Will American Federal Agencies ban foreign drones?

Will American Federal Agencies ban foreign drones?

US Flag drone SIGINT (Signals Intelligence) is going through the roof this weekend. Well in truth for all of the last week. Patrick and I have received news from several sources that some Part 107 operators are being asked to not turn up for work unless they have American-made equipment for Government gigs. Government Agencies, it is alleged, have security concerns. They are worried about just what data might be […]

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CEVA and Evomotion Technology Collaborate

CEVA and Evomotion Technology Collaborate

CEVA and Evomotion Technology Collaborate New 360 Degree Video Camera Features Advanced Computer Vision CEVA , a developer of signal processing technologies, and Evomotion Technology , a provider of deep learning and computer vision hardware, have announced that the companies have collaborated to enable advanced imaging and computer vision features for Evomotion’s ROD-1/360°/720° dual-lens spherical camera. The ROD-1 is capable of taking 3k resolution 30fps videos and 4k resolution photos […]

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Airborne Drones on Patrol – the Answer to Public Safety Policing

Airborne Drones on Patrol – the Answer to Public Safety Policing

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)s, commonly known as drones, will soon be a common sight over border zones, crime hotspots and city streets, as public safety and security officials and police departments discover the cost saving and efficiencies offered by drone patrol ‘armies’, says Airborne Drones , a South African-based international manufacturer of enterprise-grade drones. “Drones provide the ideal solution to the problems and limitations faced by other surveillance methods such […]

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NLR tests large drone at Twente Airport

NLR tests large drone at Twente Airport

nlr jet NLR is testing a large drone at Twente Airport this week. NLR is using the XCalibur+ Jet Trainer – a drone approved for professional use in accordance with the Assessment Specifications for Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, Class 1 (AS-RPAS1) – to gain experience in operating drones powered by jet engines. The first test flights with the XCalibur+ have already been successfully completed. Special training course The XCalibur+ Jet […]

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Emergency Response UAV Now on Indiegogo!

Emergency Response UAV Now on Indiegogo!

Hi DIY Drones, We are a senior design team at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and are passionate about demonstrating how unmanned aerial vehicles can be a vital tool for first responders. We have designed N.O.R.M., a UAV intended for emergency response professionals. Our team believes that in the near future, this technology will be helping first responders save more lives than ever before. In order to bring this vision to […]

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Johns Hopkins researchers set new distance record for Drone Transport

Johns Hopkins researchers set new distance record for Drone Transport

Medical samples transported 160+ miles by unmanned aircraft under temperature control in Arizona desert. Medical drone delivery records were set by Johns Hopkins researchers as they successfully transported human blood samples across 161 miles of desert. Throughout the three-hour flight, the on-board payload system maintained conditions, such as temperature, ensuring the samples were viable for diagnostic analysis upon landing. In a report about the findings, published ahead of print in […]

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