DPDgroup drone delivers parcels using regular commercial line

DPDgroup drone delivers parcels using regular commercial line

dpd group The General Directorate for Civil Aviation (DGAC) has authorised DPDgroup, the international express subsidiary of Le Groupe La Poste, to operate a regular commercial line in the Var department of France. Following two years of tests, crowned with success, DPDgroup, GeoPost’s international parcel delivery network and international express subsidiary of Le Groupe La Poste, received authorisation from the General Directorate for Civil Aviation to deliver parcels using drones […]

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TeraRanger Inspection Drone Kit

TeraRanger Inspection Drone Kit

Professional drone pilots are benefitting from a fast distance- to target data being streamed to their live video feed to assist with complex flights in close proximity to potential obstacles and hazards. The TeraRanger Inspection Drone Kit utilises the small, lightweight (8g) and high-performance TeraRanger One distance sensor/s and a small electronics board to interface to the live analogue video feed. Two kits are available, one with a single sensor […]

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XDynamics Debuts with World’s First Smart Drone with Dual-Screen Controller

XDynamics Debuts with World’s First Smart Drone with Dual-Screen Controller

Carbon Fiber Quadcopter streaming Zero Latency Full HD Live View with Smart Pilot System to showcase at CES 2017 XDynamics today introduces Evolve, the world’s first consumer drone completed with the patented-awarded dual-screen remote controller , empowering users of all kinds with industry-grade features and functionality at their fingertips. XDynamics will showcase its high-end consumer drones at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, January 5 through 8. World’s First Dual-Screen Drone […]

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Ford studies using drones to guide self-driving cars

Ford studies using drones to guide self-driving cars

Drones launched from an autonomous vehicle could help guide it by mapping surrounding areas beyond what the car’s sensors can detect, according to Ford company officials Ford Motor Co. is studying a system to use drones to help guide self-driving vehicles, including on off-road adventures, company officials said. Drones launched from an autonomous vehicle would help guide it by mapping the surrounding area beyond what the car’s sensors can detect. […]

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Malawi Announces Africa’s 1st Humanitarian Drone Testing Corridor

Malawi Announces Africa’s 1st Humanitarian Drone Testing Corridor

FILE – A prototype drone is seen carrying a parcel for delivery. Malawi’s government on Thursday announced Africa’s first drone air corridor to provide a controlled platform for drones to deliver needed services to communities. Alfred Mtilatila, director of the Department of Civil Aviation, said the launch of the testing corridor is largely supported by UNICEF-Malawi as a pilot project using unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, for transporting dried blood […]

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