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Maine Tools Manufacturer Rolls out Portable UAV Repair Kit

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 03, 2017

Xuron Corp., a manufacturer of electronics-grade, ergonomic hand tools, has introduced a portable tool kit designed for making wiring field repairs to small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Packed in a canvas travel pouch, tools in the Xuron Model TK 3300 [Read More]

UAVs Help Students Plot Cemetery for Maine Town

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 28, 2016

Thanks to a new DJI Phantom 4 drone, the University of Maine at Presque Isle’s (UMI) Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Laboratory says mapping and photographing research areas has become a whole lot easier. Dr. Chunzeng Wang, a UMPI professor of [Read More]

Maine College Rolls out UAV Training Course

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 03, 2016

The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) says it has become the first institution of higher learning in the state to offer a course on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Scheduled to begin on Oct. 27 at the Augusta campus, the [Read More]