Tagged: Video

Wildfires: Using Drone Back Burns

As firefighting efforts continue, crews are using new technology to help fight the fire. Video of helicopters and even a jumbo DC-10 fighting this fire with water drops have been seen many times, but there’s also a mini flying machine making a major difference by being another set of eyes

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New FPV Racing Drone Puts DJI Drones To Shame

Must-see footage has recently been released depicting the advancement, and possibly future, of drone videos. Directly comparing the DJI Phantom 4 Drone with the new FPV drone. The FPV is leagues above, providing cinematic footage at high speeds with zero limits. Youtube Mathieu Stern had two different pilots navigate their

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X-56A Flight by NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center

The X-56A remotely piloted research aircraft is suppressing flutter, which is a potentially destructive oscillation, at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in California. The video of the aircraft takes the viewer on a journey through preparation, takeoff, mission flight, the control room and landing. The X-56A is intended to validate

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Boeing’s Passenger Air Vehicle at Paris Air Show

Boeing will be displaying its Passenger Air Vehicle (PAV) at the Paris Air Show. This video is a behind-the-scenes of its journey to the Show. PAV is an eVTOL (electric vertical takeoff and landing) aircraft or air taxi. It represents the next generation of autonomous electric aircraft that

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Yemeni Air Defense Force Downs MQ-9

A U.S. MQ-9 unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) was shot down by the Yemeni Air Defense Force, an ally of the Houthis, while it was conducting a sortie over the western province of al-Hudaydah, where a UN-sponsored ceasefire is implemented. The Houthis media wing released a video and several photos

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FoxFury Introduces The Rugo™ 2 Drone & Camera Light

FoxFury Lighting Solutions introduces its new Rugo™ 2 Drone & Camera Light. The newest addition to the Rugo™ series is an ultra-durable lighting tool for the on-the-go videographer, photographer, and drone pilot. Powered by a rechargeable Quick Swap® Power Pack, this 620 lumen light features a sliding Tri-Lens®, which allows

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Autonomous Drone Plays Dodge-Ball

In this video, you’ll see how researchers at the University of Zurich have equipped an autonomous drone with an “event camera” that allows it to avoid moving objects while in flight. Event cameras only send data when the pixels in its field of vision change

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Everdrone’s Autonomous First Responder UAS

 Sweden’s Everdrone offers a software solution that gives autonomous UAVs critical capabilities for operating beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS). To sense and avoid, land and take off, navigate with reliability and precision – even in complex environments. This video describes First Responder UAS using ADS-B support, iPad integration

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Hands-on with the DJI OSMO Action Cam

Well, not my hands but the hands of Ash Ha, from DroningOn who has supplied a video of his unboxing that is going live at launch o’clock on sUAS News, thanks for that Ash! According to Ash, only 10 or so units were sent out into the wild for review.

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A Drone & A Gun; What Could Go Wrong?

This doesn’t seem like a great idea on many levels … and besides, aren’t these folks at all familiar with SkyNet? Turkish technology manufacturer Asis Elektronik ve Bilişim Sistemleri A.Ş. has developed an armed drone system consisting of an automatic weapon fixed on a remotely controlled small drone.

Video footage of

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ICAO 2019 Prototypes Competition

The ICAO 2019 Prototypes Competition is for anyone 18-and-over. It’s seeking maturely thought-out-3-D renderings (still images and/or video) of either new aircraft types or new types of operations. In addition to visual proposals submitted, we’re also expecting a business case summary of 500 words or less which describes why your

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Messerschmitt Bf 109 – Why an INVERTED V-12 ?

Why did the Germans use inverted V12s so frequently? If there were advantages to that design, why did Allison, Rolls Royce and Packard all go with upright V12s for their various engines in WW2? That’s the topic for discussion in this video. We get a bit off the topic here

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Chula Vista Police Releases Drone Video of Incident

Chula Vista Police released video recently showing its drone program in action during an alleged domestic violence encounter. The incident happened the afternoon of Feb. 12 in the 400 block of Park Way. A caller told police a person was driving back and forth in front of a motorcycle, possibly

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Flir’s New Thermal Studio

If you use a Flir thermal imaging device on your sUAV, you’ll want to check out Flir’s new Thermal Studio, a thermal image analysis and reporting software designed to manage large sets of thermal images and videos.

Flir Thermal Studio’s advanced processing capabilities and automation are designed to streamline workflow and

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FLIR Announces Thermal Studio for Drone Pros

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today introduced FLIR Thermal Studio, thermal image analysis and reporting software designed to manage large sets of thermal images and videos. Engineered for thermographers who use FLIR thermal handheld cameras, optical gas imaging (OGI) cameras, and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with thermal cameras, FLIR Thermal

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Lebanon Receives 6 Scan Eagle Systems

Lebanon received six Boeing Insitu Scan Eagle unmanned aerial systems from the United States on Wednesday, April 3, the Lebanese Armed Forces and the U.S. Embassy in Beirut said. A single ScanEagle system reportedly comprises four air vehicles, a ground control station, a remote video terminal and the launch and

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Oshkosh Highlights – EAA AirVenture 2018

This video features some highlights of EAA AirVenture 2018 in Oshkosh. It includes massive warbird formations, a rare pair of F7F Tigercats, T-6 Texans, a tribute to 100 years of the Royal Air Force, Honeywell’s 757 flying test bed, a surprise appearance by the US Navy Blue Angels… ….the US

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Honeywell navigator delivers precise location accuracy

Based near Lucerne, Switzerland, Aeroscout, develops industrial unmanned helicopters. In addition to the sale of them to customers worldwide, Aeroscout develops customized payload solutions, and its experienced flight crew are available to carry out projects. These include powerline inspection, mapping, scientific measurements, laser scanning, photography and video, and support is

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