The Australian Defence Force (ADF) briefly stops flying Chinese drones

The Australian Newspaper reports that the military there followed America's example. They then modified the way they used COTs RPA in order to start...
reaper

GA-ASI Expands Team Reaper Australia

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), the world’s leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, today announced the expansion of its Team Reaper Australia....

Freedom Drone Sports partners with SME 360

It was announced today in Melbourne, Australia that Freedom Drone Sports (FDS) and Sports Media and Entertainment 360 (SME 360) have formed a new...

SkyRocket’s SkyViper and its Ardupilotness

Last night Gary had a very interesting and in-depth chat with the team responsible for the new sub-250gram SkyViper $150 GPS equipped camera drone...

CASA Discussion Paper: Review of RPAS Operations

by Shane Carmody, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Aviation Safety - CASA Overview Australia was one of the first countries in the world to introduce...

Aerodyne Passes 30 000 Assets Inspected Milestone

UAV service provider Aerodyne today passed three major milestones during an ongoing inspection for a major South East Asia Power Provider. Aerodyne teams celebrated their...
QUT

QUT to use drones to find and protect koalas

QUT will deploy drones in a high-tech effort to find and protect koalas in South East Queensland, with the State Government today announcing a funding...

Leading facility data provider Macutex signs agreement with The Institute for Drone Technology

The Institute for Drone Technology and Macutex sign agreement to explore and advance drone technology use in property and facilities asset industry. The Institute for...

AeroVironment Participates in Contract Signing Ceremony for Australian Defence Force Wasp AE Package

AeroVironment, Inc.  (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both military and commercial applications, today participated in a signing ceremony here...
AUAV

Australian UAV Shortlisted for Telstra Victorian Small Business of the Year Award

In a sign of the maturation and professionalism of the sUAS industry Australian UAV (AUAV) has been shortlisted into the finals of the Victorian Telstra...