Aerial Vehicle

Cinematography on the Fly

Cinematography on the Fly

May 18, 2017 @ 09:48 | By Larry Hardesty | CSAIL | MIT News |  System directs camera-equipped drones to maintain Cinematography of an aerial shot. In recent years, a host of Hollywood blockbusters — including “The Fast and the Furious 7,” “Jurassic World,” and “The Wolf of Wall Street” — have included aerial tracking shots provided […]

Intel Takes Flight Falcon 8+ with New Capabilities and Solutions

Intel Takes Flight Falcon 8+ with New Capabilities and Solutions

May 11, 2017 @ 18:54| Intel has developed a new commercial drone, Falcon 8+,  an advanced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).  It delivers the best performance and weight-to-payload ratio on the market, the highest stability in harsh conditions, and best-in-class safety. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich took the stage to deliver the show’s opening keynote, sharing the […]

Record Set For Longest Drone Urban Package Delivery In The U.S.

Record Set For Longest Drone Urban Package Delivery In The U.S.

May 11, 2017 @ 05:46| Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (Team Roadrunner) set the Longest Drone which record flying a fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) over 97 miles to Austin, Texas using cellular connectivity. Launched from a central Texas urban location, the UAV flew a preplanned route through the National Airspace System (NAS) using a combination of […]

Free PrecisionMapper Software for Drone Mapping

Free PrecisionMapper Software for Drone Mapping

May 10, 2017 @ 13:33| PrecisionHawk Launches Free PrecisionMapper Software that can stitch an unlimited number of photos, create maps without resolution limits and run algorithms to analyze their data for free. PrecisionHawk, a leading commercial drone and data company, has opened access to its professional mapping and analytics software, PrecisionMapper, for free.  By eliminating […]

Pulse Aerospace Announces Radius 65(tm) and Vapor 15(tm)

Pulse Aerospace Announces Radius 65(tm) and Vapor 15(tm)

May 10, 2017 @ 10:00| Pulse Aerospace has announced the release of two new rotorcraft UAS, the petroleum powered Radius 65TM  and electric Vapor 15TM. May 9, 2017, Lawrence, KS –Pulse Aerospace, the premier developer of helicopter Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) platforms in the United States, has publicly announced the release of two new rotorcraft UAS, the […]

Robird And Integrated Drone Solutions Deployed At Major International Airport

Robird And Integrated Drone Solutions Deployed At Major International Airport

May 10, 2017 @ 09:11| -A world-first: integration of drones within daily airport operations – Edmonton International Airport to incorporate Robird and integrated drone solutions -Clear Flight Solutions and AERIUM Analytics providing full-service drone package under Alberta Aerospace & Technology Center Edmonton International Airport (“EIA”) will be the first ever airport in the world to […]

World’s First Spherical Drone Display

World’s First Spherical Drone Display

Apr 26, 2017 @ 13:11| NTT DOCOMO has developed a spherical drone display – an unmanned aerial vehicle that displays LED images on an omnidirectional spherical screen while in flight. TOKYO, JAPAN, April 17, 2017 — NTT DOCOMO, INC., in a continuing quest to create innovative new business, has developed a spherical drone display – […]

Swarms of Autonomous Aerial Vehicles Test New Dogfighting Skills

Swarms of Autonomous Aerial Vehicles Test New Dogfighting Skills

By John Toon| Apr 24, 2017 @ 17:40|  Researchers from the Georgia Tech and Naval Postgraduate School pitted two swarms of autonomous aircraft against one another over a military test facility. Aerial dogfighting began more than a century ago in the skies over Europe with propeller-driven fighter aircraft carried aloft on wings of fabric and wood. […]