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ASSURE UAS Ground Collision Severity Evaluation Final Report

What could happen if a drone hit a person on the ground? What's the risk of serious injury? Can those risks be reduced? Although the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) can't yet definitively answer those questions, studies by a consortium of leading universities through the Alliance...

More efficient construction management with Pix4Dbim

A volcanic archipelago in the Central Pacific of only 11,000 square miles, Hawaii has seen sustained economic growth for the last few years, and a record-breaking pace for the tourism industry. Construction benefits from this growth with an increasing need for infrastructure. Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company...

3DR Raises $53 Million Series D Round

We are excited to announce that 3DR has recently raised $53 million in capital as part of our Series D funding round. This round includes both new equity and conversion of debt equity. It was led by Atlantic Bridge, and with investments from the...

FAA Will Open More Airspace for UAS Ops

Matt Fanelli Senior Manager for Strategy at Skyward One of the most staggering statistics that the Federal Aviation Administration revealed at a recent UAS Symposium was that businesses submit more than 3,000 Part 107 waiver requests per week. So it’s no wonder that it can...

Sentera introduces revolutionary multispectral double 4k sensor

Today, Sentera announced the release of its Multispectral Double 4K Sensor, offering five precise spectral bands: blue, green, red, red edge, and near-infrared (NIR). This sensor enables users to collect visual band imagery as well as vegetation indices based upon the addition of NIR...

Drone maker DJI offers up to $145,000 bounty for information on Chinese illegal flights.

If you can identify who flew and disrupted flights at Chengdu airport in April 2017, DJI might give you $145,000. No suprise that this press release does not seem to in English on the DJI site. It is below in all it's Google translate glory....

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