How Easy is it to Integrate the UX11 Drone Into a Professional Mapping Toolkit?

The UX11 from Delair made waves throughout the industry when it was announced and showcased at INTERGEO. Positioned as the ultimate solution for geospatial professionals focused on large-area mapping, Delair has made a conscious effort to ensure users will be able to easily incorporate it into their established workflow. The drone’s flight time, 3G/4G connectivity…

AirGon and DJI Deliver a Complete Drone Solution

The opportunities that drones represent when it comes to small site mapping are incredibly powerful, but many have found that using low cost platforms for high accuracy mapping has been a challenge. While new direct geopositioning systems that enable professional mapping with these low cost solutions have helped resolve many issues, users of all types…

What LAANC Opening Up the Sky to Drones Means for You

The first prototype of the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability System has been up since October and the full LAANC system will launch in February 2018, encouraging drone industry players with the possibilities of the new system. But what will LAANC mean for users in the present and future? Experts say LAANC brings much…

Sky-Futures Makes Drone Adoption Simpler for the Enterprise User

Reports about how drones have the potential to change the way businesses operate have dominated the headlines for years. Whether it’s a claim about how much time the technology can save or an explanation about the efficiency they can enable, there’s no shortage around talk of how UAV’s can make a difference for enterprise users.…

Federal DOT Announces a New Pilot Initiative to Expedite Integration of Manned and Unmanned Aircraft

On November 2nd, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced further details to the Department of Transportation (DOT) new Drone Integration Pilot Program. The event took place at the DOT Headquarters where Secretary Chao was meeting with hundreds of drone operators, industry leaders, members of the public, law enforcement/first responders, and local, state, tribal…

How Does Construction Aggregate Supplier Luck Stone Use Drones?

Recently, insights around how Luck Stone is using drones to improve their operations were explored, and concepts such as doing a job better and changing a business approach were mentioned. We’ve talked a lot about how using drones can help avoid significant costs by reducing downtime and increasing safety, but it’s no longer enough to…