Finally a delivery drone that makes sense – PAC P-750 XSTOL

Finally a delivery drone that makes sense – PAC P-750 XSTOL

Chinese PAC convert It had to happen, a conventional aircraft modified to be used as a delivery drone. China Daily has reported on the modification of a utility aircraft A PAC P-750 XSTOL turboprop aircraft, built by the New Zealand plane manufacturer Pacific Aerospace, has been modified into an unmanned aircraft and has recently begun conducting taxiing tests, said Chen Xiang, director of unmanned aircraft vehicle guidance at Aviation Industry […]

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Flirtey Partners with Ambulance Service to Launch Emergency Drone Delivery Program in USA

Flirtey Partners with Ambulance Service to Launch Emergency Drone Delivery Program in USA

A Flirtey drone delivers an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to assist a victim of cardiac arrest. (PRNewsfoto/Flirtey) Flirtey, the leading drone delivery service, and REMSA, a community-integrated emergency medical services provider, today announced a partnership to launch the first automated external defibrillator (AED) drone delivery service in the United States. Cardiac arrest is the leading cause of natural death in America, with more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cases each year, according […]

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UVify Bets On Drone Racing

UVify Bets On Drone Racing

Mason Trinca, Special To The Chronicle UVify Bets On Drone Racing Becoming The New NASCAR Pass Your FAA Part 107 Exam With UAVGS San Francisco startup UVify says it is capitalizing on “the next big thing” in sports: drone racing. “It marks a cultural shift to tech-driven entertainment and competitive sports,” said Robert Cheek, the company’s head of business development. UVify has several models of its Draco drones: Draco Research, […]

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Yamaha To Launch YMR-01 Drone

Yamaha To Launch YMR-01 Drone

Yamaha To Launch YMR-01 Drone In 2018 According to New Atlas , Yamaha has announced that it will show a new prototype industrial multi-rotor YMR-01 industrial drone at tomorrow’s Next Generation Agriculture Expo Tokyo . The new Yamaha drone is just one of many new drones aimed at the Japanese agricultural industry that will be launched at the expo, but it is somewhat of a landmark in that it is […]

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Regulations obstruct high-value European drone market

Regulations obstruct high-value European drone market

Plea for more space and consistent regulations for drones in Europe – concerns 1,500 jobs in Twente alone The rules for the use and testing of drones should be relaxed and harmonised in a European context. Today, the City of Enschede, the Province of Overijssel and Nokia presented this plea to the European Commission at a drone conference in Brussels. The plea is the basis of a manifesto to be […]

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