Airobotics Granted Approval

Airobotics Granted Approval

Airobotics Granted Approval to Fly Fully-Automated Commercial Drones Airobotics has announced that it has been granted authorization by the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI) to fly fully automated drones without a pilot, allowing for Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) commercial drone operations. Airobotics claims that the certification is a world-first. Airobotics’ computer software and artificial intelligence takes on decisions and actions that are usually performed by a human […]

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Drone Delivery Testing Expands

Drone Delivery Testing Expands

Commercial Drone Delivery Testing Expands in Southern Ontario, Canada Drone Delivery Canada Granted Additional Test Flight Certificate from Transport Canada Drone Delivery Canada (DDC or the Company) CSE – FLT, is pleased to report that it has been granted an additional Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) from Transport Canada. The certificate will allow DDC to expand its current drone delivery testing program within Southern Ontario and accelerate its commercial testing […]

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The Airvada Diodon inflatable drone

The Airvada Diodon inflatable drone

Stop sniggering at the back. French company Airvada have bought to market folding inflatable multirotors. CO2 cartridges are used to inflate them and that process is said to take just 30 seconds. An impressive 60-second pack away time as well. Being inflatable the drones are totally waterproof! The range is called DIODON and comes in three sizes the HP150, the MP40 and the SP20 Click here to view original web […]

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Deadly Weapons On Drones

Deadly Weapons On Drones

Bill Would Allow Connecticut Police To Put Deadly Weapons On Drones Connecticut lawmakers are considering whether the state should become the first in the country to allow police to use drones outfitted with deadly weapons. Also: Connecticut Teen’s Video Of Gun-Firing Drone Spurs Investigation The proposal was immediately met with concern by civil rights and liberties advocates. “We’re not in warfare here,” said David McGuire, executive director of the American […]

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The Unmanned Safety Institute launches drone STEM program.

The Unmanned Safety Institute launches drone STEM program.

BP STEM The Unmanned Safety Institute, the leading provider of Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum and industry certifications to students interested in a career as professional remote pilots, announced today at the National Science Teacher Association’s National Conference, that it has launched a major CTE workforce development initiative in conjunction with high schools and colleges throughout the United States. The program provides teacher credentialing and all course materials, including […]

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Flying Cell Phone Towers Go Mainstream

Flying Cell Phone Towers Go Mainstream

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Fenix Group, Inc., a private Virginia based technology firm, has partnered with Martin UAV, a Texas based manufacturer of rugged utility drones to launch the world’s first under-55-lbs. drone capable of providing fully functional 4G cell phone service. The feat may be a world’s first, and the company sees huge potential for government and industry. “When we first conceived the project, we knew we […]

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