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Water-landing drones routinely fly BVLOS missions over marine reserve against illegal fishing and pro-biodiversity.

Two units of amphibian Aeromapper Talons were utilized successfully during a set of trials during an expedition to beautiful Turneffe Atoll in Belize, in a work lead by the Zoological Society of London and the Turneffe Atoll Sustainability Association. The drones, built by Canadian company Aeromao, were used to detect and document illegal…


Added by Mauricio on August 20, 2019 at 8:41am — 1 Comment

3D Robotics
Tupperware + ArduRover = super cheap (but still effective) autonomous boat

From Hackaday:

There’s nothing quite like the sight of a plastic box merrily sailing its way around a lake to symbolise how easy it is to get started in autonomous robotics. This isn’t a project we’re writing…


Added by Chris Anderson on August 18, 2019 at 9:30pm — 1 Comment

Tersus Oscar RTK base station

Tersus Oscar RTK receiver is finished. 

The Oscar GNSS Receiver is a new generation GNSS RTK system. It supports calibration-free tilt compensation function which is immune to magnetic disturbances, leveling pole is not required. Easy configuration with 1.54 inch interactive screen on Ultimate and Advanced…


Added by Haley Hu - on August 13, 2019 at 6:30pm — 5 Comments

XAIRCRAFT P30 Plant Protection UAS wins at Red Dot Design Awards 2018

2018 April 9th, Essen, Germany - The Red Dot Design Awards announced its 2018 winners, XAIRCRAFT Plant Protection UAS P30 awarded the title ‘Red Dot’ in product design.

Founded in 1955, the Red Dot Design…


Added by viya on August 8, 2019 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Temperature monitoring in climate change research using UAV thermal imaging

Billions of people suffer the effects of inadequate access to water. Strategies for mitigating and adapting to such outcomes are urgently needed. Maintenance of healthy vegetation is a necessary pre-condition of this globally-preferential state. And for this purpose, a suitable tool is needed to inform how effective this effort…


Added by Workswell on August 8, 2019 at 12:30pm — No Comments

HD Streaming Live Ardupilot/PX4 Drone Footage to Your Application or to Facebook/Youtube using Wowza Media Server

Video below we stream video to my website demo with RTMP Adobe Flash Player

  • If you have a business drone for delivery, security, ambulance using Ardupilot/PX4 firmware, it is necessary to play live video from drone footage for your clients/partners from your application. And…

Added by XBStation 4G UAV Solution on August 8, 2019 at 2:57am — No Comments

4K EO/IR dual sensor zoom camera for drone

Hey guys,



Added by yangdaonline on August 8, 2019 at 12:29am — 3 Comments

To Accelerate Smart Agriculture, XAG Presents Applicable Solutions on Scaling Agritech at World Economic Forum

July 3, DALIAN – The World Economic Forum’s 13th Annual Meeting of the New Champions (AMNC), or Summer Davos, has taken place in Northeast China’s coastal city Dalian from 1st-3rd, July. As a foremost international summit to drive innovation and forge partnership, this year’s meeting, themed Leadership 4.0: Succeeding in a New Era of Globalisation, brings together a record number of participants from over 120 countries to address the world’s major challenges.…

World Economic Forum


Added by viya on August 6, 2019 at 11:42pm — No Comments

3D Robotics
Swarming Solos

Collaboration of Rajant, a mesh networking company, and the Norwegian military. BBC story here;

Scientists from the Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI) and the US's Rajant Corporation are working on simultaneously flying about 20 drones that…


Added by Chris Anderson on August 6, 2019 at 8:06pm — 3 Comments

A flight of fancy – into the future

A flight of fancy – into the future

Gone are the days when drones were used only for security and for patrolling remote areas, or using them for cinematic production or…


Added by ParagonVtol on August 6, 2019 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

Autonomous Precision Landing for DJI Mavic and Phantom Series Drones

FlytBase releases autonomous precision landing for DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise, Mavic 2 Pro/Zoom, Mavic Pro, Phantom 4 Pro (V2) and other prosumer-grade drones.

Professional users of prosumer-grade UAVs can now hover and land their drones precisely – for…


Added by Utsav Chopra on August 5, 2019 at 11:00pm — 2 Comments

What would you do with a lidar that can run off a watch battery?

LightWare has great pleasure in launching the SF23/B. This first of its kind lidar can run from voltages as low as 3.2 V and has an average current consumption of less than 2 mA when taking one reading per second.

LightWare believes this product offering will enable lidar applications and product solutions that were…


Added by Nadia Nilsen on August 5, 2019 at 2:30pm — 2 Comments

BEIJING, Aug. 4 (Li Tingyao) "Flying An Eye of China" - The National Media Drone Aerial Masters Invitation Tournament was officially launched on August 4 in Jinzhong City and Shun County, Shanxi Prov…

BEIJING, Aug. 4 (Li Tingyao) "Flying An Eye of China" - The National Media Drone Aerial Masters Invitation Tournament was officially launched on August 4 in Jinzhong City and Shun County, Shanxi Province, with nearly 40 media drone "flying hands" from Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, Sichuan and Fujian in many places in the country to gather at the top of Taihang in the next 3 days.…


Added by FMS RC airplane on August 5, 2019 at 12:11am — No Comments

BVLOS - 3D Map Real time Tracking Drone via 4G LTE

We are develop BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) function based on 4G LTE real-time connective.

It’s make your Drone Legal and Satety with FAA rule .Opportunity for access the drone industry.The pilot don’t need to keep an eye on the drone at all times. More economics and efficiency of commercial flight.



Added by XBStation 4G UAV Solution on July 30, 2019 at 1:30am — 1 Comment

Freeman2300—Multi-purpose vertical take-off and landing fixed wing

It has a wingspan of 2300mm, a fuselage of 1070mm, and a maximum take-off weight of 8kg. It can carry a variety of tilt cameras (within 900g), a battery of 6S 22000mah, a flight speed of 16m/s, and a endurance of 60+km.


User manual:…


Added by makeflyeasy on July 23, 2019 at 12:20am — No Comments

50th man on the moon ANNIVERSARY

Hi DIY DRONES friends,

Because of the "man on the moon" 50TH anniversary I would like to share with you the 3d printed moon project. It is a 22 GB digital model from Nasa LRO data that can be any size 3d printed. 




Added by Jonatan Domenech on July 20, 2019 at 2:30pm — 3 Comments

Freeman - vertical take-off and landing fixed wing

Freedman -- is a vertical take-off and landing fixed wing with tilting transformation. The wing length is 2.1 meters, the flight speed is 18m/s, the A7R camera is mounted, the battery is 6S16000mah, the flight time is 70 minutes, the take-off weight is 6.5kg.

Added by makeflyeasy on July 18, 2019 at 6:16am — 5 Comments

High frequency signal injection and field orientation control for brushless motors

After my field orientation control algo worked, I applied it to the quadrotor that I am building. Then, I noticed there are about 30% of chance of reverse spin in any of the hour motors. Then, things get pretty challenging, there are only about 0.7^4 of change that all motor will spin in correct direction. In real life, it is painful to start the…


Added by YC on July 13, 2019 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

Airbot Systems Mini carrier board combo

We are happy to introduce our new PCB boards, dedicated to the use of the famous Pixhawk autopilot : the Cube!

The Mini carrier board now comes with a Mini PDB 180A, that would help to keep the drone assembly as clean and compact as possible. You can find more details on the user manual (bottom of product page)…


Added by Airbot Systems on July 9, 2019 at 6:46am — 2 Comments

Share live stream and control drone with multi GCS ( one drone - multi GCS)

We are developing a function to share the stream video and controller drone with multi Ground control station (2-3 or more GCS) via internet ( wifi, 4G LTE).

For example: Have 2 GCS control drone same time (A…


Added by XBStation 4G UAV Solution on July 8, 2019 at 8:00am — No Comments

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