Ottawa Proposes More Drone Regulations

Trevor Bergmann is the CEO and founder of AeroVision Canada, based in Beechville. While the drone industry continues to soar, Ottawa wants to expand regulations for drone operators for the second time this year that will further control their recreational use and increase potential infractions. On Friday, Transport Canada published an impact analysis in the […]Read more…

How Drone Data and AI Are Accelerating the Commercial Drone Industry

Sponsored post by Rosalie Bartlett, Marketing Manager, Kespry — Manufacturers of unmanned vehicles are almost always referred to as “drone companies.” For enterprise solution providers like Kespry, however, drones are simply a tool used to gather the real product – data. Data is what provides real value to the customer; giving them better decision-making tools, […]

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WP Rugby Uses Drones for Unique Perspective

In a first for rugby in South Africa, the DHL Stormers and DHL Western Province are using drone technology to take their game to the next level for players and fans. Advancement of the sport around the world sees new technology influencing everything from kit design for improved performance and recovery to ball developments for […]

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Record Long Drone Delivery Demo in Texas

Two Tucson companies were part of a team that recently claimed a new U.S. record for long-distance urban delivery by a drone, using cellphone networks to help navigate a simulated 97-mile trip. Team Roadrunner, a Nevada unmanned aircraft consortium that included Tucson-based Latitude Engineering and AUV Flight Services, conducted the flight in Texas in early […]

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Professional Photographers of America Adds ‘Certified Drone Photographer’ Certification

The US Professional Photographers of America (PPA), a nonprofit photography association touting 30,000 members in more than 50 countries, has launched a “Certified Drone Photographer” programme for members. This unique program ensures that you are not only legal to fly drones, but also equipped with the education to take the best pictures using drones. Before you jump […]

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New Counter-UAS Program Tested at Bagram

As the use of unmanned aircraft systems rises across the world, researchers from around the Defense Department are testing new ways to counter the new threats they could present. The Air Force’s 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron here teamed up with a researcher from the Air Force Research Lab to teach airmen how to pilot […]

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Dutch Drone Films Games of Thrones Season 7

During the recordings of the most downloaded series of the Games of Thrones, the NEO drone has been used in Iceland provided by the Dutch company Acecore Technologies. The recordings took place last winter at different locations in Iceland. According to owner and pilot Jorrit Linders the weather conditions were very extreme. It was for […]

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