo Rolls out Updated DJI Phantom Backpack

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 14, 2017

As quadcopter designs continue to evolve, so, too, do Think Tank Photo’s backpacks: The company has upgraded its Airport Helipak V2.0 to fit the DJI Phantom 4 (or a similarly sized drone) and accessories. Think Tank Photo, which is based [Read More]

DroneDeploy Teams With sUAS Manufacturer, Names New Execs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 09, 2017

DroneDeploy, a San Francisco-based provider of a cloud-based drone software platform, has added two new senior executives to its team, as well as inked its first drone reseller agreement. Scott Lumish – who previously held business development and OEM sales [Read More]

DJI Further Accessorizes the Mavic Pro Drone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 08, 2017

DJI has rolled out a number of new accessories for its Mavic Pro drone, the company’s foldable, compact unmanned aircraft that was first introduced last September. Two new products are designed to shield the Mavic Pro’s propellers: The propeller guard [Read More]

YellowScan Rolls out LiveStation for LiDAR UAV Flights

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 06, 2017

YellowScan, a France-based provider of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) mapping solutions, has launched the YellowScan LiveStation, which enables surveyors to monitor data being collected in real time. According to the company, the technology, suited for long-endurance LiDAR flights, offers the [Read More]

MicaSense Multispectral Camera Comes to Altavian UAVs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 03, 2017

Under a new partnership between the two companies, MicaSense is integrating its RedEdge multispectral camera with Altavian’s Nova fixed-wing and Galaxy multi-rotor unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). According to the companies, integrating RedEdge with Altavian’s enterprise-grade drones brings multispectral sensor capabilities [Read More]

Juniper Unmanned Teams up for Drone Financing and Insurance Packages

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 02, 2017

Golden, Colo.-based Juniper Unmanned Inc., a provider of training and support for commercial drone operators, has partnered with Ascentium Capital LLC and Airsure Ltd. to offer new drone insurance and customized finance packages in the U.S. As a direct lender, Ascentium [Read More]