Transport Canada Approves BVLOS Commercial Drone Operations

October 14, 2020 0 Comments

Transport Canada Approves BVLOS Commercial Drone Operations with Iris Automation’s Casia Safety Technology  Transport Canada has issued the second Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) for Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flights in uncontrolled airspace utilizing infrastructure masking and Iris Automation’s onboard detect-and-avoid (DAA) solution to MVT Geo-solutions. Under this SFOC, MVT, the UAS Center of Excellence (CED Alma), and …

Aerial Surveying: DJI Introduces 2 New Powerful Payloads

October 14, 2020 0 Comments

This week the INTERGEO conference takes place: the world’s biggest conference for the geospatial industry.  Drones have become such a big part of the geospatial industry that there is now a dedicated section of the show for them: INTERAERIAL Solutions focuses on aerial surveying using drones.  At Intergeo today, the world’s largest drone manufacturer, DJI announced …

DJI Unveils Zenmuse P1 And Zenmuse L1

October 14, 2020 0 Comments

DJI Unveils Zenmuse P1 And Zenmuse L1 – First Integrated Lidar Drone Solution And A Powerful Full-Frame Camera Payload For Aerial Surveying This morning, DJI, the world leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, announced two new game-changing payload solutions for its flagship commercial drone platform, the Matrice 300 RTK. Introducing the DJI Zenmuse P1 and DJI …

DJI Phantom 5 is coming?

October 14, 2020 0 Comments

Does this mean a DJI Phantom 5 is coming? We don’t think so An image shared on Twitter in response to a tweet about the DJI Mavic 3 killing the Phantom 5 shows off what looks to be graphics for the Phantom 5 launch. We aren’t so sure the image is real – and have doubts that …

UK agricultural insurance market

October 13, 2020 0 Comments

Drones and data set to revolutionise the UK agricultural insurance market Iprosurv, the UK’s leading aerial survey, inspection and mapping provider, has entered into a partnership with US-based agricultural surveying specialists, Sentera, in a move that will change the way agricultural risks are managed and insured in the UK.  The deal sees the full Sentera …

ModalAI Launches VOXL m500

October 13, 2020 0 Comments

ModalAI Launches VOXL m500 – American-Made Drone Pre-Configured with LTE Check out the latest from ModalAI, the VOXL m500. It’s a fully built and ready to fly autonomous drone. It’s American-made and perfect for your developer needs. [embedded content] Development Drone Built in USA Develop PX4 autonomous flight quickly with this open and fully programmable bind …