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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....

Parrot supports climate change innovation

Parrot, a leading drone manufacturer, partners with the research group of Dr Todd Dawson, faculty at the University of California, Berkeley, to promote innovation...

USDA acquires Aeromapper Talon

The Ungulate Disease and Damage research project of the National Wildlife Research Center acquires the Aeromapper Talon to test for mapping and precision agriculture Ungulate...

Aurora’s Centaur Locates Great White Sharks off Nantucket Coast

Aurora recently partnered with OCEARCH, a world-leading marine conservation organization, to provide aerial support locating and tracking great white sharks off the coast of...

Duke Marine Lab uses Parrot Disco to monitor Hurricane Matthew impacts on the barrier...

Hurricane Matthew swept past the coast of North Carolina on the night of October 8th. This powerful storm had already wreaked havoc in the...

Nebraska researchers are turning to the air to help monitor wetland habitat conditions.

Funded through a $203,220 Environmental Protection Agency award, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Zhenghong Tang and Wayne Woldt plan to develop a methodology to use...

Drones used for global warming research

UAV Imaging Services in upstate New York with a modified Sky Hero Spyder 850 holds a Kipp and Zonen pyranometer to pick up shortwave...

4Rotor Filming collaborates with the Maine DOT Inspection program.

The Maine Department of Transportation invited 4Rotor filming llc. to fly their sUAS over various structures in July. The MDOT is creating an inspection...