Category: GIS

Earth-i Takes the Best of British to Geospatial World Forum

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Earth-i (www.earthi.space), the British innovative distributor of Earth Observation and information services, will be supporting this year’s Geospatial World Forum in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, from 23rd to 26th May. The theme of the conference is one that Earth-i understands extremely well. Under the title of ‘Where’s the Money – disruptive business models’ attendees will explore…

Phoenix Mapper UAV

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Minimize your cost by using the Phoenix Mapper fixed-wing drone for a variety of inspection and site mapping applications. Using our unmanned drones, you can collect data and view composite photos showing the progression of your job site. Benefits Highly reliable, easy-to-use, professional-grade autopilot Easy hand-launch deployment Intuitive flight-planning process Expansive land coverage in single…

Harris Geospatial Solutions to Offer Icaros OneButton™ with ENVI® for Advanced UAS Image Processing

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Icaros Inc., a leading provider of aerial remote sensing services and software, has announced that Harris Geospatial Solutions, a division of Harris Corporation, will offer the Icaros OneButton™ family of image processing software as a front-end complement to its ENVI® geospatial analytics solution for users extracting information from manned and unmanned aerial sensor data. “Together,…

PrecisionHawk and Insitu to Bring Best-in-Class Drone Services to Commercial Market

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The Strategic Collaboration Brings Together Two of the Best in Aerial Imaging to Deliver a Broader Set of Solutions to the Commercial and Enterprise Markets RALEIGH, NC–  PrecisionHawk, a leading provider of aerial data and safety platforms for drones, and Insitu, a subsidiary of Boeing, announced today a strategic alliance to offer expansive aerial technology…

Incredible image acquisition by drone for the Freeride World Tour

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Located in Verbier, in Switzerland, “Le bec des rosses” is a famous summit to practice freeriding. With its +500 meters of vertical drop, the face is known as very technical and demanding by the best riders. Only the best of them will participate to the final stage of the “freeride world tour” located in Verbier.…

DroneDeploy Releases Improved Export Tools & New Map Viewer Page

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Drone Deploy today released a fully redesigned map viewer page — The new page is optimized for mobile web (coming soon to the app!) and is the first step in the launch of a completely new user interface, with the goal of making the DroneDeploy experience seamless across any device. In the near future, they…

Bird Eye Drones is Helping to Build the World’s Third Largest Dam in Brazil

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Brazil is building the world’s third largest hydroelectric dam on the Xingu River, a tributary of the Amazon. When complete in 2019, the Belo Monte Dam will generate 11,233 megawatts of electricity and distribute it throughout the country for both residential and commercial use. Brazil’s rapid economic growth over the last decade has created large…

World Heritage site surveyed by QuestUAV team in narrow-window mapping mission.

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Pafos Archaeological Park saw the modern meet the ancient world when a QuestUAV pilot and commander team used the Q-100 DATAhawk professional mapping drone to successfully complete a narrow-window operational survey. A mere 15 minute flight allowed the team to collect 410 high-resolution images (with a 3.5cm GSD) across a 1.1km2 region of this famous…

MAVinci SIRIUS UAS: Discover the new 5.0 features – 3D city models // updated automatic landing // Corridor mapping and more…

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MAVinci is proud to announce the new SIRIUS UAS 5.0 release! It features new camera options, new landing improvements and novelties in our mission control software MAVinci Desktop. City mapping add-on: Capture textures of vertical (building) facades The city mapping add-on enables you to capture fantastic 3D data sets that include the textures of vertical…

Micasense to demo at UAV Remote Sensing Applications (6th Edition)

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The Parrot company from Seattle will join the BCN Drone Center Course to showcase the RedEdge and Sequoia sensors. We will perform real flights with them and post-process real datasets! The one week course is all about photogrammetry and remote sensing techniques using UAV aerial images. A broad board of top level UAV professionals and…