UTM achieves unmanned aircraft milestone


JOHOR BARU: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) plans to soar further in the aeronautical industry after successfully putting together an unmanned aircraft. The university’s deputy vice-chancellor of research and innovation Prof Dr Mohd Azraai Mohd Kassim said the aircraft, UTM-UAV Camar 1…

Event 38 and Cegak Teknologi Deliver Drones to Malaysia


Akron, Ohio – Event 38, a leading manufacturer of unmanned aerial vehicles for industrial use, announced a key partnership with Cegak Teknologi, Malaysia’s premier supplier of survey and mapping equipment and software. Under this agreement, Cegak Teknologi will offer Event…

Alibaba begins drone delivery trials in China


By Leo Kelion China’s biggest internet retailer says it has begun testing drone-based deliveries to hundreds of customers. It says the trial will last three days and be limited to areas within a one-hour flight of its distribution centres in…