The Civil RPAS Operators Forum

The Civil RPAS Operators Forum

RPAS CivOps 2015 will take place in Brussels, Belgium on 2 & 3 December 2015. It has as purpose to inform the Civil Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Operators Community, Civil RPAS, on the upcoming regulatory changes in Europe, and is being coordinated with the European Parliament & the European Commission. Amongst others, the following organisations will be presenting on the following topics: – European Parliament: The Safe Use of RPAS […]

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Aerialtronics’ Altura Zenith® offers widest sensor compatibility on the UAS market

Aerialtronics’ Altura Zenith® offers widest sensor compatibility on the UAS market

Aerialtronics provide complete solution package with visual, thermal and chemical detectors for safety and security industry on eve of Milipol Paris 2015 Aerialtronics have revealed a unique series of commercial drone sensors for the safety and security industry which include some of the first nuclear radiation and hazardous chemical detectors on the commercial market. On the eve of the security exhibition, Milipol Paris 2015, the Dutch-based company, one of the […]

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Using Drones to Reach New Heights

Using Drones to Reach New Heights

Screen Shot 2015-11-16 at 9.54.59 AM Photographers and Filmmakers Using Drones to Reach New Heights A group recently congregated in a grassy field at the LongHouse Reserve gardens in East Hampton for a photography workshop, watching intently as a white drone the size of a seagull hovered nearby, its lights flashing and four propellers buzzing. It sounded like a small hive of bees. The nature photographer Dell R. Cullum thumbed […]

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Recreational drone registration

Recreational drone registration

The FAA is about to require recreational drone registration. Here are the recommended rules. The U.S. government is determining how to register drones to improve aviation safety. (Jerome Favre/EPA ) A government task force created to recommend registration guidelines for recreational drones wrapped up three days of meetings in Washington Thursday. It plans to call for owners of drones weighing more than half a pound to register online, according to […]

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Air Inspect to Transform Wind Turbine Blade Inspection with Fully Automated Solution

Air Inspect to Transform Wind Turbine Blade Inspection with Fully Automated Solution

Air Inspect (www.airinspect.com), an aerial inspection and survey specialist combining unmanned aerial vehicles and software-based damage-detection, was unveiled today at the EWEA Wind Power Conference 2015 in Paris. The revolutionary new approach can inspect all 3 blades and deliver a thorough and accurate report in around 60 minutes. With thousands of wind turbines coming to the end of their 20 year design life the challenge to owners is how to […]

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