Virtual Reality in Agriculture

Virtual Reality in Agriculture

Article Source: Air Soc There has been a lot of buzz around drones in agriculture over the last few years. Companies are racing to equip themselves with faster systems, that can fly longer and process data faster. There have been discussions about the benefits of NDVI (Normalized Difference Vegetation Index), and how farmers are using it to help detect disease, nitrogen or water shortages, and pest infestations among other things. […]

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Artificial Intelligent drones unveiled

Artificial Intelligent drones unveiled

Real-time cell tower inspections by intelligent drone with deep learning capabilities demonstrated at GPU Technology Conference Amsterdam, September 29, 2016 – One of the world’s first automated inspections by an intelligent drone with deep learning capabilities was demonstrated at the GPU Technology Conference Europe today by Aerialtronics, a Dutch manufacturer of technologically advanced drones, Neurala, a pioneer in deep learning software, and NVIDIA®, the world leader in GPU-accelerated computing. This […]

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UPS tests drone delivery to island

UPS tests drone delivery to island

UPS entered the drone delivery market last week when it partnered with drone manufacturer CyPhy Works to stage a mock delivery of medicine to an island off the coast of Massachusetts. UPS announced last Friday that it had begun testing the use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to make commercial deliveries of packages to remote or difficult to reach locations. “We’re thrilled to partner with UPS in this endeavor,” said […]

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DRONE SETS RECORD FOR LONGEST FLIGHT TIME BY VTOL AIRCRAFT

DRONE SETS RECORD FOR LONGEST FLIGHT TIME BY VTOL AIRCRAFT

At 2:06 in the afternoon on August 9th, four propellers lifted an unusual drone into the sky. Exactly 22 hours, 29 minutes, and 38 seconds, the drone finally landed, settling back to earth at 12:39 P.M. on August 10th. It landed as the holder of a new record: the longest flight by a vertical takeoff and landing, or VTOL, aircraft. The record, claimed by Latitude Engineering’s HG-60 hybrid quadcopter , […]

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