Performing Mission Impossibles with Drones in Europe

In anticipation of Commercial UAV Europe, we’re exploring the kind of people, companies and technologies that will be highlighted at the event. A-techSYN takes a prominent spot on this list, since they’re on-pace to become a critical resource for anyone who has a UAV project or has R&D/applications/development needs. The name A-techSYN stands for “Advanced…

Will Hydrogen Fuel Cells Help Drones Stay in the Air?

A few months ago we published an article about the current limitations on time-in-the-air (TITA) for electric UAV’s. In that piece, we focused on three alternatives to extend the amount of time that electric drones can remain in the air performing their mission. Tethered devices, solar power and in-the-field rapid battery replacements are the three…

Linear Mapping for Your Drone with senseFly Corridor

To push the boundaries on corridor mapping, the Swiss company senseFly has created a new solution to work with its eMotion 3 software: senseFly Corridor. Corridor mapping is a common task for many geospatial professionals and crucial for the effective planning, design and analysis of linear infrastructure, as well as the monitoring of rivers and…