Eindhoven students open worlds first drone cafe

Eindhoven students open worlds first drone cafe

Students at Eindhoven University of Technology are launching what they say is the world’s first drone cafe on Friday, featuring drones that can take orders and serve them. The drone café is an initiative by 20 students under the name of Blue Jay, and is part of the three-day Dream & Dare Festival marking the 60th anniversary of the university’s foundation. The café is open to the public each day […]

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Tremco SkyBEAM UAV first to be Approved by FAA for Nighttime Commercial Operation

Tremco SkyBEAM UAV first to be Approved by FAA for Nighttime Commercial Operation

Enables both day and night flight to locate building energy loss and structural issues The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted approval for the first nighttime commercial drone operation in the U.S. to SkyBEAM unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance. SkyBEAM is also approved to operate during the day. The groundbreaking SkyBEAM (Building Envelope Aerial Mapping) UAV flies around buildings and uses high-definition (HD) video and […]

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Pave The Way For Commercial Drones

Pave The Way For Commercial Drones

Legislation passed by the U.S. Senate could pave the way for the commercial deployment of drones in the national airspace. It also addresses safety issues by, for example, providing for a pilot program that would find ways to lock down errant drones if they are close to airports. The new rules in the Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2016, passed Tuesday by a vote of 95-3, reflect the opportunities […]

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