The PENSAR from Aerialtronics is Released at Commercial UAV Expo Europe

At Commercial UAV Expo Europe, Aerialtronics released a fully integrated computer vision platform with deep learning capabilities. PENSAR is a stand-alone twin sensor platform that utilizes the GPU-accelerated computing power to enable real-time video processing and immediate augmented insights. The product is the first to integrate the new and powerful FLIR Boson thermal IR camera…

ALX Systems Announces New Operating System at Commercial UAV Expo Europe

On June 20 Commercial UAV Expo Europe will open its doors to the public for the first time. This important event will take place in Brussels, Belgium and will feature about 50 exhibitors that have registered to showcase their products and services. One of these exhibitors is the Belgium Company ALX Systems, which will announce…

If Data is the New Oil, What Role Will Drones Play in Refinement?

News like PrecisionMapper from PrecisionHawk being available for free dominated the headlines at AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL event this year, but a quote from one of the keynote presentations caught people’s attention in a different way. Intel CEO, Brian Krzanich, told the audience that “data is the new oil,” as he explained why data would fuel the…

Climate Change Debate Being Shaped with Info Gathered by Drones

Arguments about what is or isn’t happening with climate change continue to rage, and that’s why it’s more important than ever for people on both sides of the issue to have the facts. Drones are being deployed and counted on in extreme polar environments to gather those facts. UAVs are being used by research teams…

The Austin Fire Department Enhances Safety and the Effectiveness of Their Emergency Response Capabilities with Drones

Photos courtesy of Debbie Davis and the Austin Fire Department Across the United States, more and more emergency response professionals are recognizing and understanding what kind of value and benefit Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) can bring to their departments and the people they serve. The force multiplier that drone technology represents for anyone working in…