Archive for aerovironment

Drones Could Help Manage Big Agricultural Commodity in California

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 07, 2016

AeroVironment Inc., a provider of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both military and commercial applications, has begun a yearlong study with California State University, Fresno to research how UAS imagery and analytics could potentially detect varying levels of water stress [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]

Swedish Police Receiving Three AeroVironment UAVs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 13, 2016

Global defense and security company Saab has signed a contract with the Swedish Police Authority to deliver three unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from California-based AeroVironment. The remote-controlled Qube quadcopters will be tested by the police this year. The UAVs will [Read More]

AeroVironment Selects SimActive Photogrammetry Tool

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 21, 2015

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) specialist AeroVironment has chosen SimActive Inc.’s Correlator3D photogrammetry software for its post-processing UAV imagery. “We required an advanced photogrammetry solution to process large datasets for pipeline mapping and multispectral data,” says Joe Mohos, principal engineer at [Read More]

California UAS Company AeroVironment Names New Exec

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 08, 2015

AeroVironment Inc., a Monrovia, Calif.-based provider of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and electric transportation solutions, has appointed Raymond Cook senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), effective immediately. The company's electric-powered, hand-launched UAS generate and process data for military, [Read More]

AeroVironment Promotes Execs, Dives Further into Commercial Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 01, 2015

Monrovia, Calif.-based unmanned aerial systems (UAS) provider AeroVironment Inc. has announced senior leadership changes as it emerges further into the commercial market. The company's electric-powered, hand-launched UAS generate and process data for military, public safety and commercial applications. Last June, [Read More]

AeroVironment, Lockheed Martin to Jointly Explore UAS Market Opportunities

Posted by UAO Staff on February 07, 2014

AeroVironment Inc., an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) solutions provider, and Lockheed Martin Corp., an aerospace company and systems integrator, have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly pursue opportunities in UAS development in international markets. According to AeroVironment, the primary [Read More]

AeroVironment Pocket DDL Offers Easy Access to UAS Data, Video

Posted by UAO Staff on October 23, 2013

AeroVironment Inc. has debuted its new Pocket DDL secure digital video and data receiver – a four-ounce device that enables remote viewing of video and data from AeroVironment's small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) equipped with the company's Digital Data Link. [Read More]