Drones Develop Better Yielding Wheat Varieties

Drones Develop Better Yielding Wheat Varieties

Drones Develop Better Yielding Wheat Varieties at Kansas State For the past three years, Jesse Poland, an associate professor of plant pathology at Kansas State University , and a team of researchers have worked in five countries to stay on top of wheat improvement and the most promising technology to help … drones. “Field seasons in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh are offset from the field seasons here in Kansas,” said […]

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Drone Blasted With Whale Breath

Drone Blasted With Whale Breath

Michael Moore, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Drone Blasted With Whale Breath – Don’t Worry It’s For A Good Cause If you were a humpback whale, chances are that you wouldn’t like having someone following along above you in a motorboat, holding a petri dish out on a pole over your blowhole. That’s traditionally how researchers ascertain what types of bacteria are normally present in a whale’s exhaled breath, though. Now, […]

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Integrating Drone Technology into Your Business Is Easier Than You Think

Integrating Drone Technology into Your Business Is Easier Than You Think

phantom below The benefit that drones have for a multitude of different industries is overwhelmingly apparent to the technology-minded employees of a company, but negative connotations associated with terminology – and a lack of understanding from industrial decision makers – is holding back realisation of the full potential of this disruptive technology. Ranging from search and rescue units, emergency services, inspections and surveying companies, and media and sport coverage outlets, […]

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Project Wing delivers real stuff in Australian real locations

Project Wing delivers real stuff in Australian real locations

Wing Machine Project Wing (X’s drone delivery project), are testing their drone delivery technology with households in south-eastern Australia. For the first time anywhere, they have made drone deliveries directly to the yards of testers (deliveries for their last pilot took place in an open field at Virginia Tech ). And starting this week, testers will be able to use the Project Wing app to purchase goods from our Australian […]

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Statement by Minister of Transport about a drone incident with a passenger aircraft in Quebec City

Statement by Minister of Transport about a drone incident with a passenger aircraft in Quebec City

skyjet beech The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today made the following statement about a drone incident in Quebec City: “On October 12, 2017, a Skyjet flight was struck by a drone while inbound to Jean Lesage International Airport in Québec City. This is the first time a drone has hit a commercial aircraft in Canada and I am extremely relieved that the aircraft only sustained minor damage and […]

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