The Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (SUAV) market forecast report offers a complete analysis of the market across the forecast period of six years from 2014 to 2020. It provides an analysis of the factors that drive the market, restrain the growth of the market, and the challenges faced by the industry.
The major factors driving the SUAV market…Continue
It's been already a while ago since we started selling one of our newest drones based on the Talon UAV airframe: the Aeromapper Talon.
In this occasion we wanted to use a large foam aircraft, something that was compact and yet large to offer 60 minutes endurance carrying a Sony Nex 5 with wide angle lens (as standard sensor, but more sensors are available). We…Continue
I have been working on and off towards a VTOL aircraft for a few years now. All of this work has been kept off of the record, but I had the very first successful VTOL Flight and transition with this aircraft yesterday and am very excited to share these results. This method of VTOL is not a new…Continue
Flying Wing for Search and Rescue
I've been working on designing a flying wing UAV since 2 months now. Human search and rescue using an autonomous drone is the prime objective of this project.
One of the major aim of our project is to show how a visual human detection system that uses images from a normal camera can be implemented in software. The system would fit into the larger context of disaster…Continue
On Oct 10th, Tecscorp™ and FIA Foundation announced that they have teamed up to offer the firsts two Online course on design, development and deploy of Drones, that students can earn exclusively through the Online Course delivery format and and completely in Spanish.
More information here: http://ec.europa.eu/transport/modes/air/consultations/2014-civil-drones_en.htm
Consultation period: 14/08/2014 – 24/10/2014 - END…Continue
Added by Rui Costa on October 23, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
PrecisionHawk, an information delivery company that uses a small, lightweight UAV [Unmanned Aerial Vehicle] and cloud-based software to collect, process and analyze aerial data, announced…Continue
As we are rapidly approaching the official release of the Albatross line of aircraft, we thought there would be no better way of saying thank you than by giving away a free airframe to someone in the community. As such we have decided a design contest is in order for the best paint scheme, with the winning…Continue
It may look like a flying manta ray, but this is actually the University of Sheffield's latest UAV
By Ben Coxworth
October 14, 2014
Added by Iain Butler on September 28, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Some of our latest work in Spain, photogrammetry for surveying work in archeology, classical topography and microtopography for the study of erosion phenomena in soils, and studies with near-infrared camera on riparian forests. The flights were performed with UAV-Mentor3 (fixed wing) and multicóptero (rotary wing).…Continue
Today Perth UAV flew at the 2014 UAV Outback Challenge. Out of the 20 competitors, 15 were cleared to fly. 1…Continue
According to market research "Small UAV Market by Application (Military, Commercial & Civil, Homeland Security), by Payloads (EO, LiDAR, Laser Designator, Meteorological sensors, Cameras, Telemetry, Autopilot, and NBC detection), by Propulsion System (Hybrid, Hydrogen cell, Solar, Lithium-ion battery), by Geography - Market Forecast and Analysis to 2014…Continue
This is the first post in what I hope to be a series of posts on exploring the possibilities in using the Oculus Rift alongside a UAV. The plan in the long run is to create a GCS for the Oculus Rift or other HMDs that gives you a feeling of actually sitting up in the air being able to look…Continue
Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), often known as drone is a type of aircraft that flies without a human pilot abroad. These types of vehicles are controlled by onboard computers autonomously or with help of a human-operated remote control. Advancements in the commercial as well as military vehicle technologies have…Continue
We are up to 250+ firms on our directory. We are planning to do a check on hiring soon to see where the industry stands. If you have any comments send a note to firstname.lastname@example.org we look forward to hearing from you.
It would be great to get…Continue
Added by Eric Kubicka on August 20, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
A big enabler for UAVs going forward, especially with respect to commercialization, will be improving telemetry range. On that note, I've released my MAV Downlink Android application and associated tools today.
MAV Downlink opens up a new communication pathway for you to talk to your UAV while it…Continue