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Missing Sports? Join Hivemapper’s “March Mapness” Contest (in April)

Missing Sports? Join Hivemapper’s “March Mapness” Contest (in April) DRONELIFE     •     April 1, 2020, 5:19 pm Drone pilots are quarantined like everyone else – but if you can get out of the house to log some flying hours, you won’t want to miss Hivemapper’s March Mapness contest.  The contest is open to all… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Pix4D presents the next generation of photogrammetry and analytics software

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Pix4D presents the next generation of photogrammetry and analytics software sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 31, 2020, 8:14 am Photogrammetry leader Pix4D is announcing today the commercial release of next-generation software addressing the modern-day professional challenges. Developed in close collaboration with customers… FLIR Announces First Order for Black Hornet Vehicle Reconnaissance System sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 31, 2020, 8:55 am Vehicle-Launched Nano-UAV Keeps Troops Secure While Providing Real-Time Situational Awareness; First Sale of VRS Will Support Technology Concept Testing for Base Protection ARLINGTON, Va., March 30,… Simplifying Drone Operations for Enterprise Customers: DroneLogbook and FlytBase DRONELIFE     •     March 31, 2020, 8:30 pm Drone solutions for the enterprise are honing in on the needs of business customers.  Two hardware agnostic drone solutions are integrating to provide a seamless solution for large enter…

PrecisionHawk Deploys Drones to Keep the Lights On

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PrecisionHawk Deploys Drones to Keep the Lights On DRONELIFE     •     March 30, 2020, 6:33 pm Despite stay-at-home orders in more than 25 states due to the coronavirus pandemic, utility workers (including drone operators) remain on the job as the first line of defense of critical power… Amazon Taps Ex-Boeing Exec to Helm Drone Delivery DRONELIFE     •     March 30, 2020, 8:35 pm Amazon is bringing a veteran aviation exec on board to run its drone-delivery subsidiary as the retail giant continues to push for 30-minute aerial shipping. On Monday, CNET reported David Carbon,… Airbus VOOM, AAM test to close sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 31, 2020, 7:11 am Clement Monnet In early 2016, we started Voom with the ambition to democratize access to the skies and transform how people move in urban environments. Over the last four years, Voom has grown from a… The Isle of Arran and The Holy Isle drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     • …

Drone Taxi: Lilium Soars with $240 Funding Round

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Drone Taxi: Lilium Soars with $240 Funding Round DRONELIFE     •     March 26, 2020, 5:33 pm Munich-based aviation startup Lilium is soaring higher today with a funding boost of $240 million. The internal funding round is led by Tencent, with Atomico, Freigeist and LGT participating. The… Battling COVID-19: Three Ways Drones Can Support Emergency Response sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 31, 2020, 7:00 am Combatting a pandemic like COVID-19 requires a drastic response and the ability to act quickly. Given the impact the virus has had across the globe, local authorities and political leaders are taking… Amazon Taps Ex-Boeing Exec to Helm Drone Delivery Drone Magazine     •     March 30, 2020, 9:40 pm File image Amazon is bringing a veteran aviation exec on board to run its drone-delivery subsidiary as the retail giant continues to push for 30-minute aerial shipping. On Monday, CNET reported… Despite the LA shutdown because of the Covid19 crisis. Los Angeles continues…

Abionica Solutions And UAV Navigation Works Together In UAV Certification

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Abionica Solutions And UAV Navigation Works Together In UAV Certification sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 30, 2020, 5:34 pm UAV Navigation, Spanish leader company in Flight Control Systems Solutions to UAVs, signs a collaboration Agreement with Abionica Solutions-specialized company in engineering systems, avionics and… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Painted my drone like droids!

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Painted my drone like droids! drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 30, 2020, 5:21 am submitted by /u/icescapades [link] [comments] Lake Wanaka, New Zealand (Mavic Air) drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 30, 2020, 8:33 am submitted by /u/SoggyBreadfruit [link] [comments] Making BVLOS Flight a Practical Reality: Onboard Sense and Avoid DRONELIFE     •     March 26, 2020, 4:18 pm As enterprise drone applications grow, the industry awaits a rule on flight beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS.)  BLVOS flight is an important concept for the growth of the commercial drone market.… AXIAL SCX10 III VS SCXII – VERT CLIMB CHALLENGE – GUESS WHO WINS! 🏆 Drone Magazine     •     March 30, 2020, 7:25 am SCXIII -VS- SCX II !!! – Who will win the vert climb challenge? Surprising results! – Tested by Justin Davis. Buy an Axial SCX10 III kit ( $369 ) : https://bit.ly/2wJkozJ Buy…

Glenwood Canyon, CO, with an empty interstate thanks to COVID-19. Mavic 2 Pro.

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Glenwood Canyon, CO, with an empty interstate thanks to COVID-19. Mavic 2 Pro. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 30, 2020, 1:56 am submitted by /u/checkyour6 [link] [comments] Alpha Unmanned Develops ‘Near-Flight’ Testing System DRONELIFE     •     March 26, 2020, 12:17 am Spanish UAV firm Alpha Unmanned Systems announced this week production of the High Accelerated Lifetime Testing (HALT) – a “minute-by-minute” flight test system. “This means that Alpha’s engines and… Skyfire Acquires Viking UAS to Tackle COVID Drone Ops Drone Magazine     •     March 27, 2020, 10:16 pm Courtesy: Skyfire Skyfire Consulting has acquired a majority stake in Viking UAS, a drone design and manufacturing company operating in the military research sector. A Skyfire press release says the… https://www.auto-uas.com/