Yuneec makes Entrance Into Fixed Wing and Racing Drone Categories at CES 2018

An entry into the fixed wing world for Yuneec, are they trying to get a slice of market share that DJI seems to have...

Aberystwyth University Invest in UAV LiDAR for World-leading Forestry Research

The Earth Observation and Ecosystem Dynamics Group at Aberystwyth University have invested in a drone-based LiDAR and spectral imaging package in order to enhance...

Kittyhawk Announces Automated Flights for Enterprise Drone Operations Platform

Consumer Electronics Show, LAS VEGAS - January 8, 2018 - Kittyhawk, the market leader in commercial drone operations software, today announced new features to...

Department 13 and Raytheon Team to Provide Counter-Drone Technologies to Global Defense Organizations

Companies working together to protect U.S. and allies against enemy drone threats Perth, WA and Columbia, Maryland USA: Department 13 International Ltd (ASX:D13) – a...

RT LTA delivered its first Crow1 aerostat system to a customer in Europe

Crow1 is the civil model of the SkyStar 180 aerostat. The Crow1 aerostat will be used for civil security mission. RT LTA Systems Ltd, developer...

Planet and Farmshots Satellite Pasture and Cover Evaluation (SPACE™)

Planet has again partnered with FarmShots to power a next-generation agriculture solution for Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC). LIC’s Satellite Pasture and Cover Evaluation (SPACE™)...
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Bad Karma – GoPro to shutter drone division in February

Techcrunch reports that GoPro is to lay off 2-300 jobs largely in the drone section. Not quite sure how many people were working in...

NEC and Nidec develop technology to control robots equipped with Intelligent Motors

NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and Nidec Corporation (Nidec; TSE: 6594; OTC US: NJDCY) announces the successful joint development of a technology that enables...

Market-First Improvements Rolled out to CQNet Drone Software

Consortiq has not rested on its laurels over the festive period and has been busy working on rolling out several improvements to its award-winning...

Orion UAS Contracted by U.S. Air Force

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a new $48 million contract to Aurora Flight Sciences for the continued development of the Orion Unmanned Aircraft...