Researchers Use UAS to Monitor Crop Health

Researchers Use UAS to Monitor Crop Health

Auburn University has announced that its precision agriculture researchers are using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to monitor crop health over large acreages, utilizing the aircraft to develop a method that lets farmers quickly address potential trouble spots. “Precision agriculture techniques enable the producer to apply things like fertilizer and herbicide only where they are needed, which helps increase yields and profits for agribusiness,” said Steve Taylor, head of Auburn’s Department […]

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Drone Market

Drone Market

In this article, you will find a number of interesting facts – about the mergers and acquisitions – that transpired in the drone industry over the last few years. However, we believe that the best collaboration of ideas and assets are yet to come. To explain what is exactly going on right now, we will distinguish the actors into two categories: “internal” and “external” – or “out-of-segment” – buyer. “Internal” […]

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Life-Guard hosts forum on drone safety

Life-Guard hosts forum on drone safety

Screen Shot 2016-02-03 at 12.16.44 PM Carilion Life-Guard hosts forum on drone safety Following two close encounters between Carilion’s medical helicopters and drones, the forum will focus on best practices for safe operation of drones ROANOKE, Va. – As the popularity of drones has taken off, so have concerns about their safe operation, especially when there are potential conflicts with other aircraft. Carilion Clinic Life-Guard is hosting a forum this […]

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Nokia showcases LTE technology

Nokia showcases LTE technology

Dubai, UAE – Nokia is showcasing its innovative Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Traffic Management (UTM) concept for the safe operation of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) via LTE at the UAE Drones for Good Award event in Dubai from February 4-6. The real-time demonstration follows an invitation from the Organizing Committee of the UAE Drones for Good Award, launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime […]

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Drone Racing League Wants To Be Next NASCAR

Drone Racing League Wants To Be Next NASCAR

Competitive video gaming is a professional sport that generates more than $700 million per year, so why not drone racing? That’s the bet Nick Horbaczewski is making by starting the Drone Racing League, with the backing of investors who include Stephen Ross, owner of the National Football League team Miami Dolphins, and Lerer Hippeau Ventures, a New York venture capital firm. Horbaczewski expects most fans to watch races online, much […]

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Beginner’s guide to legal drone operations.

Beginner’s guide to legal drone operations.

ginners We have been working hard daily since launching our drone law practice group in January 2014 (its our Two Year Anniversary!) and it is easy to forget how hard it is to figure out the basics when just getting started. Here is the beginner’s guide to getting legal in the drone world. it is just general information and not legal advice, but we think it is a good start […]

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