Archive for uavionix

uAvionix, Kongsberg Geospatial Join Forces to Boost UAV Situational Awareness

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

In an effort to increase drone safety, Kongsberg Geospatial, an Ottawa, Ontario-based developer of real-time geospatial visualization software, has partnered with uAvionix, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based company that creates lightweight, automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) transponders for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). [Read More]

uAvionix Brings Global Maintenance Support to ADS-B UAS Solutions

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 13, 2017

uAvionix Corp., a provider of automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) solutions for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), has partnered with Robotic Skies for installation and maintenance services. Through its global network of aircraft service centers, Robotic Skies will provide sales, [Read More]

uAvionix Developing Dime-Size ADS-B Receiver for UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 30, 2017

Palo Alto, Calif.-based uAvionix Corp. has developed and tested a dime-size automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) receiver for consumer unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Weighing less than 1 gram, the prototype module for drones with transmission power between 0.01 W to 0.25 [Read More]

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]

DJI, uAvionix Collaborate on ADS-B Collision Avoidance for Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 28, 2016

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company DJI and uAvionix Corp., a manufacturer of aircraft collision-avoidance technology, have announced a collaboration in which they will create an automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) software developer kit (SDK). The uAvionix line of lightweight Ping [Read More]

Stanford, uAvionix Test Sense-and-Avoid Tech on DJI UAVs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 29, 2016

DJI, uAvionix and Stanford University are working together on sense-and-avoid technologies for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Eric Mueller, who works at the NASA Ames Research Center and is a Ph.D. candidate at Stanford University, co-authored a paper with his professor, [Read More]

uAvionix Introduces 1.5-Gram ADS-B Receiver for Drone Collision Avoidance

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 14, 2016

Palo Alto, Calif.-based electronics manufacturer uAvionix has introduced an automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) receiver that weighs only 1.5 grams and requires 1/100th the power of a conventional ADS-B receiver, according to the company. uAvionix says the pingRX software, [Read More]