Author Archive for Gary Mortimer

International Micro Air Vehicle Conference 2014

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The Micro Aerial Vehicle Laboratory (MAVLab) of Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) is proud the present the 2014 International Micro Air Vehicle Conference (IMAV 2014), now offering the possibility of attending the conference by live stream free-of-cost. The live stream will…

Multiple UAVs perform autonomous formation flight

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Jason Maderer, Georgia Institute of Technology These days, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) typically fly alone with a team of ground operators controlling their activities through teleoperation or waypoint-based routing.  But one aircraft can only carry so many sensors, limiting its…

Another big one on eBay

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With thanks to Rob Coles for the tip off and Adrian Eves for the id. Seems quite value. Looks very like a Tasuma Raven http://www.tasuma-uk.com/tasuma.php?p=31 THIS IS A LARGE SURVILLANCE UAV 12 FOOT SPAN,  20 SQ.FT. WING AREA POWER IS A…

BBC Life in the clouds

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If you are in the UK be sure to catch a new BBC series. It includes cut aways and other shots filmed by Wiltshire based commercial operator Skypower in the Brecon Beacons. The series begins on August 4th. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0211vzr Interesting…

Kickstarter: Mapping with Drones

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We are bringing mapping to the masses. Our site will provide users with the capability to easily create current, high-resolution maps. Let your drone do drone things. Drones Made Easy is the creator of Maps Made Easy, a new aerial imagery creation, hosting and…

CAD Drones Cloud

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CAD Drones, LLC collaborating with Verizon, HP Helion, Works Computing hopes to bring 3D drone design to the cloud. Joshua Johnson of CAD Drones, says that it will be fun to be a part of and watch the growth of…