UAS to Deliver Laboratory Samples

UAS to Deliver Laboratory Samples

Swiss Post Using UAS to Deliver Laboratory Samples Between Hospitals in Lugano, Switzerland Since the middle of March, the Swiss postal service has been using UAS to deliver laboratory samples between two hospitals in Lugano, Switzerland, which is near the Italian border. Since beginning operation, the UAS, which are manufactured by a California-based UAS company called Matternet, have completed around 70 successful flights. With permission from the Swiss aviation authority […]

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Spend on a Professional Drone

Spend on a Professional Drone

How Much Should I Spend on a Professional Drone? One of the most common questions asked at DRONELIFE is “How much does it cost?” Operators just receiving their Part 107 – or those who have been in the business for a while and are ready for some new equipment – want to know what they should invest in a professional drone setup. The answer is: it depends – upon the […]

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small UAV beams 4G signal

small UAV beams 4G signal

‘World’s first’ small UAV beams 4G signal as a ‘flying cell tower’ A tech firm and drone-maker partnered to develop an under-55-pound drone, capable of providing 4G cell phone service. On Monday, a VA-based tech firm, Fenix Group, Inc., partnered with Martin UAV, a company that produces “rugged utility drones,” to produce an under-55-lb unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) capable of offering 4G cell service—an accomplishment it calls the “world’s first.” […]

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Roctech Topcon Survey Yanqing District with QuestUAV Drone

Roctech Topcon Survey Yanqing District with QuestUAV Drone

Beijing Topcon Roctech- Topcon, QuestUAV’s Chinese reseller recently surveyed the Yanqing District, located North West of Beijing, China as part of a UAV demonstration. The team used QuestUAV’s Q-100 DATAhawk drone to survey the area and processed their images using the Pix4DMapper software. About Roctech-Topcon Beijing Topcon Business & Trade (BTBT) are a Positioning Business, which uses high-precision GNSS posting technology to achieve the automation of civil engineering construction and […]

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