DARTdrones and DroneDeploy Launch Drone Mapping Training Program

DARTdrones announced a new partnership with prominent drone mapping software company DroneDeploy. The program starts this fall with its first workshop, Aerial Mapping and Modeling with DroneDeploy.

Jul 13, 2017 8:58:51 AM

Topics: Mapping, Startups and Partnerships

3DR launches Perimeter Scan, a brand new flight mode for AEC professionals

3DR, makers of Site Scan, the leading drone data platform for engineering and construction, today announced Perimeter Scan, a brand new flight mode on the Site Scan Field iOS app.

May 25, 2017 10:36:37 AM

Topics: Mapping

Optelos introduces PointCloud Visualizer

Optelos announces the PointCloud Visualizer, which revolutionizes the drone industry by enabling drone operators to easily upload data to the cloud and then create data models, which can be viewed and shared with clients and stakeholders.

May 24, 2017 10:48:14 AM

Topics: Mapping

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

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

DroneDeploy integrates with agX to streamline planning of drone mapping flights

DroneDeploy, the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones today announced an integration with agX to help growers more easily capture field maps and analyze aerial data. agX users can now share field boundaries saved in agX with DroneDeploy to simplify the planning of drone mapping flights. Over time, agX and DroneDeploy plan to integrate further to allow seamless sharing of drone images from DroneDeploy to agX.

Apr 11, 2017 9:59:44 AM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Mapping

AirMap takes on Japan’s drone industry

AirMap is bringing its airspace management platform for drones to Japan in its latest announced venture. The company is teaming up with Rakuten, an Internet services and solution provider headquartered in Japan. Together, the companies will create Rakuten AirMap, a new platform that tackles Japan’s unmanned air traffic.

Mar 15, 2017 4:07:02 PM

Topics: Mapping, Software

How drone mapping can help your business

Drone mapping is beginning to take off in the commercial drone industry as a new way to conduct business operations. Having eyes in the sky provides better access in hard-to-reach places, a way to collect information faster, and the possibility of taking employees out of harm's way.

Mar 8, 2017 11:35:22 AM

Topics: Mapping

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