Drones the buzz at Salinas AgTech Summit

Drones the buzz at Salinas AgTech Summit

SALINAS >> The use of drones by growers to gather crop data is increasing worldwide and may become as common as a tractor or a weather report. That was the message Ernest Earon, the founder of the drone company Precision Hawk, gave to attendees at Forbes Reinventing America: The Ag Tech Summit on Thursday. “As soon as technology is proven it becomes an integral part of the industry,” said Earon, […]

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UAS Secondary GPS Tracking System

UAS Secondary GPS Tracking System

Hello, I’ve been building and flying both multi-rotor and fixed wings for some time and with that has come a number of learning moments (crashes, hard landings, tactical descents, etc…;-( ) and a few have left my system outside line of site with no updated reporting on mission planner or other platforms when they’ve been lost. Truth in lending…we’re a commercial technology company working drones for future use and working […]

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The Drone Gets It’s Sea Legs

The Drone Gets It’s Sea Legs

By: Victoria Woollaston The drone gets it’s sea legs: £120 hydrofoil-quadcopter seamlessly films from the air and on water – but it only reaches a top speed of 11mph The hulls of the waterborne drones have been built with special hydrofoils inspired by racing yachts. When they hit top speeds, these foils lift the device around two inches (5cm) out the water, at which point the four rotor blades attached […]

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