Survey by microplanes

Smart and quick land surveys by unmanned microplanes are now offered by the German company MAVinci, an alumnus of ESA Business Incubation Centre Darmstadt. Guided...

E-300 from Elimco

After two years of continuous and successful topographic jobs over the largest mines in the world, the E-300 Viewer has been consolidated as one...

Position Partners introduces SIRIUS UAV to Australasia

Precision solutions specialist Position Partners has announced a new Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) for the Australasian civil construction, survey, mining and agricultural industries –...

Maker of the AR Drone invests in GIS. Is cheap, commerical drone mapping on...

Many people's first introduction to commercial drones may have been the AR Drone by Parrot. Originally marketed as a futuristic RC toy you control...

How unmanned aircraft systems help with construction projects

Never mind the fact that unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the Aeryon Scout, has nosed out the lair of Central American drug dealers, assisted Libyan...

Geo-Rhea GIS using sUAS

Early adopters in the USA are sticking their heads above the parapet perhaps to give themselves a slight advantage for when commercial use of sUAS really...

Flying Construction Workers

Teams of quadrotors autonomously build tower-like cubic structures from modular parts. Work done by Quentin Lindsey, Daniel Mellinger, and Vijay Kumar at the GRASP...