By Brian Benchoff
Added by Thomas J Coyle III on April 23, 2014 at 3:32pm — No Comments
We have designed new board based on the Ublox NEO-M8N module.
The NEO-M8N Evaluation board makes evaluating the high performance of the u-blox 8 positioning engine simple. With a built-in USB interface for both power supply and high-speed…Continue
For some the thought of using Twitter or Facebook or LinkedIn for their small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS) business seems, well, just wrong. What good are they? Aren’t they just platforms for people…Continue
Added by Colin Snow on April 23, 2014 at 9:32am — No Comments
Transport Canada and the RCMP are investigating videos posted on YouTube showing an “unmanned air vehicle” flying near Vancouver International Airport and over Vancouver Harbour, the site of commercial float-plane operations.
Transport Canada spokesman Rod Nelson said…Continue
Hi all! Just wanted to share a project I have been involved with since last September. I was the TA for a class of students at Purdue University and we collaborated with students from Brigham Young University and Georgia Tech to create an almost entirely additive manufactured UAV for agricultural surveying. Boeing funded the program through their education wing and Stratasys was a huuuuuuuuuuuuuge help with printing our aircraft.
Wingspan is 89" from winglet to…Continue
Want to build your own blimp? The folks at Ynvisible show you how to do just that with balloons, helium, balsa wood, paperclips, motors, and Printoo, …
Gene and Trappys lawyer Brendan Schulman will be talking to Patrick on todays sUAS News podcast at 1330 PST. Call in to ask any questions. It will be available to download from the link below after the show as well.…Continue
Added by Thomas J Coyle III on April 22, 2014 at 11:10am — No Comments
Though this project uses an RC helicopter, it’s merely a vessel to demonstrate a fascinating …
From ABC News in Denver:
DENVER - The Federal Aviation Administration announced Tuesday that it…
Hello everyone my name is Tomy and not so long I started to work on a birotor VTOL .
The main idea is that I will not use any RC equipment, all of it will be controlled from the onboard…Continue
A 7-day walk, along the GR70 in the Cévennes (France), with a portable desk prototype, during which :
Our Vulture 2 spaceplane is looking rather splendid, following a quick paintjob and vinyl wrap:…Continue
It is time! With three years of research behind us and less than two months left before the first flight on June 16th, it is time to gather all the equipment, reservations and team members together to make the USA trip!!
See all the details here:…Continue
Here is a link to a report about an attempt to use UAVs to help emergency responders at Oso in Washington State.
At the recent …Continue
(also posted on rcgroups here:http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1977612&page=75)
Once it will be built (might…Continue
After some time following conversations here, I finally decided to introduce Erle, the educational drone:
For the last years I've been working in the robotics field, particularly with drones and after some time in several Universities and research centers I found many people (with much…Continue
Video of Falcon 9 Reusable (F9R) taking its first test flight at our rocket development facility. F9R lifts off from a launch mount to a height of approximately 250m, hovers and then returns for landing just next to the launch stand. Early flights of F9R will take off with legs fixed in the down position. However, we will soon be transitioning to liftoff with legs…Continue
DIY Drones community,
We are proud to announce the launch of The UAV Guide, a centralized source…Continue
The Russian approach to aircraft design has always been famous for robustness and extreme simplicity, and this now extends to multicopters! Here's their latest, with these features: moving part count, zero;…Continue