Bay Area Start-Up Unveils Smart Security Drone

Bay Area Start-Up Unveils Smart Security Drone

Aptonomy, Inc., a robotics start-up based in the San Francisco Bay Area, demonstrated its prototype drone for securing large properties at ISC West, one of the largest annual security trade shows. Aptonomy drones are smart and fully autonomous; they are able to respond to alarms within seconds while flying around obstacles without user intervention. Aptonomy is leading the drone revolution in the physical security industry. Enabling drones to fly fast […]

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DJI, Parrot, 3DR depart small UAV coalition

DJI, Parrot, 3DR depart small UAV coalition

An unexpected turn, major players DJI,Parrot,3DR have left along with GoPro who well yeah meh. What does this mean for the small UAV Coalition moving forward. Will PrecisionHawk and Kespry stick around. Speaking to USA today Adam Lisberg, spokesman for DJI Technology had this to say “We consider the Small UAV Coalition to be allies and friends. But the business is growing so big that we thought we would most […]

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The Underwater Drone Manufacturer

The Underwater Drone Manufacturer

The future of drones is not only about flying high, but also going deep. Companies that make underwater vehicles, technically called remote operated vehicle (ROV), are breaking into the consumer market. Deepfar , an ROV manufacturer in China, just released their latest series called White Shark, which can dive deep up to 100 meters, or 328 feet, with a battery life of over 2 hours. During Deepfar’s press conference on […]

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Introducing Flirt by Dronemolds

Introducing Flirt by Dronemolds

We at Dronemolds create lightweight attachments for existing professional drones on the market. We are dedicated to giving drone users fun and unique ways to utilize their drones. We’ve done what professional Engineers and Tech Heads said would be impossible: We were able to give flight to Flirt. Flirting with a unique way of advertising and socializing. Flirt is our first successful Patent Pending Prototype of many attachments we will […]

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Safe and Effective UAS Application Guide

Safe and Effective UAS Application Guide

Sky-Futures worked with Maersk Drilling and Keppel on Lloyd’s Register’s investigation into the safe and effective application of offshore rig UAS inspections. A range of learnings were captured, covering safety, regulatory, technical, data and operational issues, which input into the development of the Lloyd’s Register Guidance Notes on UAS for inspection. Sky-Futures were used as the industry standard service provider. The inspections aimed to point to where technology could be […]

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AirMap and American Association of Airport Executives Launch UAS Notice System

AirMap and American Association of Airport Executives Launch UAS Notice System

AirMap , a provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, and the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), through the Airport Innovation Accelerator, have announced the release of the Digital Notice and Awareness System (D-NAS). D-NAS was created to allow UAS operators to provide airports with real-time digital information about the location of their flights. D-NAS works by allowing a UAS operator to send an encrypted digital flight […]

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