OneSky’s Solution to Avoid Air Collisions

Monitoring air traffic as a drone pilot isn’t easy, but it is essential as to avoid incidents between drones and manned aircrafts – a popular topic, nowadays. The Swiss-based startup OneSky is working on a solution to fix this. OneSky develops and produces air traffic awareness systems to “safely and efficiently open the sky to…

FAA Drone Advisory Committee Fails to Reach Consensus

On October 10th the Wall Street Journal reported that the Drone Advisory Committee (DAC) created by the FAA earlier this year, failed to agree on how civilian drones should be tracked by authorities, adding uncertainty to the push for expanded commercial uses. DAC couldn’t reach an agreement on key issues, such as the types of…

Central NY Launches New 50 Mile Drone Corridor to Assist BVLOS Research

On September 29th New York State officials announced the launch of an initiative aimed at building a corridor for drone testing between Syracuse and Rome, NY. The announcement came as a follow-up to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s $500M Central New York Revitalization Program announced in December 1015 and includes $30M to build the corridor. “If you…

New Enterprise and Higher Educations Solutions from Pix4D

Pix4D showcased the company’s vision for the future of the photogrammetry software industry at this year’s Intergeo by launching new enterprise and higher education solutions, as well as adding new features to its software. These solutions are designed to encompass the entire data workflow and allow users to create a complete solution which utilizes hardware…