Airbus creates new commercial drone services start-up “Airbus Aerial”

Airbus launched its U.S. base and operations of a new commercial drone start-up, named Airbus Aerial, at the AUVSI Xponential tradeshow and conference in Dallas.

May 12, 2017 4:26:12 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

Intel expands its drone offerings

Intel is looking to advance its position in the commercial drone market with new capabilities and solutions. Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel, kicked off AUVSI XPONENTIAL this week with the unveiling of the Intel Falcon 8+ drone. This new unmanned aerial vehicle is designed for professional drone service providers.

May 10, 2017 11:39:22 AM

Topics: Releases

Insitu Announces INEXA Solutions for Commercial Operations

Insitu today announced INEXA Solutions, a comprehensive suite of remote sensing products and information delivery services that are provided to customers to collaboratively resolve business challenges by leveraging Insitu and The Boeing Company's ecosystem of capabilities, from seabed to space.

May 10, 2017 9:26:04 AM

Topics: Control Systems

Parrot takes on the commercial drone industry

Parrot is widely known in the drone industry for its consumer drones, but the company wants to start making a name for itself on the commercial side.

May 9, 2017 2:07:08 PM

Topics: Releases

DroneDeploy Partners with DJI to Bring Complete Drone Mapping Solution to Construction

DroneDeploy, the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones, today announced a partnership with DJI -- the global leader in developing and manufacturing drone and camera technology for personal and professional use to bring an all-in-one UAV system to construction enterprises. Available now from DJI's online store, the DroneDeploy & DJI Construction Mapping Package includes a one-year Pro or Business software subscription to the DroneDeploy platform, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone and other drone accessories.

May 9, 2017 1:26:54 PM

Topics: Mapping, Startups and Partnerships, Construction

PrecisionHawk Launches Free PrecisionMapper Software for Drone Mapping

PrecisionHawk, a leading commercial drone and data company, has opened access to its professional mapping and analytics software, PrecisionMapper, for free.  By eliminating the cost barrier, operators have the flexibility to ‘bring their own drone’ and consistently generate value from aerial information.

May 9, 2017 11:39:03 AM

Topics: Mapping

New deep learning AI for drones

Deep learning neural network software provider Neurala announced a new deep learning solution for autonomous systems. The new artificial intelligence software allows machines such as drones and self-driving cars to learn with or without the cloud.

May 8, 2017 3:07:12 PM

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Software

Silent Falcon Announces Partnership with Ascent Vision

Silent Falcon UAS Technologies, manufacturer of long range, long endurance, silent, solar-electric powered UAS, announced today it has partnered with Ascent Vision, specialists in precision-imaging Gimbal Sensor Technology, making Ascent Vision their preferred supplier of gimbaled payloads.

May 2, 2017 11:22:10 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

Edgybees brings augmented reality to drones

DJI drone pilots can start testing their skills in a new safe, immersive and fun way. Augmented reality technology company Edgybees announced a new AR mobile app created specifically for DJI aerial platforms.

May 2, 2017 11:09:49 AM

Topics: Releases, Software

BZ Media and Skylogic Research Release “5 Valuable Business Lessons Learned About Drones in Mining and Aggregates”

In-depth report dives into recent data points showing what works and what doesn’t for mining operators and aggregate producers

MELVILLE, N.Y., May 1, 2017 BZ Media LLC announced today the third in a series of critical examinations of important trends and strategies in vertical commercial drone markets, “5 Valuable Business Lessons Learned About Drones in Mining and Aggregates.”  The free report was commissioned by BZ Media and written and produced by Skylogic Research.

May 2, 2017 8:21:48 AM

Topics: Mining, Mapping