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UgCS adds DJI support.

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By adding support of DJI autopilots to the list of supported systems UgCS opens new possibilities for professional and other applications of DJI based drones. UgCS is a universal ground control software which makes it possible to operate multiple drones…

NATO summit 2014 flight restrictions.

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A Restriction of Flying order has been made to cover the period of the NATO summit, which is taking place in Newport, Gwent, during the period 3-5 September 2014 – the full details are published within Aeronautical Information Circular M 081/2014, which is contained…

UAV technology aids in collecting invaluable data

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The work of a computer scientist at Aberystwyth University has helped capture images of Greenland glaciers for the purpose of building digital elevation maps and gathering glaciology data for research. Dr Neal Snooke, a lecturer at the Department of Computer…

Robotic Raptors to the Rescue

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BY EMMA BRYCE The ability to fly may be one of birds’ most enviable qualities, but it also makes them much more difficult to corral, even when it’s for their own good. While appropriate fencing may keep some land creatures…