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SimActive for Mining Activities

SimActive for Mining - Drones & Volume CalculationSimActive

SimActive for Mining – Drones & Volume Calculation SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, is proud to announce new features to improve volumetric calculation. Correlator3D™ now has integrated tools for users to generate precise statistics on mining activities. Applications like mineral extraction monitoring can all be done seamlessly within the software. Users can process raw drone data, produce point clouds and…

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PAE ISR Partners with NASA For 2020 Demo

PAE ISR Partners With NASA For 2020 Unmanned Aircraft Demo in U.S. AirspacePAE ISR

PAE ISR Partners With NASA For 2020 Unmanned Aircraft Demo in U.S. Airspace PAE ISR, LLC, the original equipment manufacturer of the Resolute Eagle, signed a cooperative agreement with NASA to conduct a demonstration in the 2020 National Airspace System and work toward full integration of unmanned aerial systems into the NAS. “NASA’s Systems Integration and Operationalization Demo program is a…

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First FAA Approved Civil Use of BVLOS with Radar

Avitas Systems Is The First FAA Approved Civil Use of BVLOS with RadarAvitas Systems

Avitas Systems Is The First FAA Approved Civil Use of BVLOS with Radar Avitas Systems, a GE venture, announced that it received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to fly an unmanned aerial system (UAS) beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) in Loving County, Texas. The permission authorizes Avitas Systems to fly a UAS over 55 pounds at low altitudes without…

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Kitty Hawk Partners With Air New Zealand

Kitty Hawk Partners With Air New ZealandKitty Hawk // Zephyr Airworks

Kitty Hawk Partners With Air New Zealand Almost six months ago, we introduced you to Cora — one of the world’s first electric, autonomous air taxis. It was a thrill to share our vision of a future where your life is connected by the power of everyday flight. Where bumper to bumper traffic is a relic of the past, and…

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ApusDuo Aircraft Completes Flight Tests

UAVOS ApusDuo Aircraft Completes Flight TestsUAVOS

UAVOS Prototype ApusDuo Aircraft Completes Flight Tests Big things are happening over at UAVOS Inc., the Silicon Valley-based company that offers proprietary unmanned aerial, ground and surface solutions with applications in commercial, industrial and defense markets. The company announced last week the successful completion of the first stage of the flight tests on the 10-meter (32.8 feet) prototype of the High Altitude Pseudo Satellite (HAPS)…

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Drone Light Meets FAA Night UAV Requirements

New Power Pack For Rug Drone Light Meets FAA Night UAV RequirementsFoxFury Lighting Solutions

New Power Pack For Rugo Drone Light Meets FAA Night UAV Requirements FoxFury Lighting Solutions announces a new rechargeable Quick Swap® Power Pack with Strobe for the Rugo™ Drone & Camera Light. This new Power Pack is most useful for drone (UAV or sUAS) night operations as it fulfills the FAA FAR 107.29 requirements for dusk, dawn, and night flights. The Rugo™ is a rugged go-anywhere lighting tool…

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Terra Drone Acquires Significant Stake In Inkonova

Terra Drone

Japan-based Terra Drone Acquires Significant Stake In Inkonova Terra Drone‘s UAV inspection, survey, and other service provisions cover various industries globally including mining, Inkonova’s main market. The deal is comprised of a cash injection, changes to the management team, as well as technical, business development, and operational collaborations. Ahmed AlNomany, InkonovaAB Cofounder and CEO stated, “We feel reinforced, a sort of graduation. Terra Drone’sglobal…

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FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 Signed

FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 SignedAMA

FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 Signed The President of the United States has officially passed the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. The following letter from the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) discusses what to do next.  Dear Members, President Trump today signed the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 into law, which contains several provisions relating to our hobby. As we previously mentioned, AMA championed some…

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Stan Kapashesit Joins Drone Delivery Canada

Moose Cree First Nation's Stan Kapashesit Joins Drone Delivery Canada Advisory BoardDrone Delivery Canada

Moose Cree First Nation’s Stan Kapashesit Joins Drone Delivery Canada Advisory Board Releases Video from Moosonee / Moose Factory BVLOS Pilot Program Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) is pleased to announce that Moose Cree First Nation’s  Mr. Stan Kapashesit – Director of Economic Development has joined DDC’s Advisory Board to assist in the Company’s commercial strategy for remote communities in the James Bayregion. “Moose Cree…

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FAA Speak Or What’s In A Word

FAA Speak Or What's In A Word Gold Seal UAV Ground School

FAA Speak Or What’s In A Word  As the first two years of the FAA Part 107 have now passed, it is now time for Remote Pilots to renew their certificate, which is good for another two years. The Recurrent Test is made up of 40 questions, whereas the original test was comprised of 70, but don’t let that fool you,…

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