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DroneBase Mates With Hangar Technology

Hangar Technology and DroneBase have announced a new partnership that will leverage DroneBase’s global API and pilot network to scale Hangar’s 4D InSight technology nationally and...

New Skylogic Research Refutes Hyperbole Around Commercial Drone Use

Skylogic Research LLC has released the results of its third annual drone industry benchmark survey, examining worldwide drone sales, service providers, business and public agency...

State Farm Granted Key Drone Permissions for Florence Damage Assessment

U.S. insurer State Farm has been granted a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) waiver for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operations to assess damage in communities...

Pix4D Opening New Madrid Location

On Nov. 1, photogrammetry software company Pix4D will open a new research and development (R&D) office in Madrid, Spain, representing the company's fifth office.Pix4D...
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Drones Playing Key Role in Kansas Flint Hills Smoke Management Plan

Kansas State University researchers are part of a collaborative project that is using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to improve the Kansas Flint Hills Smoke...
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DJI Hires Former Facebook Aviation Policy Lead David Hansell

David Hansell, former global aviation policy lead at Facebook, has joined DJI as its public policy manager.Hansell will join DJI’s growing team of public...

Drone Start-up Airware Pulls the Plug

After seven years in business, San Francisco-based drone start-up Airware has closed its doors.As reported by TechCrunch, citing an ex-employee, Airware was "ahead of...

Flirtey Demos Deliveries With Multiple Drones Per Pilot

The City of Reno, Nev., and drone delivery company Flirtey have completed their first flights under the Federal Aviation Administration's Drone Integration Pilot Program...

FAA Issues Info for Drone Operators During Hurricane Florence

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is warning drone operators that they could face significant fines if they interfere with emergency response operations in the areas affected...

Intel Invests in Delair to Expand Drone Software Solution

France-based Delair, a global supplier of commercial drone solutions, recently secured Series B funding from Intel Capital.For the past year, Delair and Intel have...

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