FlightSafety Enters the UAV Pilot Training Arena

This year at Commercial UAV Expo Americas, another large manned aviation player entered the fray of the unmanned vehicles industry. Since being founded in 1951, FlightSafety International has greatly contributed to aviation safety around the world, and they’re looking to bring that insight and expertise into the unmanned space with a comprehensive line of Unmanned Systems…

The Top 5 Things to Look for at DJI AirWorks

In preparation for major industry events, we’ve put together lists that explore a handful of the developments and happenings we’re looking forward to experiencing at them. With DJI AirWorks set to kick off next week, we thought it made sense to similarly highlight which developments and trends should be most notable to anyone interested in…

INTERGEO 2018: New Products from RIEGL Support Both Manned and Unmanned Aircraft

Lots of activity at the @RIEGL booth at @InsideIntergeo, as the company showcases new products and celebrates 40 years pic.twitter.com/pcBhVaoebw — Jeremiah Karpowicz (@jeremiahkarp) October 16, 2018 At INTERGEO 2018, RIEGL celebrated their 40th anniversary but also used the occasion to highlight a variety of new products and essential updates that underscore their commitment to…

Showing off the senseFly eBee X at INTERGEO 2018

The @sensefly eBee X from is a top draw at the @Parrot booth at @InsideIntergeo #INTERGEO pic.twitter.com/sjrgFtfDPy — Jeremiah Karpowicz (@jeremiahkarp) October 17, 2018 The senseFly eBee X has been designed to be the fixed-wing drone that can fit mapping needs across industries. With a maximum flight time of 90 min as well as a…

A Look at the Phantom 4 RTK from DJI

The new Phantom 4 RTK from @DJIEnterprise is a big draw at @InsideIntergeo pic.twitter.com/NC2IqbrrhH — Jeremiah Karpowicz (@jeremiahkarp) October 16, 2018 DJI launched the Phantom 4 RTK to great fanfare at the European Drone Summit, where attendees were able to get a close look at the product and hear about how and where and how…

Cepton Technologies Builds the Smallest LiDAR for UAV Applications

There’s a significant overlap between autonomous drones and driverless cars, as both industries are trying to release unmanned vehicles into environments where humans will be interacting with unsupervised machines and we are asking the later to avoid collisions with the former. This overlap is one of the truly fascinating trends in the industry and provides…