HYBRiX.20 Two hours 5kg payload.

Quaternium's HYBRiX20

HYBRiX.20 is the first hybrid (petrol-electric) multirotor UAV in the market. Its advanced technology with range-extender allows it to fly for 2hr. with 5 kg. payload and up to 4 hours reducing that weight. Its unique features make HYBRiX.20 a very versatile platform for all kind of aerial applications. It can incorporate a wide range…

TeraRanger Tower named named one of the best startup innovations of 2016 at Automatica

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In the TeraRanger Tower, the French startupTerabee has developed the very first scanner to utilise multiple static sensors rather than conventional rotating or mechanical elements. The advantage of this approach is that it requires no motor, which makes the TeraRanger Tower both virtually silent and highly resistant to wear. This non-rotating simultaneous multi-axis scanner has…

u-blox Untethered Dead Reckoning technology in the smallest form-factor

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u-blox (SIX:UBXN), a global leader in wireless and positioning modules and chips, announces availability of its miniature Untethered Dead Reckoning (UDR) receiver EVA-M8E. Measuring merely 7 mm x 7 mm, the EVA-M8E is the perfect positioning component for small-sized vehicle trackers. It provides untethered dead-reckoning performance without any electrical connection to the vehicle, using low…

Part 61 Pilot or just interested here is your 107 course

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The FAA has developed regulations to allow the operation of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) in the National Airspace System (NAS) for purposes other than hobby and recreation. The rules are specified in 14 CFR part 107 and address sUAS classification, certification, and operating rules. This course is designed for part 61 pilot certificate holders…

Unanimous “Not Guilty” Verdict in Los Angeles’ First Criminal Drone Use Trial

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A jury returned a unanimous “not guilty” verdict yesterday in favor of Arvel Chappell III, the first person charged under the City of Los Angeles’ recently enacted anti-drone ordinance, in what was the first case to go to trial on a drone-specific criminal charge. Given the increasing popularity of civilian and commercial drone use, Chappell’s…

Aeromao: authorized dealer of Parrot Sequoia

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Aeromao Inc is an authorized dealer of the new Parrot Sequoia multiespectral camera.  Available now for the Aeromapper series of UAS, and in dual configuration with a Sony 24Mp, so you get ultra high resolution RGB imagery along with four bands (Green, Red, Red edge, Near Infrared), plus 16mp RGB simultaneously. This unique feature saves…

Pix4D Responds to Growing Number of Drone Professionals with Global Workshop Launch

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With the formalization of the most important regulation for the US drone industry and an increasing number of professionals worldwide using drones and photogrammetry in their business, there’s a greater need for training on how to maximize usage. How does the technology work, and what is the optimal workflow for using these tools to map,…

Airobotics Unveils Completely Automated Drone Platform

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Airobotics, a fully automatic drone platform, announces its public launch today. As a completely automatic and operated aerial system, Airobotics empowers industrial companies to leverage the power of drones without the need for skilled and expensive drone operators. Airobotics’ platform enables customers to run missions autonomously to monitor, inspect, survey, and secure large industrial facilities…

Last Call for Operator Photos in sUAS Guide

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This is the last call for operator photos to go into sUAS Guide Issue 2. It’s almost July and time for sUAS Guide Issue 2! We are calling for photo submissions from UAS operators. The best (quality & wow factor) landscape orientation submission will have their photo displayed on a two page spread in sUAS…