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Posted: 2019-08-12 13:39:16
Today's Air Traffic Report:Thunderstorms could slow air traffic today in Chicago (MDW, ORD) and Detroit (DTW). Wind may lead to delays in the New York area (EWR, LGA). Clouds are expected in...
Posted: 2019-08-08 17:11:46
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the general aviation (GA) communitys national #FlySafe campaign helps educate GA pilots about how to avoid loss of control (LOC) accidents.A LOC...
Posted: 2019-07-31 22:00:21
Today, the FAA in partnership with Kittyhawk relaunched its B4UFLY mobile application that allows recreational drone flyers know where they can and cannot fly in the national airspace system...
Posted: 2019-07-31 15:54:07
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $478 Million in Infrastructure Grants to 232 Airports in 43 States
Projects will advance safety, improve travel, generate jobs and provide other economic benefits for local communities.
Posted: 2019-07-23 14:20:59
FAA to Further Expand Opportunities for Safe Drone Operations
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) beginning on July 23 will expand the Low Altitude Authorization and Capability (LAANC) system to include recreational flyers. This action will significantly...
Posted: 2019-07-12 23:03:48
Tropical Storm Barry Update
The Federal Aviation Administration is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Barry as it continues to move toward land. We are preparing facilities and equipment to withstand storm damage along the...
Posted: 2019-07-10 20:09:57
Fly Safe: Prevent Loss of Control Accidents
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the general aviation (GA) communitys national #FlySafe campaign helps educate GA pilots about how to avoid loss of control (LOC) accidents.A LOC...
Posted: 2019-07-05 18:26:55
FAA Establishes Restrictions on Drone Operations over Additional Military Facilities
The Federal Aviation Administration announced today new airspace restrictions effective July 11, 2019 on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) attempting to fly over national security sensitive locations.The...
Posted: 2019-06-28 15:02:39
Travel Safely on July 4th
As we celebrate Independence Day with family and friends, lets keep safety front and center.While preparing your luggage for a flight, remember that fireworks are hazardous and are not allowed...
Posted: 2019-06-27 21:15:37
FAA Issues Reminder on GA ADS-B Rebate Rules
WASHINGTON The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants to remind general aviation operators taking advantage of the agencys Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) rebate program...

Posted: 2019-08-12 09:05:33
As NASA continues the final stage of testing for it’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) platform, the agency is inviting media to Corpus Christi, Texas, on Thursday,...
Posted: 2019-08-12 08:41:07
32 Teams Compete on the Battlefield with T-DT Northeastern University Taking Home the Grand Prize RoboMaster, an annual robotics competition for aspiring young engineers and university students,...
Posted: 2019-08-11 14:28:51
Come and launch your career with Arcturus UAV, (unmanned aerial vehicle) We are a manufacturing Company disrupting the industry by developing revolutionary aircraft. We have developed the most...
Posted: 2019-08-09 12:55:20
Summer FAA Waiver and Security Updates
The NAS may be an unsafe place this summer, and you didn’t even know it. Everyone else did, including Dan Elwell, Earl Lawrence, the FAA IG, DoT, the guy in charge of the 107 waivers as well...
Posted: 2019-08-09 07:43:00
Drone Fleet Transports Vaccines to Immunize Children in Remote Health Facilities in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Ministry of Health, VillageReach, Swoop Aero and Gavi, the Vaccine Allianceintroduce innovative mode of delivery to ensure communities are reached with  life-saving vaccines SEATTLE...
Posted: 2019-08-09 06:02:49
Skysense announcing New high power Outdoor Charging Pad
Automatic Drone Charging In Outdoor Environments Berlin, Germany, August 9, 2019 — Skysense ​today ​​announce​d​ the launch of ​its long-awaited new High Power Outdoor Charging...
Posted: 2019-08-09 05:50:12
West Texas Drone Workshop
Abilene, TEXAS. (August 6, 2019) – The West Texas Drone Workshop is coming to Abilene November 16. This workshop is designed to help professional drone pilots network and to learn from seasoned...
Posted: 2019-08-08 12:57:51
How photogrammetry will replace LiDAR in transmission line inspections?
Revolution in the power energy sector in on. Polish UAV manufacturer recently launched the innovative photogrammetry-based algorithm for transmission line modelling. It is to replace costly helicopter...
Posted: 2019-08-08 12:53:57
SOFWERX: UAS Capability Assessment Event
SOFWERX, in connection with the Military Information Support Operations (MISO), has created an event to determine those types of payload systems that are available to provide increased flexibility...
Posted: 2019-08-08 12:48:54
Drone Racing League Launches DRL Racer4, The Next Generation Racing Drone
The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global professional drone racing circuit, today unveiled the DRL Racer4, the next generation racing drone. The DRL Racer4 marks the league’s fourth...

Posted: 2019-04-18 13:26:37
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Posted: 2019-02-15 14:04:29
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Posted: 2019-01-03 21:42:36
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Posted: 2019-01-02 19:16:43
Albuquerque Journal / Wildflower testing drone skills at Pojoaque
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Posted: 2018-12-03 19:48:54
Herald-Mail Media / Shepherd Expands Capabilities with New Drone
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Posted: 2018-11-29 18:42:11
Colorado Parks and Wildlife using drone to survey bighorn sheep near Glen Eyrie / KOAA News 5
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Posted: 2018-11-27 16:18:51
NC State News / Drones Offer Ability to Find, ID and Count Marine Megafauna
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Posted: 2018-11-05 14:42:25
Law360 / What Comms Attys Need To Know About Drone Regulations
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Posted: 2018-11-05 14:26:37
Unmanned Aerial / FAA Reauthorization Signed into Law With Key UAS Provisions
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Posted: 2018-11-02 20:31:17
The Guardian / Drones to deliver vaccines in Vanuatu in world-first trial
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Posted: 2019-08-05 12:45:38
Skydio has released footage captured by its upcoming drone. As we reported in July, the company is set to build on the success of the R1 with a new drone this Fall. That’s about all we...
Posted: 2019-08-02 17:05:03
Automation is key to being able to scale enterprise drone operations – until drones can be utilized without the need for precise flight skills, wide adoption may be slow.  California startup...
Posted: 2019-08-02 16:46:12
To date, flight beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) has been tested with visual ground observers or in an “extended line of sight” scenario – one that may require as much staff...
Posted: 2019-08-01 15:39:14
Drone Industry Working to Overcome Barriers to Scale: Kespry and DroneBase Form New Partnership
Drone applications have undeniable benefit for enterprise operations in many industries.  Integrating an entirely new technology into existing workflows, however, is difficult – and scaling...
Posted: 2019-08-01 14:52:54
Drone Industry Influencer Gretchen West Takes Top Spot at Schiebel Aircraft Inc.
Gretchen West has been a drone industry voice for 15 years, working in a variety of advocacy and advisory groups from AUVSI to her last position at Hogan Lovells. Throughout those years, West...
Posted: 2019-07-31 19:00:00
Kittyhawk and the FAA Introduce the New Version of B4UFLY, Free App for Drone Operators
It’s a complex problem: how to ensure that all drone operators have up-to-date information on airspace before they fly.  It isn’t just a question of publishing NOTAMS and maps: drone...
Posted: 2019-07-31 16:02:01
Oops: 2 Crashes Cause Swiss Post to Suspend Drone Delivery Program
The drone delivery collaboration between Swiss Post and Matternet has, for the most part, proven extremely successful.  But after two crashes, the program has been suspended while experts review...
Posted: 2019-07-31 15:27:36
“Respected Access is Open Access”: US Forest Service, TreadLightly!, and AirMap Partner to Help Drone Operators Find Legal Fly Zones
It’s undeniable that drones are an amazing way to enjoy some of the most stunning scenery that the U.S. has to offer.  Wilderness areas, however, are designed to protect wildlife –...
Posted: 2019-07-31 14:44:44
DJI’s FPV Drone Racing Gear Has Landed
Well that was quick. DJI’s latest product release has flown in under the radar and caught us a little off guard. We reported last week that the Chinese manufacturer had filed documents...
Posted: 2019-07-30 15:36:05
From the Ground Up Podcast: Drone Operators Fight Back – The Case Against Genessee County Parks
The fourth episode of our podcast series with drone attorney and business expert Enrico Schaefer, of Traverse Legal, PLC and Drone Law Pro. From the Ground Up is a podcast series designed to...

Posted: 2019-05-14 17:21:02
Count plants across your entire field with ease using Agremo and DroneDeploySpring is here, and as agriculture professionals prepare for planting this season, we know that evaluating emergence...
Posted: 2019-04-10 17:06:14
DroneDeploy kicks off spring with the largest product release to dateIn honor of spring, the season of renewal and growth, DroneDeploy is launching a suite of capabilities to help grow your...
Posted: 2019-04-02 16:44:22
Powerful new customization & automation platform addresses workflow efficiency & productivityEmerging construction firms such as Menlo Park-based Katerra have relied on DroneDeploy’s...
Posted: 2019-03-27 13:01:02
3 Construction Challenges Drones Are Making Easier
Simplifying life on the jobsite one drone at a timeConstruction sites across the world rely on drone technology to plan, monitor, and track the progress of their ongoing projects. Used by everyone...
Posted: 2019-02-25 14:24:14
Corteva Agriscience™ Deploys The Largest Agricultural Drone Fleet In The World
The world’s largest agricultural drone fleet is transforming the way farmers manage their crops. Through a collaboration with Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, DroneDeploy’s...
Posted: 2019-02-17 16:01:02
Four Reasons Why Oil and Gas Companies Invest in Drones
Four Reasons Why Oil and Gas Companies Should Invest in DronesDrones provide practical, economical solutions for upstream, midstream and downstream operations.In our previous post, we discuss...
Posted: 2019-02-10 16:01:01
Accurate Stockpile Measurement with Drones
A free guide to measuring stockpiles and gathering accurate inventory counts with UAVs.Whether you work in the construction, mining, or aggregates sectors, stockpile management is a critical...
Posted: 2019-02-06 16:01:01
Pushing the Boundaries of Aerial Inspection with Drones
Three ways to begin using drones in the oil and gas industry.Some of the largest oil and gas companies around the world now deploy unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), better known as drones, to...
Posted: 2019-01-31 22:15:18
Product Release Wrap Up January 2019
Product Release Wrap-Up January 2019Kick off the New Year with improved accuracy and AI tools from DroneDeploySince launching the Projects interface last month, our team has been busy implementing...
Posted: 2019-01-03 01:07:28
Sustainable Design and Construction with Drones
Cresolus uses aerial surveys to support sustainable design and minimize environmental impact in tropical regions.The environment is on everyone’s minds these days. And for good reason. The...

Posted: 2019-07-15 20:00:00
  Deliveries in urban environments is by many considered to be the holy grail of the drone industry. Swedish software and drone service developer, Everdrone, just completed their first fully...
Posted: 2019-05-14 08:41:40
  Almost 400 nominations have been submitted...
Posted: 2019-02-07 19:00:00
 Swedish drone-tech company, Everdrone, is pleased to announce the formation of an advisory board to provide additional expertise to the company’s business strategy and R&D roadmap....
Posted: 2018-11-27 16:52:00
Everdrone obtains unique permit for flying autonomous drones beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS)
  Everdrone’s test manager Daniel Jonsson is monitoring...
Posted: 2018-09-13 09:17:36
Everdrone demonstrates world’s most advanced visual navigation system for UAVs – powered by Intel® RealSense™ technology
 The system integrates with any UAV platform through the flight controller, providing features such as 360° obstacle avoidance, high accuracy optical flow navigation, and precision take-off...
Posted: 2018-05-23 07:52:00
Self-driving drones can help the emergency services save lives
  Mats Sällström, Everdrone; Torbjörn Petersson, Räddningstjänsten...
Posted: 2018-03-26 13:26:30
We’ve seen things you wouldn’t believe
  It’s like that quote from Blade Runner. It feels like we’ve seen things now, that you wouldn’t believe. Maybe not attack ships on fire or glittering C-beams on our hangar gates,...
Posted: 2018-01-24 15:51:02
Test flight in harsh weather conditions
  Last Friday we left the comfort of our test facility and went for a test flight in the Swedish archipelago. We wanted to stress our hardware by exposing it to a long-distance flight under...
Posted: 2017-12-21 14:51:01
Closing the year by celebrating 10.000 autonomous flights!
  From the bitter coldness of the Nordic winter...
Posted: 2017-11-21 15:56:17
The drone technology of the future is tested in UNICEF’s humanitarian air corridor
 100 million dollars, that is the predicted turnover for the drone industry from now until the year 2020. The challenges lie primarily in autonomous and safe technology – an area that...