SkyBEAM UAV From Tremco FAA Approved

SkyBEAM UAV From Tremco FAA Approved

SkyBEAM UAV From Tremco FAA Approved For Nighttime Operation 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 . Toronto-based Industrial SkyWorks developed SkyBEAM in partnership with Tremco Roofing. Also approved to operate during the day, the SkyBEAM (Building Envelope Aerial Mapping) UAV uses high-definition (HD) video and thermographic […]

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Sentera Delivers 4K, High-Megapixel Imaging to Commercial and Industrial Drones

Sentera Delivers 4K, High-Megapixel Imaging to Commercial and Industrial Drones

Sentera, LLC, a leading provider of sensors, data management software and integrated drone platforms, today introduced its Double 4K sensor, bringing a small, fully-customizable twin-imager sensor to the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry. The rugged, high-throughput Double 4K sensor is designed for use in harsh environments, with configuration options tailored for use in precision agriculture and infrastructure inspection applications. Both cameras feature state-of-the-art Sony ® focal plane arrays and are […]

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SLANTRANGE Secures $5M to Scale Sensor and Analytics Technology for Agricultural Drones

SLANTRANGE Secures $5M to Scale Sensor and Analytics Technology for Agricultural Drones

SLANTRANGE , pioneers of a smarter approach to aerial remote sensing and analytics for agriculture, today announced its $5 million Series A equity financing from a consortium of investors led by The Investor Group, a leading San Diego based investment firm. The funding will accelerate the development and scaling of SLANTRANGE’s proprietary drone sensor and analytics technology to help farmers improve operations amid a rapidly transforming business landscape. “Farmers are […]

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DJI Goes To Hollywood

DJI Goes To Hollywood

Popular Chinese drone maker DJI has unveiled its new drone, the Matrice 600 (aka M600), which can adapt to the camera its carrying. What that means in practice is that the drone has all the power to carry professional and heavy cameras and electronics and still maintain its height in the air for as long as 30 minutes. The M600 costs $4599, and is the latest drone in DJI’s huge […]

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NASA conducts the toughest test yet

NASA conducts the toughest test yet

It and the FAA had to juggle 22 drones at once. If you think piloting a drone is tricky, try managing a swarm of them in the sky at once — it will be a small wonder if there is not a collision. However, NASA and the FAA managed just that. They have completed the most complex test yet of a drone traffic management system, handling 22 drones at once […]

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