All Blog Posts Tagged 'UAV' (289)

Small UAV Market - Global Forecast to 2014 - 2020

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…

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Added by Steve Stark on November 17, 2014 at 9:00am — 6 Comments

Aeromapper Talon mapping drone

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…

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Added by Mauricio on November 3, 2014 at 10:38am — 16 Comments


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Out of the Black: SLT VTOL UAV

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…

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Added by Joseph Aletky on October 31, 2014 at 12:30pm — 18 Comments

Flying Wing for Search and Rescue

Flying Wing for Search and Rescue

Hey Guys,

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.

First Prototype.

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…

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Added by Karan Chawla on October 25, 2014 at 5:30am — 21 Comments

Tecscorp announces two online courses on Drones

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.

 “The…

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Added by Ronald Messino on October 23, 2014 at 4:30pm — 3 Comments

A policy initiative on opening the market for remotely piloted aircraft systems Questionnaire

European Union is doing a questionnaire about the use of "drones".

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…

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Added by Rui Costa on October 23, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

PrecisionHawk Joins 3DR And Other Industry Leaders As Members of Small UAV Coalition

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…

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Added by Lia Reich on October 20, 2014 at 12:13pm — 2 Comments

Applied Aeronautics - Albatross Design Contest

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…

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Added by Applied Aeronautics on October 19, 2014 at 10:30pm — 61 Comments


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3D-printed UAV now sports ducted fan motors

It may look like a flying manta ray, but this is actually the University of Sheffield's latest UAV

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October 14, 2014

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Added by Thomas J Coyle III on October 15, 2014 at 3:41pm — 4 Comments

Applanix Offers Single-Board GNSS-Inertial System for UAV Mapping



Applanix, a mobile mapping and positioning company, has introduced a new product that enables major improvements in unmanned airborne mapping: the Applanix APX-15…

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Added by Rui Costa on October 9, 2014 at 4:29am — 17 Comments

Drone Mapping in Agriculture

This is a compilation of 3 blog posts from theUAVguy which cover the use of UAV's in agriculture. The first blog covers How UAV's can help in Farming - An…

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Added by Iain Butler on September 28, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Trabajos técnicos con UAV en España (UAV technical work in Spain.).

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).…

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Added by Habitat Estudios Ambientales s.l on September 26, 2014 at 4:30am — 2 Comments

PerthUAV at the 2014 UAV Outback Challenge

Today Perth UAV flew at the 2014 UAV Outback Challenge.  Out of the 20 competitors, 15 were cleared to fly.  1…

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Added by Stephen Gloor on September 24, 2014 at 4:00am — 14 Comments

Small UAV Market by Application expected to worth $1.9 Billion by 2020

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…

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Added by Steve Stark on September 22, 2014 at 3:44am — 2 Comments

Oculus Rift DK2 with MavLink head tracking and HUD, first steps (OVRPilot part 1)

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…

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Added by Nils Högberg on September 13, 2014 at 3:56pm — 12 Comments

Small UAV Market Driven by Low Costs & High Production Rate

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…

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Added by Steve Stark on August 25, 2014 at 4:30am — 3 Comments

UAS Directory Growth

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 eric@uascareercentral.com we look forward to hearing from you.

It would be great to get…

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Added by Eric Kubicka on August 20, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Aerial Survey in Uganda

Mark Wijnberg Land Surveyors recently completed an aerial survey of a river valley in a remote section of Western Uganda. The area is found on the Eastern slopes of the Rwenzori…

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Added by Luke Wijnberg on August 19, 2014 at 6:27am — 19 Comments


3D Robotics
“TripAdvisor” Wiki for International UAV travel

The Humanitarian UAV Network has just launched a Wiki dedicated to collecting and storing information about international drone laws and regulations. The site includes a section for pilots…

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Added by Roger Sollenberger on August 14, 2014 at 8:00am — 3 Comments

APM Telemetry using an Android Smartphone

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…

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Added by James Betker on August 4, 2014 at 6:30am — 73 Comments

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