CTA

CTA Cost-sharing initiative for the set-up of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) services for agriculture...

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)—or drones—allow capturing and analysis of agricultural data at high spatial resolution, including status of the land, crops and farm infrastructure...

Investigating the geometric accuracy of Propeller AeroPoints and Propeller cloud processing

Report compiled by Luke Wijnberg and Jonathan Swart from 3DroneMapping 14 June 2017 The Propeller AeroPoint is a smart ground control point (GCP) which aims to...
Protonex

Ballard’s Protonex Subsidiary Receives First Order For Fuel Cell System To Power Commercial UAVs

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) today announced that the company's subsidiary, Protonex, has received an initial order for its fuel cell propulsion...
AgriAnalys

Discover crop problems within minutes – Haevic AgriAnalys Drone

HAEVIC, well- known drone manufacturer of Potchefstroom, South Africa have introduced a new drone platform which can deliver complete and highly accurate multispectral images...
ICAO

ICAO Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Symposium

The Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Symposium with the theme Remotely piloted aviation in Africa: sharing experiences and challenges will be held from 17...

Kruger Park, South Africa, stops anti-poaching drone experiment

Speaking to South African website Defence Web  Mark McGill, technical operations manager at SANParks, said that the UAV test period was “very disappointing” as no...
alti uas

Alti UAS dispute IP with Australian composites manufacturer

Following the recent release of a 'Carbonix Volanti' (Australia) VTOL aircraft, ALTI UAS would like to make the following official Statement: As a composites company,...
S-PLANE

Stemme & S-PLANE offering Optionally Piloted Aircraft

Stemme AG and S-PLANE Automation (Pty) Ltd today announced an agreement to integrate S-PLANE subsystems into the ECARYS ES15 aircraft to create an Optionally...
south africa

South Africa’s constrained commercial drone industry

Good news bad news, the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has announced that to the end of January 2017 there are 368 licenced...

Rwanda forges forward with drone mapping

Rwanda forges forward in drone mapping use After Rwanda made waves in the news early last year for allegedly being the first country to...