FSF Partners With International Relief Organizations

October 22, 2020 0 Comments

FSF Partners With International Relief Organizations to Accelerate Drone Use in Humanitarian Missions Flight Safety Foundation announced a collaborative initiative to work with several leading international humanitarian relief organizations to facilitate and promote the safe use of unmanned aircraft systems to support humanitarian operations. The multilateral collaborative effort, with initial participation by the U.N. World …

East West Aeronautical Expansion

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

East West Aeronautical Expansion Leads to $200M Investment Offer Yesterday, an interested Indonesian investor and the Aviation Management and Industrial Drone Franchise Company, East West Aeronautical (EWA), announced a $200 million investment proposition for “Project EWA Expansion,” which will dramatically expand the Air Cargo Logistics capability at Pease International Airport, Portsmouth, NH, starting by January 2021. The EWA expansion …

MAUtechnic and Luftronix Use Drone-Based Scanning for Automated Inspections

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

Ukrainian International Airlines, MAUtechnic and Luftronix Use Drone-Based Scanning for Automated Inspections Ukrainian MRO company MAUtechnic, Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) and Luftronix, Inc have jointly conducted drone-based scans of UIA’s Boeing 737-800 aircraft in Kyiv. All scans were conducted using Luftronix’s custom-built drones with high-precision navigation systems and high-quality scanning equipment, and the Luftronix Orchestrator software …

DOJ Reports Multiple Drone Violations During Public Events

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

File image The justice department last week issued a report detailing FBI counter drone missions at key special events in what officials called an attempt to draw attention to rogue drone pilots. The report breaks down the events into “National Special Security Events (NSSEs), Special Events Assessment Rating (SEAR) events, and select mass gatherings throughout …

DRL Brings On Chris Bosh

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

DRL Brings On Chris Bosh – NBA Champion – To Lead New STEM Initiative For 2020 Season The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global, professional drone racing property, today teamed up with 2-time NBA Champion and 11-time NBA All-Star Chris Bosh ahead of their 2020 DRL Allianz World Championship Season, which starts tomorrow night, October 21st at 9pm ET on NBCSN, …

British Team Completes 72 Hour Drone Flight Test

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

Source: BAE A drone with a 150-foot wingspan just completed a 72-hour endurance trial near the English town of Farnborough. A solar-electric, fixed-wing drone, the PHASA-35 completed trials earlier this month in a simulated environment designed to model harsh stratospheric conditions. A collaborative effort by BAE Systems, Prismatic and the UK’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory …

Liaoning accelerates the construction of aviation fire emergency rescue system

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

At the 9th Shenyang Faku International Flight Conference, which opened on the 17th, a comprehensive exercise of aviation fire emergency rescue across water, land and air attracted the attention of visitors. “The unmanned helicopter we used in the exercise has a maximum load of 15 kilograms, a maximum speed of 150 kilometers per hour, can …

Flyby Technology Delivers Covid-19 Tests

October 20, 2020 0 Comments

Some of the best pilots in the UK are flying Covid-19 Test and Trace samples by drones in a pioneering move to ease pressure on the NHS during the coronavirus pandemic crisis. It can now be revealed that the drones are being piloted by former RAF, Royal Navy and combat helicopter pilots who are recognized …

Students Study UAS Air Traffic

October 20, 2020 0 Comments

The Purdue University UAS Program has recently purchased and deployed a POLARIS system – Simlat’s simulation for UAS Traffic Management (UTM) along with Simlat’s C-Star UAS Simulator.“We are excited to partner with Simlat and incorporate this innovative technology into our UAS program,” said Dr. Damon Lercel.Simlat’s POLARIS provides simulated UAS traffic at scale, simulating the …

Target Arm, BIB Tech Launch Drone Food Delivery Plan

October 20, 2020 0 Comments

Source: Target Arm A drone service startup is teaming up with a delivery tech company to develop a safer way to deliver food via UAS. Connecticut-based Target Arm last week announced a strategic partnership with BIB Technologies to “jointly developing autonomous electric delivery vehicles with drones while moving up to highway speeds,” according to a …