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FLIR Rolls out New Thermal Imaging Cameras for UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 04, 2017

FLIR Systems Inc. has launched five new thermal imaging cameras, including two dual-sensor cameras specifically for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The FLIR Duo, priced at $999.99, is a multi-sensor drone camera that features FLIR’s Lepton thermal microcamera core, a high-definition [Read More]

FLIR’s New Thermal Camera: A Boon for a Range of Drone Operators

Written by Betsy Lillian on September 17, 2015

From solar panel to utility to infrastructure inspections, the FLIR Vue Pro provides a simple way to add thermal imaging to a myriad of small unmanned aircraft system applications.

DRS-Powered UAV Thermal Imaging Payload Now Available

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 09, 2015

Arlington, Va.-based DRS Technologies Inc., a subsidiary of Finmeccanica SpA, says the new Aquila Micro product from Liteye Systems Inc. is the first commercial unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) thermal payload to receive a ‘Powered by DRS’ product accreditation. With DRS [Read More]

Drones and Thermal Imaging Mitigate Destruction from Feral Pigs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 03, 2015

Drone Services USA Inc. says it recently went on a several-day expedition in Monterey, La., to demonstrate how drone and thermal imaging technology can assist in greatly reducing land and crop destruction caused by feral pigs at night. Joel Bredow, [Read More]

Thermal Images Obtained by UAS Reveal Buried Ancient Village

Posted by UAO Staff on April 10, 2014

Archaeologists have discovered previously unseen structures at an ancient Native American settlement in northwestern New Mexico with the help of an unmanned aerial system (UAS). The researchers flew an eight-rotor CineStar 8 over the site of a 1,000-year-old village called [Read More]