Europe

Pope Francis has a drone of his very own

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by By Abby Ohlheiser A group of students from a Jesuit school in Rome presented Pope Francis with a drone of his very own Thursday, continuing what has become a delightful tradition of giving the pope cool gifts. And this drone…

Flying Robots Replace Oil Roughnecks

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by Olivia Solon “We decided to focus on oil and gas because the barriers to entry are very high, but there are real problems to be solved and the economics were better, despite the very low oil price,” Blackford says.…

A new UAS Combination CASSIUS: The Affordable ISR Solutio

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by Cranfield Aerospace Limited (CAe) is pleased to announce the strategic partnership with AV8 UAS Solutions Limited (AV8) on the support and exploitation of the CASSIUS, unmanned aircraft system (UAS) solution. CAe have designed and developed the CASSIUS unmanned autonomous solution (UAS) (often…

Drones considered for Whitehaven gull problem

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by A council is considering using drones to tackle aggressive gulls which have snatched ice cream from children. An eight-year-old boy in Whitehaven was left “traumatised” when a “seagull swooped down, took the ice cream out of his hand and…