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UAV Coach, Loveland Offer Drone Training for Insurance Adjusters

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

Loveland Innovations, the maker of IMGING, an autonomous drone inspection solution designed for the insurance industry, is teaming up with UAV Coach to bring commercial drone pilot training to insurance adjusters and contractors. UAV Coach offers its Drone Pilot Ground [Read More]

A Closer Look at AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL 2017

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has announced the keynote lineup for XPONENTIAL 2017, taking place at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas on May 8-11. The keynote program will be hosted by The Weather Channel’s [Read More]

Shield AI Quadcopters Provide Artificial Intelligence on the Battlefield

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

San Diego-based start-up Shield AI is building an artificially intelligent (AI) drone that finds people and threats inside buildings without a remote pilot. The impetus for Shield AI was provided by co-founder Brandon Tseng’s experiences serving in combat in Afghanistan, [Read More]

Surveying Equipment Company Augments Offerings with UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

Martin Instrument, an equipment provider for surveying and construction companies throughout Texas, has added Microdrones’ mdMapper unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to its offerings. Developed specifically for surveying and mapping, mdMapper packages integrate the Microdrones quadcopter with sensors and software to [Read More]

Report Probes Local Drone Laws: What’s Going on Around the Country?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

UAS rules have been established in 135 localities in 31 U.S. states, according to new analysis from Bard College’s Center for the Study of the Drone. However, many of these ordinances conflict with federal laws.

Golden Eagle Drone Imaging Sets up Shop in Long Island

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

Golden Eagle Drone Imaging LLC, an aerial imaging company for real estate marketing, has opened for business in Long Island, N.Y. Located at 565 Route 25A, Ste. 201, Miller Place, N.Y., Golden Eagle Drone Imaging will be providing aerial photography [Read More]

Aurora Deploys Optionally Piloted Aircraft for NOAA, Touts Benefits of UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

Manassas, Va.-based Aurora Flight Sciences says its Centaur optionally piloted aircraft (OPA) is proving to be a key tool in the new airborne gravity survey campaign for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Centaur is supporting NOAA’s efforts to [Read More]

Matternet Drone Deliveries to Become ‘Everyday Occurrence’ Between Hospitals

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 03, 2017

Last month, Swiss Post, the Ticino EOC hospital group and Menlo Park, Calif.-based drone manufacturer Matternet launched a joint project to use delivery drones to transport laboratory samples autonomously between two EOC hospitals in Lugano, Switzerland. Now, the country’s Federal [Read More]

Insitu’s ScanEagle UAV Deployed for Monitoring Pirate Activity

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 03, 2017

Insitu’s ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is being credited with helping patrol Somalia’s coastline for pirate activity, the European Union Naval Force ATALANTA (EU NAVFOR) has announced. A crew from Spain’s 11th Squadron, which is usually based in Cadiz, Spain, [Read More]

Drone Work Over Storm-Affected Forests OK’d by Swedes

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 03, 2017

Aiming to make inventories of storm-affected forests more efficient, the county administrative board of Kronoberg, Sweden, has approved Södra’s application for a permit to use drones. Södra, founded in 1938, is the country’s largest forest-owner association. “We are happy about [Read More]