DJI Drones Take Flight with Worldpay

Worldpay Inc., a global leader in payments, has partnered with the world’s leading drone manufacturer DJI, to help the company expand its eCommerce platform to reach more customers around the world. The global drone market is expected to be worth more than $11.2 billion by 2020[1] and adoption is growing at a rapid pace. With growing consumer interest across Europe and in countries like Australia and Japan, DJI has selected Worldpay as its … Continue reading DJI Drones Take Flight with Worldpay

Airbus completes first flight demonstration for its commercial parcel delivery drone ‘Skyways’

Airbus Helicopters’ Skyways unmanned air vehicle has successfully completed its first flight demonstration at the National University of Singapore (NUS). The drone took off from its dedicated maintenance centre and landed on the roof of a specially designed parcel station where a parcel was automatically loaded via a robotic arm. Once successfully loaded with the parcel, the Skyways drone took off again and returned to … Continue reading Airbus completes first flight demonstration for its commercial parcel delivery drone ‘Skyways’

Consortiq Rolls Out New Risk Assessment Features to CQNet

Consortiq has introduced more advanced features to its award-winning CQNet drone management software, which allow users to manage the risk of their operations and ensure that they adhere with customer and industry standards. The company is constantly evolving the technology to make sure it is relevant and safe, and this new module that has been in development for some six months will further enhance and … Continue reading Consortiq Rolls Out New Risk Assessment Features to CQNet

T-Mobile Europe’s inaugural 5G drone flight

With Europe’s inaugural 5G drone flight, T-Mobile is demonstrating with technology partner Huawei that next-generation mobile communication is fast enough to control a drone in real time, and also transmit a high-resolution camera image of the drone. While drones can already follow a programmed flight route, it has not been possible so far to control drones efficiently using mobile communication–say for unpredictable rescue missions that … Continue reading T-Mobile Europe’s inaugural 5G drone flight

Intel Drone Light Show Breaks Guinness World Records Title at Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA, Feb. 9, 2018 – 1,218 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones made history for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony with the Winter Olympics’ first-ever drone light show that also set a Guinness World Records* title for the “most unmanned aerial vehicles airborne simultaneously.” The world record flight was prerecorded for the event. https://youtu.be/y515-3r6LeM Kicking off the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, … Continue reading Intel Drone Light Show Breaks Guinness World Records Title at Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

The Toro Company Invests in GreenSight Agronomics for Drone Mapping of Golf Courses

The Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) today announced a strategic minority equity investment in GreenSight Agronomics, a Boston-based provider of automated, agronomic intelligence technologies for turfgrass and agricultural markets. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “As the golf industry expands its efforts to improve play and more efficiently use water, the application and advancement of technology will play a vital role,” said Philip Burkart, vice … Continue reading The Toro Company Invests in GreenSight Agronomics for Drone Mapping of Golf Courses

ConnexiCore

UAV Drone Flight Services Establishes Benchmark in Customer Service & Cloud Delivery

ConnexiCore is now using best practices and processes to establish a Benchmark for their UAV Drone Flight Services platform to increase overall efficiency, lower costs, empower their drone flight crews to do their best work without wasting time and to scale to meet clients’ increasing demand. The ConnexiCore Drone Flight Services Platform includes a Benchmark in Cloud Delivery and Customer Service. Project Management: ConnexiCore focuses on Customer … Continue reading UAV Drone Flight Services Establishes Benchmark in Customer Service & Cloud Delivery

CybAero streamlines the organization

CybAero has decided to restructure the organization to make it more efficient. As a result of structural changes, the number of employees will be reduced from 35 to about 20. Furthermore, the company will outsource parts of the business. The changes are expected to result in annual cost savings of MSEK 19 –  It’s always hard to have to make personnel cuts. But since I … Continue reading CybAero streamlines the organization

Team Easy secures new sponsor

We have managed to secure our second major corporate sponsor Rigiflex Extrusions. They are a local plastics company in Northampton and were delighted to have their support We also managed to arrange a visit to an RAF Base. Dean, one of the team members who inspired me to setup Team Easy, suffers with PTSD and is currently getting support through Help For Heroes. We are … Continue reading Team Easy secures new sponsor

Drone Service Provider HAZON Solutions Announces Texas Expansion

HAZON Solutions (“HAZON”), the national leader in drone inspection services, announced today the opening of a second office. The newly organized South West Region will be headquartered in Austin, TX, and represents the first outpost for HAZON that will decrease lead times and costs for clients west of the Mississippi River. “We are extremely excited about opening our first regional office,” said HAZON CEO and co-founder … Continue reading Drone Service Provider HAZON Solutions Announces Texas Expansion