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Farmers, Here’s an App for Detecting Nitrogen Levels from Drone Imagery

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 27, 2017

A new partnership between PrecisionHawk and Leonardo is enabling drone operators to automatically detect wheat nitrogen levels from aerial imagery. Leonardo, a global aerospace, defense and security company, has established the new Absolute Nitrogen Content app within PrecisionHawk’s Algorithm Marketplace. [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Drone Platform Incorporates Sierra Wireless LTE Connectivity

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 23, 2017

Sierra Wireless, a provider of device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), has been selected by PrecisionHawk to provide technology for the drone company’s low-altitude traffic and airspace safety (LATAS) platform. Specifically, Sierra Wireless will be supplying its AirPrime [Read More]

New PrecisionHawk Partnership Merges Aerial Drone and Ground Data for Farmers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 31, 2017

PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies, and A&L Canada Laboratories Inc., an independent agronomy lab based in Ontario, are partnering to enhance the value of drone data for farmers. Through the partnership, farmers will be able to view [Read More]

Drone Tech Company PrecisionHawk Names New Chief Exec

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 25, 2017

PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies, has appointed a new CEO: Michael Chasen, co-founder and former CEO of education technology platform company Blackboard. According to PrecisionHawk, Chasen brings more than 20 years of software experience to the company. [Read More]

Flying Drones Beyond Line of Sight: How Can You Mitigate Risks?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 14, 2016

According to new research from PrecisionHawk, technology assistance is critical for operators make the safety case for UAS flights taking place beyond the visual line of sight.

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]

Welcome to Australia, PrecisionHawk

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 26, 2016

PrecisionHawk, a provider of commercial drone and drone data platforms, has continued its global expansion with the launch of its first Australian office. The company also operates out of Raleigh, N.C., and Toronto, Ontario. Business development executive Nathaniel Hyde will [Read More]

Sacramento Municipal Utility District Goes With UAVs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 28, 2016

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) in California is partnering with PrecisionHawk to acquire aerial imagery for routine maintenance in monitoring and analyzing electric overhead transmission facilities and vegetation along rights-of-way in Sacramento and El Dorado counties. At yesterday’s demonstration, [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Forms New Partnership for Improved UAV Data Analysis

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 22, 2016

PCI Geomatics, an Ontario-based developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, has entered into a long-term partnership with PrecisionHawk to deliver improved data analytics to its customers. PrecisionHawk, based in both Ontario and North Carolina, is a terrestrial [Read More]

PrecisionHawk’s LATAS Platform Makes Drone Operators Aware of Surroundings

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 09, 2016

PrecisionHawk Inc. has announced the launch of its low-altitude traffic and airspace safety platform (LATAS), which links drones, 3D ground data and live manned aircraft data from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) into a single system that tells a drone [Read More]