Afghan man develops unmanned aerial vehicles

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By GHANIZADA An Afghan engineer has developed different types of unmanned aerial vehicle – drone and another aircraft which can be flown by a pilot. The aircrafts developed by Engineer Zmarai Helali are operated with fuel and electricity energy, and have…

Drone buzzes Panthers-Chiefs game and police pounce

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By Mark Washburn Something besides a football was flying above the field during the Panthers-Chiefs game. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Tuesday that a camera-toting drone flew into Bank of America Stadium during Thursday’s exhibition game. Its operator was detained and, after…

SimActive Releases New GPU-Based Orthorectification Module

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Montreal, Canada, August 27th, 2014 – SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is pleased to announce Correlator3D™ version 5.3, with significantly faster orthorectification. The process is now powered by GPU technology and multi-core CPUs, leading to a tenfold…

Pix4Dmapper 1.2 released today

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Create more 3D outputs directly in the software: 3D PDF: Your results are now also available in 3D PDF format Fly-Through Animation: Create your own 3D fly-through animation directly in the rayCloud Editor, then export it as a video and a list of…

X-47B night ops.

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Along with its successful mission of flying with a manned aircraft, the X-47B team also completed “Night Taxi Ops.” The team successfully maneuvered X-47B around the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt during the night. The maneuvers included taxing to a catapult,…

Cyberhawk recruiting

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Cyberhawk is the recognised world leader in the provision of industrial inspection and land surveying solutions using Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicles (ROAV) & Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV).   Their customers include Oil & Gas, Utility and Renewables companies, both onshore and…

Unmanned systems Australia announces joint venture with UVS

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Unmanned Systems Australia announces that it has agreed with UVS to jointly market Maritime Unmanned Systems. Unmanned Systems Australia Pty Ltd is a UAS consulting and training services company that assist companies understand and enter the Unmanned Systems market. The joint marketing…

Drone meet takes over Collingwood

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They can be used to survey storm damage, to help with a police investigation or enjoyed as a hobby – drones are becoming popular but there are rules to follow when it comes to operating them in Canada. Patrick Egan…

Does the Small UAV industry need its own coalition?

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by Hallie Siegel Last week USA Today reported that Amazon, 3D Robotics, Parrot and DJI had banded together to form a “Small UAV Coalition”, hiring DC-based lobbying firm Akin Gump to represent their interests before US regulators and ease the way for the commercial drone industry in that country. Akin Gump…