AirMap announces $26 million round of funding

AirMap’s airspace-management platform for drones is getting more backing. The company has announced a US$26 million series B round of funding led by Microsoft Ventures. The funding will help AirMap expand its platform and unmanned aircraft traffic management solutions worldwide.

Feb 23, 2017 10:09:25 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

The importance of drone data

One of the most helpful uses of drones is their ability to collect data for a business to later analyze and gain insight from. Businesses are using drones to film events, provide entertainment, inspect buildings and locations, and even in emergency situations.

Feb 22, 2017 4:15:32 PM

UPS experiments with drone delivery

Feb 21, 2017 3:27:05 PM

New Enterprise Tracks Headline InterDrone 2017 Call For Speakers 

InterDrone 2016 brought together over 180 industry-leading speakers, including FAA Administrator Michael Huerta

BZ Media LLC announced today an open call for speakers for InterDrone™ The International Drone Conference & Exposition being held at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas Sept 6-8. Last year’s program had over 180 top speakers in the commercial drone market, including FAA Administrator Michael Huerta presenting the Grand Opening Keynote.

Feb 21, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Topics: InterDrone

DroneDeploy partners with CNH Industrial to deliver an agriculture drone solution

DroneDeploy and CNH Industrial (a provider in agricultural solutions and services) want to provide an all-in-one UAV system for agriculture. CNH Industrial has announced it has selected DroneDeploy’s cloud-based platform to deliver drone services to customers.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Startups and Partnerships

Verizon acquires commercial drone solution provider Skyward

Feb 16, 2017 10:16:33 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

Microsoft announces new solution for testing autonomous drones

Feb 15, 2017 3:22:18 PM

Topics: Releases

AeroVironment advances agriculture capabilities

AeroVironment wants to ensure its solutions meet the needs of commercial farmers and operators. The company revealed details about its ongoing research program to expand the agronomic analytics and capabilities of its drone and analytics platform.

Feb 15, 2017 12:24:27 PM

Topics: Updates

Just How Accurate is your Drone?

UAV Visions

Mike Tully
Aerial Services Inc.

Mike Tully has been the President & CEO of Aerial Services, Inc. (Cedar Falls, IA) since 2002. He is a certified photogrammetrist, and has a B.S. in Forestry from Northern Arizona University, a M.S. in Forestry Entomology from the University of Maine, and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Northern Iowa. He is a certified GIS-Professional, techno-geek, and the head of "Getting Right Things Done Well" at Aerial Services. Mike is an innovator and thinker.

Feb 13, 2017 10:38:00 AM

Topics: UAV Visions, Mapping

Gartner: Delivery drones still have a long way to go

Feb 9, 2017 9:48:31 AM