DRONE VOLT deploys the SPRAY HORNET for the eradication of the Asian hornet

DRONE VOLT deploys the SPRAY HORNET for the eradication of the Asian hornet

DRONE VOLT, manufacturer and French leader in civilian drones for professional applications, launches, in collaboration with an expert in the fight against the Asian hornet, drone SPRAY© HORNET by DRONE VOLT. This drone is designed to locate and destroy the Asian hornet nests or other dangerous nests of wasps, with the least possible harm to the environment thanks to an extremely precise spray technology. A drone to help control the […]

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How to keep drones away from airports?

How to keep drones away from airports?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The federal government will partner with a Cicero company to test technology that would detect, identify and track unauthorized drones flying dangerously close to the nation’s airports. The Federal Aviation Administration signed a cooperative research and development agreement with Gryphon Sensors and two other companies to study the effectiveness of the drone-detection technologies. The FAA said it will test prototypes of the drone detection systems at selected […]

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Fast accurate LIDAR

Fast accurate LIDAR

Interesting article in EE Timers Europe. http://www.electronics-eetimes.com/news/light-centimetre-level-slam… Working deeply with CERN (European Centre for Nuclear Research) in 2012, French startup Terabee has taken IR-based time-of-flight (ToF) to centimetre-level, boasting update frequencies up to 1kHz for fast moving robots and drones. Click here to view original web page at diydrones.com

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Government Campaigns for Safe Drone Flying

Government Campaigns for Safe Drone Flying

Dutch government launches campaign on safe drone flying after a series of recent reports of pilots spotting the machines near the country’s busiest airport Article Source: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS via ABC News Image Credit: Ministry of Foreign Affairs The Dutch government is launching a campaign on safe drone flying after a string of reports of pilots spotting the machines near the country’s busiest airport. Infrastructure and Environment Minister Sharon Dijksma […]

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It all depends on the drone insurance

It all depends on the drone insurance

A guy out for a jog gets brained by a delivery drone. Who pays? Drone naysayers, I’ve got bad news. You’ve lost the war. Drones have already become indispensable in a handful of sectors (infrastructure and agricultural inspection, and search and rescue, to name a few). When home drone deliveries arrive, which they will in the next few years, those buzzy bastards will be everywhere. Welcome to the age of […]

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Science Channel To Air DRONED

Science Channel To Air DRONED

Science Channel will show the world through a different lens when DRONED premieres this summer. The series, which is shot on location in countries that include Bahamas, Mexico, Barbados, Canada and the U.S., will follow drone build teams and their clients while exploring the impact drones are having as viewers get a front row seat to a technology revolution. Drones have many purposes that allow versatility in mapping terrain and […]

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