NOAA Picks Black Swift Technologies’ sUAS for Nighttime Fire Observation eXperiment (NightFOX)

Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, CO, announced today that their small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS), SuperSwiftTM, has been...

Python Tracking Project In Everglades Using Thermal Technology

Volaero Drones, a Miami based Drone Tech Startup Company, has teamed up with Bill Booth Outdoors and Bruni Infrared. They have started a python...

Study: UAS as a new source of disturbance for wildlife

Margarita Mulero Pazmany, PhD Biologist at Swiss Ornithological Institute UAS operate at low altitudes (<500 m AGL) and in any terrain, thus they are susceptible...
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Pix4D and Parrot back 6 top researchers to help them answer key #ClimateChange questions...

In December 2016, Pix4D and Parrot announced we would award a climate innovation grant to help foster innovation around the impact of global climate...

Texas, House Bill 1643 to ban drone flights over feedstock.

Critical infrastructure is a term to become familiar with. Texas House Bill 1643 has been sent to Gov. Gregg Abbot and he is expected...

Kruger Park, South Africa, stops anti-poaching drone experiment

Speaking to South African website Defence Web  Mark McGill, technical operations manager at SANParks, said that the UAV test period was “very disappointing” as no...
Coastal Monitoring

QuestUAV Drones Reliable and Accurate Tools for Coastal Monitoring

The Urgency to Measure Coastal Erosion Protecting coasts from erosion is a global mission. In the UK alone, the British Geological Survey states that across England...
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Flying in the Standing Rock TFR

In our weekly hangout last night, we spoke to drone advocate and all round good egg Rhianna Lakin. She had been to Standing Rock...

Shark footage major milestone for shark drone project

Astron, alongside partner C4D Intel, is pleased to announce successful completion of their first prototype field trial for Sentinel VDS, a state-of-the-art automated shark...

Pix4D and Parrot explore vegetation research with 3D NDVI

It doesn’t matter what narrative you hear on climate change, we can agree that keeping the earth’s forests healthy is essential to the future....