UAV Equipment & Systems – Page 7

Traveling Ground Control Station Processes Drone Data out in the Field

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 21, 2016

Texas-based Chaney Aerospace LLC has released the Alio ground control station, which the company says gives commercial drone operators the ability to process sensor data in the field without having to go back to the office or upload data from [Read More]

PrecisionHawk, uAvionix Team up on Drone Safety Hardware

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 17, 2016

PrecisionHawk and uAvionix have teamed up to jointly develop what they call the next generation of low-altitude traffic and airspace safety (LATAS) hardware. The integration of the uAvionix Ping automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) product line will allow for [Read More]

Companies Unveil Asset Management Solution for Tethered UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 17, 2016

Infor and Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (DAC) have partnered to provide an asset management solution for tethered unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Infor and DAC believe that applying tethered drone technology to even small enterprise asset management projects can yield a [Read More]

‘Wi-Fi in the Sky’ Under Development for Enterprise Drone Fleets

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 17, 2016

Ubiqomm has unveiled a high-speed data connectivity solution designed especially for enterprise unmanned aircraft system (UAS) fleets. Ubiqomm’s wireless solution encompasses a network of base stations on the ground and communications devices mounted on drones. Each base station is capable [Read More]

New Drone Start-Up Hangar Acquires UAS Software Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 16, 2016

Hangar, a new Austin, Texas-based technology company developing an autonomous data-capture ecosystem for drones, has acquired Autoflight Logic, which makes a third-party flight automation software for DJI unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Autoflight Logic boasts over 150,000 autonomous flights in over [Read More]

AeroVironment Debuts Quantix Drone, Analytics Platform

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 15, 2016

AeroVironment Inc., a provider of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both military and commercial applications, has launched a new solution featuring the Quantix drone and AeroVironment Decision Support System (AV DSS), a full-service, cloud-based data analytics platform. Available starting in [Read More]

Kittyhawk Unveils AirMap-Powered Version of UAS Management Software

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 15, 2016

Kittyhawk, a drone fleet management company based in San Francisco, has announced the 5.0 release of its iOS drone management software, which now includes automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast and drone flight tracking. Thanks to a new collaboration with AirMap, [Read More]

Elbit’s New Technology Detects, Tracks and Neutralizes ‘Hostile’ Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 14, 2016

Elbit Systems is unveiling a new solution for the protection of closed airspaces, national infrastructures and other critical areas against what the company calls “hostile drones penetrating the protected perimeter.” The technology, dubbed ReDrone, is designed to detect, identify, track [Read More]

Near Earth Autonomy Furthers Work with NASA for UAS Integration

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 14, 2016

Near Earth Autonomy, a provider of autonomy solutions for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), was recently given an award through the NASA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program to support NASA’s mission to introduce UAS into national airspace. Under this award, [Read More]

Aerotenna Grabs Top Spot in UTM Drone Sense-and-Avoid Competition

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 11, 2016

Aerotenna, a provider of radar sensing and system-on-chip (SoC) flight control technologies for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has won first prize at the Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) Preliminary Drone Sense & Avoid technology competition, part of the UTM Convention 2016. [Read More]