AirMast – innovative sky mast for communication and surveillance

AirMast – innovative sky mast for communication and surveillance

SPH Engineering presents new addition to continuously evolving drone market – a ready-to-fly tethered drone system AirMast. Compared to some conventional mast systems AirMast is easy and quickly deployable mean to bring up sensors in the sky, not requiring operators specific technical knowledge. AirMast can provide significant support for most search and rescue, environment protection, telecommunication and video surveillance activities. AirMast consists of ground module with intelligent winch system and […]

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Mavic Pro Is So Close to Terrific

Mavic Pro Is So Close to Terrific

When the Mavic Pro arrived in our offices, the reaction was unanimous: holy shit, it’s small. The folding drone is roughly the size and weight of a hefty Italian sandwich. This compact form factor, I’d come to learn, is a blessing and a curse for the Mavic Pro — emphasis on the blessing. Let’s get one thing straight: this drone is a thrill to fly. Once I felt comfortable with […]

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Blood products unaffected during drone transport

Blood products unaffected during drone transport

In what is believed to be the first proof-of-concept study of its kind, Johns Hopkins researchers have determined that large bags of blood products, such as those transfused into patients every day, can maintain temperature and cellular integrity while transported by drones. In a report about the findings, published online last month in the journal Transfusion , the investigators say the findings add to evidence that remotely piloted drones are […]

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DRONE VOLT expanding the range of drones with the DV WING for agriculture and mapping

DRONE VOLT expanding the range of drones with the DV WING for agriculture and mapping

DRONE VOLT, the French professional drone manufacturer is launching the “DV WING”. This flying wing drone is dedicated to precision agriculture and construction work and will enrich the company’s range of professional drones. “DV WING” is a fixed-wing unit equipped with an 18.2 MP sensor and uses algorithms enabling it to obtain aerial imagery and accurate data for missions such as photogrammetry, map analysis for farming areas and forests,and measurements […]

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The Speed of Drone Innovation

The Speed of Drone Innovation

While there were numerous informative and innovative keynotes that took place at the 2016 Commercial UAV Expo , it’s no stretch to say that the one delivered by Jay Rogers showcased something different. That shouldn’t come as much of a surprise since he is the CEO & Co-founder of Local Motors , a company that combines open-sourced designs from their online community and micro-factories around the world for manufacturing to […]

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