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Sabre Sky3d UAV LiDAR system testing

by Stephen Ball Director and Founder of Sabre The Sky3d UAV LiDAR system is a small airborne laser scanning system which generates High definition direct measurement...

Flyox I at Museu del Disseny de Barcelona

The exhibition “Design for life” opened on February 19th in the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona (Design Museum of Barcelona) and it was a success. The exhibition,...

Newquay Airport: Government ‘to oppose drone testing’

By Neil Gallacher Plans to test drones at Newquay Airport are being opposed by the government, according to a leaked briefing note. The note from the...

MWC: It’s only a matter of time before a drone kills someone, warns IEEE

By Lee Bell BARCELONA: It's only a matter time before a drone such as the one that crashed outside the White House will fall out of the sky and...

Just one ‘disastrous accident’ could set drone industry back, warn Lords

Frances Perraudin The drone industry could create 150,000 jobs across the European Union by 2050, but it would take “just one disastrous accident” to destroy...

Now hiring: Thousands of drone pilots to fly the skies of Europe

WRITTEN BY Cassie Werber There could be as many as 150,000 drone jobs in Europe by the year 2050, says a report out today from the...

Illinois Tech and ComEd Partner Together on Drone Project

Illinois Institute of Technology and ComEd have partnered on a project to use unmanned aircraft system (UAS), or drone technology, to inspect ComEd’s utility...

Phillip Frost-backed drone company adds Aventura office

Celia Ampel Reporter-South Florida Business Journal A drone manufacturer funded by Miami Beach billionaire Dr. Phillip Frost is opening an Aventura office. Jacksonville-based Drone Aviation Holding Corp....

Samsung creates drone, robotics and virtual reality lab

Samsung has set up a new research lab concentrating on drones, robotics, 3D printing and virtual reality. The research group will be part of Samsung’s mobile...

Drones flying high in Canada’s friendly skies

François Shalom, Montreal Gazette The vast and relatively quiet airspace above Canada has become fertile ground for the burgeoning drone industry. Drones can be a barrier-breaking tool...