Sentera Adds Autonomous UAV Flight Planning to AgVault™ 2.0 Mobile App

Sentera Adds Autonomous UAV Flight Planning to AgVault™ 2.0 Mobile App

Sentera, LLC, a global provider of software, sensors, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), announces the addition of autonomous UAV route planning to its AgVault™ 2.0 Mobile app. The added capability works with the DJI PHANTOM 4, PHANTOM 3, and INSPIRE families of products and provides the agriculture industry with an affordable, end-to-end normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) solution. AgVault allows farmers to highlight a field, autonomously fly a UAV, capture […]

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How might drone racing drive innovation?

How might drone racing drive innovation?

Article Source: Jack Langelaan, The Conversation Photo Credit: The Drone Racing League, CC BY-ND Over the past 15 years, drones have progressed from laboratory demonstrations to widely available toys. Technological improvements have brought ever-smaller components required for flight stabilization and control, as well as significant improvements in battery technology. Capabilities once restricted to military vehicles are now found on toys that can be purchased at Wal-Mart. Small cameras and transmitters […]

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How drone racing craze is really taking off in Spain

How drone racing craze is really taking off in Spain

A new sport debuted in Spain this weekend: drone racing. Article Source: The Local Photo Credit: Don McCullough/ Flickr Drone pilots flew their mini-flying machines around a specially-designed course in this weekend’s National Open drone race, held in O Porriño in Galicia, northwestern Spain. This new “sport” – part flying, part video gaming – involves participants guiding their drones around a course with the aid of a video camera strapped […]

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Fly4.me drone video compeition

Fly4.me drone video compeition

Fly4.Me, a UAV service company challenges UAV pilots demonstrate their skill. The company is launching a video contest next week that will give pilots the chance to show the world what they’ve got. “This is a great way to encourage pilots to be active and help spread awareness about the UAV industry,” said CEO Adam Kersnowski. “Our goal is to create something that is fun and brings more education on […]

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Super Pro Aerial Announces AlumaHex

Super Pro Aerial Announces AlumaHex

Article Source: UST Super Pro Aerial has released the AlumaHex UAS – a new heavy-lift multi-sensor drone platform. “The new AlumaHex UAS is the most capable and longest flying UAS currently produced,” said Daniel Fetterly, President/CEO at Super Pro Aerial. Companies that have already adopted the new platform include ArchLenz Photography, an aerial photography service. AlumaHex UAS will enable ArchLenz Photography to add significant value to architectural firms, general contractors […]

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