Tagged: Multi-Rotor

Advanced Aircraft Company Launches with Gas-Electric Hybrid UAS

Advanced Aircraft Company (AAC), a developer of long-endurance hybrid-electric unmanned aircraft systems designed for a wide range of commercial, defense and public safety applications, has announced the launch of its Hybrid Advanced Multirotor Unmanned Aircraft System (HAMR). The company also announces its latest round of funding, led by Shenandoah Valley

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Advanced Aircraft Company Launches with hybrid advanced multirotor unmanned aerial system

Advanced Aircraft Company (AAC), a developer of long-endurance hybrid-electric unmanned aircraft systems designed for a wide range of commercial, defence and public safety applications, today announces the launch of its Hybrid Advanced Multirotor Unmanned Aircraft System (HAMR). The company also announces its latest round of funding, led by Shenandoah Valley

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Enhanced Fly-By-Wire for eVTOL with Veronte Autopilot

Embention has been working in air vehicle control since 2007. During these years, the company has been involved in the control of multirotors, fixed wing, tilting rotor VTOL, tilt wings, autogyros, etc. accumulating a vast experience in the flight management of all kinds of vehicle layouts. Fly-by-wire technology in Veronte

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New Algorithm Flies Drones Faster than Human Racing Pilots

For the first time an autonomously flying quadrotor has outperformed two human pilots in a drone race. The success is based on a novel algorithm that was developed by researchers of the University of Zurich. It calculates time-optimal trajectories that fully consider the drones’ limitations. To be useful, drones need

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Fully Autonomous Swarm of Gas-Seeking Nano Quadcopters

Researchers from TU Delft (the Netherlands), University of Barcelona, and Harvard University have now developed the first swarm of tiny — and hence very safe — drones that can autonomously detect and localize gas sources in cluttered indoor environments. The main challenge the researchers needed to solve was to design

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Israel Deployed Drone Swarms in Gaza Fighting

The Israeli military deployed small flocks of quadcopter drones over the southern Gaza Strip with each device monitoring a specific patch of land, The Times of Israel learned at the time. When a rocket or mortar launch was detected, other armed aircraft or ground-based units attacked the source of the

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FlyingBasket Delivers Radio Equipment in Switzerland

On 14th June 2021, FlyingBasket’s remotely piloted multicopter FB3, equipped with an automatic cargo hook, transported radio equipment weighing up to 80 kgs across a canyon in Davos Wiesen, Jenisberg, in a pilot mission for a Swiss service provider cablex. The remotely piloted multicopter FB3, equipped with an automatic cargo

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Transportation of radio equipment using FB3 Cargo Drones for leading Swiss service provider cablex

Davos, Wiesenberg, Switzerland – On 14th June, 2021, yet another successful and proven application of Cargo Drones has been witnessed in a pilot mission performed by FlyingBasket for the leading Swiss service provider cablex. The remotely piloted multicopter FB3, equipped with an automatic cargo hook, transported radio equipment weighing up

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Fruity Chutes SATS-MINI Update Solves for Fixed-Wing and VTOL

Fruity Chutes has released the 1.2.1 update for the Sentinel Automatic Trigger System (SATS-MINI), a safety device that detects when a UAV fails and triggers the parachute to deploy. Unlike other automatic trigger systems (ATS) which are onlyoptimized for multicopter applications, the SATS-MINI update adds support for fixed-wing and VTOL

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Universal UAV Optimized for Payload and Distance

The FIXAR drone from Latvia claims to outperform other models in its class in both payload capacity and distance coverage. The hybrid patented design combines the best elements of drones on the market – it provides the take-off and landing maneuverability of multirotor drones, and the increased payload and endurance

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Drone Package Delivery Market worth $39,013 million by 2030 – Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets

According to the new market research report “Drone Package Delivery Market by Solution (Platform, Infrastructure, Software, Service), Type (Fixed-Wing, Multirotor, Hybrid) Range (Short 25 km), Package Size ( 5Kg), Duration, End Use, Region- Global Forecast to 2030”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the Drone Package Delivery

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Silicon Valley Skyfront Drone Flies Sunrise to Sunset for New Flight Record

Flying from sunrise to sunset, the Skyfront Perimeter 8 gasoline-electric hybrid drone flew 205 miles, setting the record for longest drone multirotor flight ever recorded The world record-breaking flight was achieved by the lightweight, powerful, and efficient Skyfront Perimeter 8—the company’s most advanced eight rotor drone designed to meet and

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