New Crop Health Analysis Capabilities

New Crop Health Analysis Capabilities

DroneDeploy Releases New Crop Health Analysis Capabilities DroneDeploy, developer of powerful, cloud-based image processing software for drones, has announced that it has developed new capabilities for its software platform. This new capability aims to help growers perform more accurate plant health analysis and process high-quality maps during all stages of crop growth. DroneDeploy customers can now fly and capture imagery and process and interpret maps using sensors from Sentera and […]

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OcPoC with Xilinx Zynq Supports PX4 Autopilot

OcPoC with Xilinx Zynq Supports PX4 Autopilot

Aerotenna is proud to announce its OcPoC™ with Xilinx Zynq® Mini flight controller now fully supports the PX4 autopilot. Being one of the smartest, most powerful and versatile flight controllers on the market, OcPoC has driven many revolutionary drone applications, agriculture dust spray, long haul transportation, and more. The support for both AMP and PX4 autopilot stack will make OcPoC accessible to a wider range of developers and applications than […]

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Drone Mapping Solution Handles Thermal IR Data

Drone Mapping Solution Handles Thermal IR Data

Integrated Drone Mapping Solution Handles Thermal IR Data Icaros , a leading provider of aerial imaging software, announced that version 5.1 of OneButton™ Standard and Professional image processing software for UAVs contains advanced algorithms to process Thermal IR images from Radiometric microbolometer sensors. Icaros’ OneButton software allows end users to automatically generate geospatially precise, fully orthorectified 2D maps and 3D models from frame-based aerial imaging systems. Originally engineered for manned […]

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New Drone Hub In Victoria

New Drone Hub In Victoria

New Drone Hub In Victoria A First For Asia-Pacific Region As Sector Surges ABC.net.au reports that the Asia Pacific’s first-ever Centre of Drone Excellence has opened in eastern Victoria. The center is based near Warragul at Lardner Park and will focus on drone technology training and development. Drone Institute Executive Director Paul New said it hoped to capitalize on massive growth forecast for the sector. “The addressable market for drones […]

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DRL Premieres Allianz World Championship Race

DRL Premieres Allianz World Championship Race

The DRL Premieres Allianz World Championship Race, 2017 Season Finale On ESPN The Drone Racing World Championship Premieres on ESPN on Friday, July 28 at 9 PM EST The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional drone racing , announced the premiere of the 2017 Allianz Circuit Season Finale, the Drone Racing World Championship, airing on ESPN this Friday, July 28 at 9 PM EST. Following an epic […]

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Drone Delivery Is Coming To Dubai

Drone Delivery Is Coming To Dubai

Drone Delivery Is Coming To Dubai by 2018 The fleet will start with just five UAVs but is expected to grow toward 100 vehicles. Drone delivery is coming to the Dubai, the largest city in the United Arab Emirates, as early as March of 2018, a ccording to the Khaleej Times . Eniverse Technologies, an autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) delivery company led by CEO Mohammed Johmani, plans to cut […]

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Promising results from drone-based powerline inspections in Norway

Promising results from drone-based powerline inspections in Norway

In many regions of Norway, access to power lines is difficult, so helicopters are often deployed to inspect the grid. But power utilities are increasingly becoming aware of the potential of drone-based inspections as a cost-effective and powerful method of obtaining data about the condition of the grid – especially when the software to store, share and analyse the images already exists. Skånevik Ølen Kraftlag is one of the first […]

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Drone Thermal Mapping with ThermalCapture and Icaros OneButton 5.1

Drone Thermal Mapping with ThermalCapture and Icaros OneButton 5.1

One Button Icaros Inc., a leading provider of aerial imaging software, is pleased to announce that version 5.1 of OneButton™ Standard and Professional image processing software for unmanned aerial systems (drones) contains advanced algorithms to process Thermal IR images from Radiometric microbolometer sensors. Icaros’ OneButton family for drone image processing, lets end users easily and automatically generate geospatially precise, fully orthorectified 2D maps and 3D models from frame-based aerial imaging […]

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The Right Mapping Drone for Your Business

The Right Mapping Drone for Your Business

Choosing The Right Mapping Drone for Your Business Part II: Aerial Imaging and Cameras Drones make it possible to capture various types of imagery across the light spectrum. But that doesn’t mean every drone comes ready to meet the challenges of your business off the shelf. In order to capture the right types of data, you may need to purchase additional sensors, cameras, or hardware components. If you’ve read part […]

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The Connected Drone Application Movement – CDAM

The Connected Drone Application Movement – CDAM

While we may all be fascinated by the latest actuator or gimbal, the Connected Drone Application Movement (CDAM), which pertains to applications that can remotely and/or autonomously interact with and/or power single or multiple UAVs. An example of a CDAM application could be a drone fleet management application. Such an application could interact with the single or multiple drones it controls by querying them for information such as location, battery […]

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