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SF Drone School Research Center Open House May 6th

We will be hosting an open house as part of this year’s Small Unmanned Systems Business Exposition. The public is invited to come on out to Treasure Island to see live product demonstrations from vendors like DroneDeploy, PropellerAero, Skyefish, Pix4D and others. This is an...

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 of crops within minutes. These advanced graphics give the farmer an immediate indication where diseases or plant stress can be found...

DJI release nice to haves at NAB 2017 Cendence Controller and Antenna Tracking

Social media was abuzz with hopes of the DJI Spark and or Phantom5 launch for NAB 2017 but many were disappointed that it's the posh Cendence controller and a tracking antenna. I have heard it said that DJI flight controllers have toy-like simplicity. Personally, I...
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Mississippi State selected to lead Homeland Security UAS test site

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State University will lead a major research and development project for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) after a rigorous and highly competitive review process. The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has selected Mississippi as the new base of operations...

Facebook Tether-Tenna emergency communications helicopter drone

Facebook would like to quickly connect people in the event of an emergency. Yale Maguire has revealed that they have been experimenting with a helicopter lifting a hotspot. Making the internet reach parts other service providers just can't reach. It's not a new way of doing business,...

Environmental Data Collection & the Need for Speed

This year, Earth Day is Race Day! On Saturday, April 22, the Aerial and Aquatic Robot Research group (AARR) from the California State University Channel Islands is hosting the first ever Drone Data Race in Camarillo, CA. The event is sponsored by Pix4D, the industry...

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