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Philadelphia ‘Health Hack’ to Present Drone Solutions for Health Care Sector

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UAO Staff on November 12, 2015

Philadelphia health insurance organization Independence Blue Cross and health care system Jefferson (through its Innovation Pillar) are hosting a free “Health Hack,” which is designed to help reinvent health care access and delivery. This year, the hackathon will present drone-based [Read More]

Ambarella Introduces Two System-on-Chip Solutions for Drone Cameras

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UAO Staff on October 19, 2015

Ambarella Inc., a developer of low-power, HD and ultra-HD video compression and image processing semiconductors, has introduced the A12S and A9SE system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for drones. According to Ambarella, the full-HD A12S family is ideal for entry-level drones, and the [Read More]

Ventus Wind, Texas Aerial Solutions Form Global Drone Inspections Company

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UAO Staff on August 13, 2015

Ventus Wind has merged with Texas Aerial Solutions – a supplier of drone video and inspection services for the oil and gas, land development, and municipal markets – to form Dallas-based Ventus for global inspection services. Ventus Wind, a Section [Read More]

Technology Solutions Provider Now Offering Pix4D Software

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UAO Staff on June 16, 2015

IMAGINiT Technologies, a division of Rand Worldwide, is partnering with Switzerland-based Pix4D to help architectural, civil and manufacturing design engineers extract imagery taken from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and convert it into usable 2D and 3D models. Using Pix4Dmapper, says [Read More]

French Companies Developing Drone Solutions for Industrial Clients

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UAO Staff on April 02, 2015

French electric utility company GDF SUEZ has announced an investment in Redbird, a France-based provider of civilian drone-acquired data. GDF SUEZ New Ventures, GDF Suez's corporate venture capital subsidiary, invested EUR 2 million. According to Gérard Mestrallet, chairman and CEO [Read More]

CyPhy Works Gains Investor in Motorola Solutions

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UAO Staff on March 16, 2015

Motorola Solutions has made a strategic investment in CyPhy Works, a Danvers, Mass.-based developer of advanced unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Motorola Solutions says the investment is part of its strategy to advance mission-critical communications by connecting public-safety and commercial customers [Read More]

SkyWard, Robotic Skies Providing UAS Maintenance Solutions

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UAO Staff on February 25, 2015

SkyWard and Robotic Skies have formed a partnership to provide turnkey solutions for unmanned aerial systems (UAS) maintenance and compliance. Through SkyWard's digital system of record and Robotic Skies' global maintenance network, UAS operators can track and manage their fleet [Read More]

Newly Formed Company Offers UAV Solutions for Public-Safety Agencies

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UAO Staff on February 23, 2015

Mansfield, Ohio-headquartered HYSight Technologies recently commenced operations as a provider of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) services for public-safety agencies. The company says it aims to reduce technological and other barriers to the quick purchase and easy deployment of UAVs by [Read More]

All Drone Solutions Teams Up with DroneDeploy for Farming UAS

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UAO Staff on February 13, 2015

In collaboration with DroneDeploy, Exeter, Calif.-based All Drone Solutions says it has developed a cloud-enabled drone specifically for farmers. The aircraft, which is equipped with a multispectral camera, can take off and land vertically. The company says it demonstrated and [Read More]

UAV Propulsion Tech to Market MicroPilot’s UAV Solutions in U.S.

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UAO Staff on January 19, 2015

UAV Propulsion Tech says it has signed a representative agreement to market Canada-based MicroPilot's family of autopilots into the U.S. unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market. MicroPilot, which serves clients in over 70 countries, offers a family of lightweight autopilots for [Read More]

Universal Solutions International Launches New UAS Business

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UAO Staff on December 15, 2014

Virginia-based Universal Solutions International Inc. (USI) has announced its new business endeavor, USI – Unmanned Aircraft Services (UAS), which provides consulting and UAS services to the commercial and public sectors. The goal is to introduce, educate, train, develop, implement and [Read More]

Parrot Invests in MicaSense Drone-Based Sensing Solutions

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UAO Staff on November 24, 2014

MicaSense, a developer of technologies that enhance the capabilities of robotic platforms, has raised $2 million in Series A funding from Paris-headquartered Parrot. MicaSense, which operates from Seattle and Simi Valley, Calif., says it delivers a fully integrated hardware solution [Read More]

UAV Solutions Inc. Expanding Globally to New Markets

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UAO Staff on September 15, 2014

UAV Solutions Inc. and OMNITRU Technologies LLC have executed an exclusive distribution agreement for the sale of UAV Solutions' products and services in Colombia, Mexico, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. UAV Solutions is a Jessup, Md.-based small business that designs, manufactures [Read More]

Mapping Solutions Provider to ‘Aggressively Pursue’ UAS

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UAO Staff on September 02, 2014

With the hope of expanding its mapping technology to include unmanned aerial systems (UAS), U.S.-based Sanborn Map Company Inc. has made a change in its executive team by promoting an industry veteran to the role of vice president of business [Read More]

Swiss UAS Solutions Provider Looks to Branch out in North America

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UAO Staff on August 29, 2014

Switzerland-based Leica Geosystems has hired an unmanned aerial systems (UAS) sales manager, North American Free Trade Agreement, to lead the adoption and strategic growth of the company's UAS solutions in North America. Bryan Baker, an instrument-rated pilot with almost 30 [Read More]

Trimble Debuts New Geospatial Solutions for UAS Applications

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UAO Staff on October 08, 2013

Trimble has rolled out new additions to its aerial imaging portfolio: the Trimble AX60 and an updated version of its Inpho processing software. The Trimble AX60 is a system that can be operated at up to 15,500 feet above ground [Read More]