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Canadian UAVs, Lockheed Martin Go BVLOS for Industrial Drone Inspections

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 15, 2017

Using aircraft from Lockheed Martin CDL Systems, Canadian UAVs Inc. recently completed what it calls the first Transport Canada-approved pipeline and power line inspections using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) operated beyond the visual line of sight (BVLOS) of the pilot. [Read More]

Lockheed Martin Proves Power of UAS Plus Helicopters for Emergency Response

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 17, 2016

Lockheed Martin says it has demonstrated for the first time how its suite of optionally piloted helicopters and small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) can work together to successfully locate and extinguish fires, pinpoint the location of a missing person, and [Read More]

Sheriff’s Office’s New Drone to Augment SAR for Special-Needs Persons

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 11, 2016

The Somerset County, N.J., Sheriff’s Office has purchased a drone in collaboration with the Project Lifesaver team and Lockheed Martin. The aircraft was funded from the Sheriff’s Drug Enforcement Association forfeiture account, consisting of federal monies seized from cooperative investigations [Read More]

Lockheed Martin, Polish University Work on Command and Control of UAVs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 08, 2016

Poland’s Warsaw University of Technology (WUT) and Lockheed Martin have successfully demonstrated their unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) optimization technologies by using aerial command and control (C2) of multiple UAVs. The demonstration marks another milestone in the joint WUT-Lockheed Martin advanced [Read More]