Australasia

UFO’s fly over inner city Sydney

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Causing a stir in the centre of Sydney a DJI Spreadwing flying from a roof top bar. Word has it the flight was for a Chivas Regal product launch. Getting the permission for this flight must have been pretty comprehensive as…

Xerospace Lite Mapping Aircraft

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Xerospace Ltd is pleased to announce that we have extended the sale of our composite Lite Mapping aircraft into the Australian market with complete local servicing & support. This move will establish a firm presence in the Australian market and…

Sirius Pro UAV delivers real time kinematic accuracy

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The Australian Pipeliner A new unmanned aerial system technology that drastically reduces aerial mapping project time and improves safety has been unveiled to the pipeline industry. MAVinci’s latest offering to the unmanned aerial system (UAS) market, the Sirius Pro UAV,…

Gang-gang: Canberra’s champion drone

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Ian Warden A Canberra Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) team has just used its clever drone to save the life of a tourist, Joe, lost in the God-forsaken wastes of Queensland. The drone not only detected him, but dropped the dehydrated…

Crash shots prove drone’s worth

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By Kristin Edge After being stuck in a traffic jam for 30 minutes Daniel Foote decided it was time to launch his drone and find out what was causing the hold-up. He popped the boot of his car and within…

2014 UAV Outback Challenge Rescue Day 1

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From the OBC Facebook page Day 3 of the 2014 UAV Challenge Outback Rescue was flying day number one of the Search and Rescue competition. The day started with teams being fogged-in. The fog lifted at about 8am and the…