Pygmy Rabbits Landscape

The U.S. Geological Survey, Boise State University and the University of Idaho are partnering to use UAS technology to gather data on the landscape...

AEROmetrex and Hawkeye-UAV sign distributor agreement

Australian-owned AEROmetrex, leader in digital aerial data acquisition and processing, and New-Zealand company Hawkeye UAV, pioneer in commercial Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle (UAV) operations have...

Unmanned Aircraft Systems’ Remote Sensing Technology Used Against Bark Beetles in National Forests

 2011 Unmanned Aircraft Systems’ Remote Sensing Technology Used Against Bark Beetles in National Forests Brett Whalin   This paper goes over the growing problem of bark beetles destroying...

Jacksonville District’s UAV program soars

John H. Campbell, USACE JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  "All right guys, going into take-off mode. You are hot!" Everyone aboard the airboat grows quiet. It's the moment they've...

First image from United Nations Institute for Training and Research UNOSAT UAS

After over one year of positive research and experimental tests, the UNOSAT team has acquired its first Mini-UAV in late 2011 and placed orders...

Funding given to uni for aircraft project

A project which hopes to improve the reliability of unmanned aircraft used to assess disaster zones has received hundreds of thousands of pounds to...

Arkansas residents may face taxation by aerial image.

Just as privacy concerns are raised by ACLU and others over drone use in the USA, Quorum Court in Arkansas has approved the use...

The Secrets of Aerial Photomapping a free ebook

We predict that this .PDF will sit on the hardrive of every serious  UAS operator that uses  photogrammetry and structure from motion. In it Krzysztof describes...

Apple Maps Inevitable As Company Acquires 3D Mapper C3

Point cloud and photo based solutions in sUAS for commercial applications may shortly become even more straightforward. Apple has apparently bought its third mapping company, the...

MAVinci Desktop: Enhance acquired UAS images to geo information products

MAVinci offer a complete airframe and imaging system. Orthophoto UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) SIRIUS I and SIRIUS II are the perfect tool for simple, fast...