Industry Terms – What is a drone?

Industry Terms – What is a drone?

Industry Terms – What is a Drone? Let’s start off by understanding that the terms drone, UAV, and UAS are interchangeable terms. The FAA defines UAS, or unmanned aerial system, as an aircraft without a human pilot onboard – instead, the UAS is controlled by an operator on the ground. There are many other names for drones, which can be broken down into two distinct types, model aircrafts, and non-model […]

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MOD looking for battlefield delivery drones, £1.5 million up for grabs

MOD looking for battlefield delivery drones, £1.5 million up for grabs

black knight The Ministry of Defence is to invest in projects that look at ways of using autonomous systems in the ‘last mile’ of the supply chain to front-line military operations. Up to £1.5 million is available in the first phase of the competition. There is up to an additional £1.5 million in phase 2 that includes proposed system designs. This will only be available to projects funded through phase […]

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Yamaha Motor and enRoute Discussing Industrial Drone Alliance

Yamaha Motor and enRoute Discussing Industrial Drone Alliance

fazer r Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, Yamaha Motor) and enRoute Co., Ltd. (hereinafter enRoute) have recently started discussions for a business alliance in the industrial drone business. Both companies aim to conclude a business agreement in August, and utilize each of their products and business know-how for 1) Global expansion of the industrial drone business including spraying pesticides etc. 2) A collaboration for the development of new markets using […]

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Sky Drone FPV 2 – Long Range 1080p FPV Video + Command & Control – now available for USD 299.-

Sky Drone FPV 2 - Long Range 1080p FPV Video + Command & Control - now available for USD 299.-

Optimizing our supply chain allowed us to make our Sky Drone FPV 2 system available at a dramatically reduced price, starting from USD 299.- for the Europe/Asia version and 329.- for the US/Verizon version. The previous price was 699.-. Sky Drone FPV 2 is a HD camera system for drones that transmits over the LTE network providing an unlimited range and low latency video+data link. Digital High Definition Video The […]

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