Drone Mapping Saves Lives In Colombia

Drone Mapping Saves Lives In Colombia

Drone Mapping Saves Lives In Colombia In April 2017, unusually heavy rains caused floods, and a massive landslide in Mocoa, Putumayo province, Colombia. Over 300 people lost their lives and more than 4000 people were displaced. Canadian RescUAV, Aeryon Labs, and Pix4D teamed up, helping those helped 4000 people return home safely. The Call For Help After receiving the call for help from UNGRD , Canadian-based GlobalMedic’s RescUAV team joined […]

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One Ton Drone Delivery

One Ton Drone Delivery

One Ton Drone Delivery Developed by Chinese Online Retailer China’s biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., announced plans Monday to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries . The company said it will test the drones on a network it is developing to cover the northern Chinese province of Shaanxi. It said they will carry consumer goods to remote areas and farm produce to cities. […]

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Drone Diving World First

Drone Diving World First

Latvian Daredevil in Drone Diving World First The world’s first human jump from the drone is accomplished Latvians have accomplished the world’s first human flight with the drone and jump at high altitude. On May 12, a 28-propeller drone built by Aerones has lifted a skydiver Ingus Augstkalns at a height of 330 meters, from where he accomplished the planned jump and landing with the parachute. Successful achievement shows the […]

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NASA UAS Traffic Management

NASA UAS Traffic Management

Media Invited to Demonstration of NASA UAS Traffic Management Technologies Media are invited to see the latest technologies NASA is working on as part of its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) project Thursday, May 25, at the Reno-Stead Airport in Reno, Nevada. The flight demonstration, called UTM Technology Capability Level 2 (TCL2) National Campaign, will focus on flying small, remotely-operated aircraft, or drones, beyond the pilot’s line of […]

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FPV Australia Adopts the Zephyr Drone Simulator for Its RPAS Certification Training

FPV Australia Adopts the Zephyr Drone Simulator for Its RPAS Certification Training

Little Arms Studios , a leading developer of professional-grade simulation solutions, today announced a new partnership with FPV Australia which will see the leading Australian RPAS certification provider deploy Little Arms Studios’ Zephyr Drone Simulator to enhance its sUAS training programs. With the unique capabilities of the enterprise-level Zephyr Drone Simulator, FPV Australia will be able to ensure necessary proficiencies in its certified pilots while streamlining instructor-student interactions and efficiently […]

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