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Extreme Mapping: SwiftTrainer sUAS Goes up 14,000-Foot Mountain

Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, Colo., recently demonstrated that a small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) can successfully be...

John Deere Bringing Kespry’s Automated Drone System to Job Sites

John Deere has forged a strategic alliance with Menlo Park, Calif.-based Kespry, which provides a fully automated drone system that takes off, flies a...

Silent Falcon’s Solar-Electric UAS to Go Beyond Line of Sight

Precision Vectors Aerial Inc. has chosen Silent Falcon UAS Technologies’ unmanned aircraft system (UAS) for operations taking place beyond the visual line of sight...

Topcon Brings Bentley’s Reality-Modeling Software to UAS

In collaboration with Bentley Systems, Livermore, Calif.-based Topcon Positioning Group has introduced Topcon ContextCapture, a reality-modeling software solution that will be offered with the...

Colorado DOT Puts Drone, Photogrammetry Software to Good Use

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) recently deployed a DJI Phantom 3 drone and Datumate’s site surveying solution to quickly assess a water pond...

Three Things Drone Mapping Brings to the Golf Industry

The emerald golfing greens have seen better days. According to the U.S.’ National Golf Foundation, the number of players has almost steadily declined from...

‘Astrophysics-Ecology’ Drone Project Sets out to Save Endangered Species

An astrophysicist and an ecologist from England’s Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) are using unmanned aircraft as part of an effort to help endangered...
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Airobotics Drone to be Deployed in Australian Resources Industry

Airobotics' fully automated, industrial-grade drone platform will soon be deployed by South32, an Australian mining and metals company, to conduct surveying and mapping at...

senseFly Nabs ‘Anytime BVLOS’ Drone Approval in Home Country

senseFly has received Switzerland’s very first approval for “anytime beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS)” drone operations.According to the Swiss drone company, the country’s...

3DR and Partners Complete Drone Work at Bustling Atlanta Airport

3D Robotics (3DR) recently teamed up with the City of Atlanta's Department of Aviation, Autodesk and engineering firm Atkins to conduct drone surveys at...

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