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GA-ASI Completes First Production-Representative MQ-9B SkyGuardian

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. has completed the first production-representative MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). First flight of this aircraft took place on March 30, 2020 at GA-ASI’s Flight Operations Facility in El Mirage, California. “With first flight of the production-representative aircraft, we remain on schedule for delivering MQ-9B

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Japan to Require Drone Licenses for BVLoS Flights

The Japanese government plans to establish a licensing system for operating drones when the flights are beyond the operator’s line of sight. The proposal comes as the government hopes for increased usage of unmanned vehicles for purposes such as delivering daily necessities and medicine, or assisting security patrols in areas

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Pix4D presents the next generation of photogrammetry and analytics software

Photogrammetry leader Pix4D is announcing today the commercial release of next-generation software addressing the modern-day professional challenges. Developed in close collaboration with customers and partners, Pix4Dsurvey, Pix4Dmatic, Pix4Dinspect, and Pix4Dscan will contribute to revolutionizing the way professional customers operate and deliver their services. Breaking ground with Pix4Dsurvey & Pix4Dmatic Digital

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India – Jungleworks and the Panipat Administration collaborate with Drone Deliveries to Covid-19 patients

The Covid-19 outbreak has become a global crisis, which has left millions vulnerable, supply lines have collapsed, economies derailed, factories shunted and cities under lock down. While India continues to tackle this crisis & maintain nationwide lock down till April 14, 2020, the Panipat Administration has joined hands with the

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World’s First Internationally Piloted Drone Delivery

Swoop Aero has become the first drone logistics company globally to operate a fleet of aircraft from outside the country of operation. This capability was deployed in order to support the Malawian national government’s health system as they commence their response to the current pandemic. With the backing of the

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Ascent Vision Offers Resources to Support with Coronavirus COVID- 19 Outbreak

Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT), Montana-based company that specializes in delivering technology solutions for counter small unmanned aerial systems (C-sUAS) and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), is volunteering additional services and facilities to help support with the increase in demand of medical supplies, as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases continues

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Liteye Earns Additional CUAS Contract as Part of Critical US Defense Industrial Base for COVID-19

Colorado Manufacturer promotes stability in Defense Industrial Base,provides key Counter UAS (CUAS) Systems during turbulent times Centennial Colorado — Liteye Systems, Inc, a world leader in Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (CUAS), announced the receipt of an add-on specialty production order for $3M. The contract will ensure delivery

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Yates Launches AVIUS Air Delivery for Humanitarian Relief

Yates Electrospace Corporation has announced the launch of a civilian subsidiary, AVIUS Air Delivery, to provide immediate air response for humanitarian relief efforts, natural disasters and pandemics such as the current COVID-19 crisis, based on the technology of their successful 1-ton, military resupply glider Silent Arrow. Silent Arrow’s tightly

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China’s Geely Auto Delivers New Car Keys by Drone

Geely Auto launched its own proprietary online sales system that offered consumers the complete one stop solution for ordering online that included the modification of vehicle specifications, online financing and insurance as well as giving the option of establishing a home delivery in a contactless solution. Geely Auto has also

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Virginia Town Where Drone Deliveries are Daily

Futurist Thomas Frey has predicted that drones will become the most disruptive technology in human history. In a quiet residential neighborhood in Christiansburg, Virginia., one happens to be disrupting the work of two landscapers. The workers silence their weed eaters, looking to the sky in wonder as the whining drone

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AVIUS Air Delivery™ Readying Disposable Cargo UAV to Deliver 1,600 lbs. of Emergency Supplies to Combat Pandemic

Test flights underway in rural Oregon to accelerate adoption by governmental and relief agencies for COVID-19 related deliveries of medical supplies Yates Electrospace Corporation (YEC), today announced the launch of a civilian subsidiary, AVIUS Air Delivery, to provide immediate air response for humanitarian relief efforts, natural disasters and pandemics such

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WINGCOPTER and UPS flight forward to develop versatile new drone fleet

Adds new capabilities to address customer needs in a variety of industries Vertical takeoff and landing, transitioning to fixed-wing forward flight enables extended range, speed and higher cargo capacity ATLANTA/DARMSTADT, Germany, March 24, 2020 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) drone delivery subsidiary UPS Flight Forward (UPSFF) today said it would collaborate with

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Non-Stop Drone Cargo Delivery from ThereCraft

Startup ThereCraft introduced a drone for non-stop delivery of goods. The development will be used in situations where the cargo needs to be delivered urgently, the company said. Now most of the existing delivery drones have a low flight speed and can deliver goods over relatively short distances. In such

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Phoenix-Wings Embedded systems development for unmanned flying systems (Munich)

Phoenix-Wings GmbH is hiring an Engineer to create innovative systems for drones. Working at Phoenix-Wings means shaping the world of UAVs with a team of interdisciplinary professionals. We strive to deliver advanced UAV products and services based on latest technologies and creative designs. Your Mission Design and implementation of autopilot

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Medical delivery drones in an adaptive sky

There have been numerous natural disasters in the last ten years, the timescale in which civilian drones have truly become a thing. In 2010 volcano Eyjafjallajökull erupted in Iceland and the ash caused the largest reduction in civilian air traffic since the second world war. Covid-19 is world wide

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Skyports Gets £6m ($8m) Investment from Irelandia Aviation

Skyports, the urban air mobility infrastructure (UAM) provider and drone delivery operator, has announced an extension to its Series A funding to now total £6 million ($8 million) with investment from Irelandia Aviation. Irelandia Aviation joins existing Series A investors Deutsche Bahn Digital Ventures, Groupe ADP and Levitate Capital in

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Skyports extends its Series A Capital Raise to £6m ($8m) with investment from Irelandia Aviation

London, United Kingdom, 9 March 2020 – Skyports, the urban air mobility infrastructure (UAM) provider and drone delivery operator, today announced an extension to its Series A funding to now total £6 million ($8 million) with investment from Irelandia Aviation. Irelandia Aviation joins existing Series A investors Deutsche Bahn Digital

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Volansi Hires Former Amazon PrimeAir Co-Founder as CTO

Volansi, Inc., an on-demand drone delivery service, has announced its recent hire of Daniel Buchmueller as Chief Technology Officer. Buchmueller, a pioneering force within the drone delivery industry, will spearhead engineering efforts at Volansi, as well as set the direction for the company’s future unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and systems

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Former Co-Founder of Amazon Prime Air Hired By Volansi as New CTO — Daniel Buchmueller

Volansi, Inc., an on-demand drone delivery service, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Daniel Buchmueller as Chief Technology Officer. Buchmueller, a pioneering force within the drone delivery industry, will spearhead engineering efforts at Volansi, as well as set the direction for the company’s future unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)

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Propeller Announces New Machine Tracking System, DirtMate, That Collects Productivity Data in Real Time

Today Propeller, a global leader in drone surveying and 3D mapping solutions, announced that they are starting the beta phase for their new product, DirtMate, an innovative machine tracking system that delivers survey-grade progress and productivity data as often as users need it. Although every single worksite needs greater

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AI-Powered Technology Company Scores $9.2M Order to Take Down Hostile Drones

Citadel Defense’s Titan system delivers combat-proven force protection for sUAS threats and swarms San Diego, CA – Malicious use of small drones continues to impact military, government, and commercial operations. After extensive testing, evaluation, and operational assessments from over two dozen customer groups, Citadel Defense has received $9.2M in

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