Archive for precisionhawk

Acend Creates Usage-Based Insurance Platform for UAS Market

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UAO Staff on June 10, 2016

Acend, a product developed by PlatformBrown Inc., is bringing together data, technology and analytics to deliver usage-based insurance (UBI) to unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operators. Through a strategic partnership between Acend and PrecisionHawk, commercial drone operators will be able to [Read More]

Munich Re Goes With PrecisionHawk for Damage Assessment via Drones

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UAO Staff on May 26, 2016

Munich Re, one of the world’s largest reinsurers, has partnered with PrecisionHawk to enhance insurance assessments by providing faster response times and increased reporting accuracy in the aftermath of a natural disaster. PrecisionHawk’s service team uses a fleet of drones, [Read More]

Insitu and PrecisionHawk Create Strategic Drone Alliance

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UAO Staff on May 05, 2016

Insitu and PrecisionHawk have formed a strategic alliance in which they will integrate platforms, hardware and software to deliver comprehensive aerial data insights across commercial and enterprise markets. The alliance is placing an emphasis on providing business intelligence support for [Read More]

DJI and PrecisionHawk Team Up to Create Drone and Data Package for Farmers

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UAO Staff on May 03, 2016

DJI’s drone hardware platform has been mated with PrecisionHawk’s drone software platform, DataMapper, to create an agricultural analytics solution for farmers. The companies’ Smarter Farming Package includes a DJI unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) platform, the Matrice 100 or Matrice 600; [Read More]

PrecisionHawk LATAS Platform Assessed by DHS for Manned, Unmanned Aircraft

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UAO Staff on April 29, 2016

Modern Technology Solutions Inc. (MTSI), PrecisionHawk and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi have completed multi-aircraft testing of PrecisionHawk’s Low Altitude Traffic and Airspace Safety (LATAS) platform at a small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) test site at Port Mansfield, Texas. The project [Read More]

Measure Launches Franchise System in Partnership with UAS Entities

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UAO Staff on March 22, 2016

Measure has launched a proprietary franchise system that the company says will work to convert existing commercial unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operators in the U.S. to Measure franchisees. Partners in the new operations, dubbed Measure Nationwide, include QuickSpark Financial, Robotic [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Puts UAVs Through Extreme-Weather Testing

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UAO Staff on March 04, 2016

PrecisionHawk recently completed extreme-weather testing of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the Automotive Centre of Excellence (ACE) climatic wind tunnel at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. According to PrecisionHawk, the extreme-weather and shock and vibration testing will accelerate [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Chosen to Present at Cleantech Conference in Monaco

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UAO Staff on January 22, 2016

Terrestrial data acquisition and analysis company PrecisionHawk says it will be presenting at CleanEquity Monaco 2016, an annual event hosted by Innovator Capital, a London-based specialist investment bank. Innovator Capital sources over 600 companies for the event, from which the [Read More]

Verizon, PrecisionHawk Continue Work on UAV Data Capture for Agriculture

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UAO Staff on December 02, 2015

Building on its global strategy to simplify the Internet of Things (IoT), Verizon has announced new developments that further expand its IoT portfolio, including its partnership with PrecisionHawk. Recently, Verizon began an early-adopter drone trial with PrecisionHawk, a provider of [Read More]

PrecisionHawk, Indiana State Team up for Multidisciplinary Drone Research

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UAO Staff on November 24, 2015

Terrestrial data acquisition and analysis company PrecisionHawk has signed a research and development partnership with Indiana State University (ISU) in an effort to advance the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry from multidisciplinary perspectives. The university-business collaboration will focus on safety, [Read More]

PrecisionHawk, Genera Energy Building Aerial Analysis Tools for Biomass Crops

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UAO Staff on November 03, 2015

PrecisionHawk and Genera Energy have partnered to develop new analysis algorithms specific to improving the efficiency and quality of sustainable biomass crop production and distribution. The algorithms will convert raw aerial imagery collected by drones and satellites into an actionable [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Collaboration Furthers Ecosystem for Safe Drone Integration

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UAO Staff on October 26, 2015

PrecisionHawk, Verizon, Harris and DigitalGlobe Inc. have completed initial testing of high-performance airspace services for consumer and enterprise drones. The companies have incorporated their technologies to serve as a pathway for safe drone integration in national airspace: Verizon’s LTE network, [Read More]

K-State, PrecisionHawk Team for Developing UAS Agricultural App

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UAO Staff on September 16, 2015

Kansas State University (K-State) has signed a research partnership with PrecisionHawk Inc., a Raleigh, N.C.-based developer of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and applications that manage the data collected by the vehicles while in operation. The partnership establishes a four-year project, [Read More]

International Firm Gets FAA Exemption for PrecisionHawk, DJI UAS

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UAO Staff on August 13, 2015

Michael Baker International, a provider of engineering, consulting, planning, technical and professional services, says it has received a Section 333 exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to operate several types of UAS. Specifically, according to the exemption grant, the [Read More]

U.K. University Partners with PrecisionHawk for Drone Training

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UAO Staff on July 29, 2015

PrecisionHawk has teamed up with Harper Adams University in Shropshire, England, to deliver drone training in exchange for aerial imagery of the university's campus. As part of a growing relationship established through the university's Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Special Interest [Read More]

Aerial Imaging Start-Up Partners with PrecisionHawk

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UAO Staff on May 21, 2015

Wolfville, Nova Scotia-based AerHyve Aerial Technologies has announced a strategic partnership with unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and remote sensing company PrecisionHawk. AerHyve analyzes multi-sensor data from UAVs for use in precision agriculture, and PrecisionHawk provides UAV remote sensing and GIS [Read More]

USAA Granted FAA Approval for PrecisionHawk Flights

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UAO Staff on April 06, 2015

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved USAA's request to test how unmanned aerial systems (UAS) could help speed the review of insurance claims from its members following natural disasters. USAA says it is one of the first insurers to [Read More]

PrecisionHawk to Work with NASA on UAS Traffic Management System

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UAO Staff on March 24, 2015

PrecisionHawk – a manufacturer of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and cloud-based software to collect, manage and analyze aerial data across civilian applications – is joining the NASA collaboration to build a traffic management system for drones. PrecisionHawk and NASA, as [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Welcomes VP of Strategy and Globalization

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UAO Staff on January 27, 2015

PrecisionHawk Inc., an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) manufacturer and aerial data processing and analysis company, has hired Thomas Haun as vice president of strategy and globalization. According to a company post, Haun spent the past decade at aerospace and defense [Read More]

PrecisionHawk Develops Low Altitude Tracking and Avoidance System

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UAO Staff on January 12, 2015

PrecisionHawk Inc., an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) manufacturer and aerial data processing and analysis company, has introduced a new solution called LATAS (low altitude tracking and avoidance system) for the safe integration of UAVs into national airspace. As an automated [Read More]