May 22, 2022

Collision-Tolerant LIDAR Drone

Flyability’s Elios 3 is the world’s first collision-tolerant drone equipped with a LiDAR sensor for indoor 3D mapping. The drone is powered by a new SLAM engine called FlyAware that lets it create 3D models as it flies and accompanied by a new version of Flyability’s software for inspectors, Inspector 4.0. Flyability pioneered confined space […]

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Wasp-Killing spray drone finds new frontiers

aeropestAeroPest Announces New Markets for it’s Internationally Patent Pending Precision Spraying Drone Philadelphia, PA: AeroPest, a Drexel University-backed drone-tech startup, announced a new product, the Hummingbird, an aerial precision spraying system. The Hummingbird offers a new way for pest control technicians to eliminate elevated pests such as wasp nests without the use of dangerous ladders, […]

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AIRGO and JETWIND are collaborating on standardization of the drone delivery industry

Great news from Drone Logistics Ecosystem, two of our members, the Singaporean aerospace company AirGo Design  and Brazilian drone manufacturer JETWIND BRASIL have signed an agreement to work on the introduction of AirGo’s standardised lightweight/Smart-drone cargo container and delivery system aka DroneBox™/DroneFridge™ and DroneDelivery™ for the South American market. Dr Ali Jahanshahi, DPhil, COO of AirGo Design Pte Ltd and […]

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Airwards hosts panel with CAA-UK, Royal Mail, Sellafield, SkyBound Rescuer, Ajuno

LONDON, 20 May 2022: Yesterday (19 May 2022), government, drone industry and business leaders came together at the first of Airwards’ event series: ‘The Future of the Stenosphere’. Panellists from the CAA-UK, Royal Mail, Sellafield, SkyBound Rescuer and Ajuno explored the topic of ‘Accelerating drone adoption’, in an interactive two-hour session with c.50 attendees.  Hosted […]

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FAA scales back annual safety campaign to one-day event

National Drone Safety Awareness Week has been reduced to a single day. The 2022 edition of the Federal Aviation Administration’s annual drone safety campaign is set for this June. But whereas the first three versions of the event (hosted in 2019, 2020 and 2021) all spanned a week, this year’s 2022 Drone Safety Day campaign is a one-day […]

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Donecle has acquired Dronétix to extend its automated inspection capabilities to aircraft components, starting with engines and landing gear.

Donecle, the leading company in drone-based automated aircraft inspection, acquired Dronétix Technologie on April 20 th to further expand the scope of its robotic inspections for airlines & MROs. Dronétix is a French company that has been developing an autonomous mapping drone for industrial assets since 2018. The technology enables automatic data capture and 3D […]

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Elios 3 marks Flyability’s first collision-tolerant drone with a LiDAR sensor

Our suspicions shared to Twitter were right. Swiss-based drone-maker Flyability today released its new, Elios 3, marking the world’s first collision-tolerant drone equipped with a LiDAR sensor for indoor 3D mapping. The drone relies on a SLAM engine, which is short for Simultaneous Localization and Mapping — and it’s a requirement for robots (including drones) […]

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12,000 Wingcopters for world’s largest commercial drone deployment -Continental Drones and Wingcopter to transform African supply chains and logisticsfrom the ground up

Accra, Ghana / Weiterstadt, Germany, May 19, 2022 – German drone delivery pioneer Wingcopter and Continental Drones Ltd., a subsidiary of Ghana- and Dubai-based Atlantic Trust Holding, have signed a partnership agreement to help establish drone-based delivery networks with thousands of Wingcopter drones across the African continent. These networks will dramatically improve the reliability and efficiency of existing supply chains […]

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AiRMOUR launches an extensive training package for stakeholders to learn about Urban Air Mobility

The AiRMOUR project launches a large-scale training programme on Urban Air Mobility (UAM). The training consists of three online courses with several modules and two masterclasses. The purpose is to give different stakeholders insights into the use of drones in Emergency Medical Services. The training is coordinated by LuxMobility in collaboration with EUROCONTROL. It is the third cornerstone in […]

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Altitude Angel to expedite and expand rollout of UK’s most comprehensive private ADS-B sensor network

London, UK: Altitude Angel, the world’s most trusted UTM (Unified Traffic Management) technology provider, has today announced it is to accelerate and expand its planned deployment of aviation-grade ADS-B sensors to create the most comprehensive private, secure, and trusted source of ADS-B in the UK. Altitude Angel’s focus is on building technologies that are incorporated […]

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