Category: News

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Energy and UAS

Silent Falcon UAS Technologies (SFUAS) announced last week that its Silent Falcon UAS is entering “low-rate commercial production” to fill its first commercial orders.  This is the first solar-powered UAS to enter such a...

The Drone Lawyer Joins DJI 0

The Drone Lawyer Joins DJI

Brendan Schulman (“The Drone Lawyer”), has joined DJI as its Vice President of Policy and Legal Affairs. I had the opportunity to meat Brendan at AUVSI in Atlanta and it was a pleasure to meet...

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New Horizons passes Pluto

While not what we generally think of as a UAS, NASA’s New Horizons Probe made its closest approach of Pluto today.  This complex unmanned system will certainly increase our understanding of space, and the technology...

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Drone I3

The title pulls from the military use of C3 (command, control, and communications), but in this case I’m referring to Insurance, Investment, and Intelligence – the three necessary requirements for a successful drone company.  I’ve...

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Dongfeng’s New Mast

This weekend was spring cleaning so I haven’t been watching the UAS news that closely.  However, I did have an update that is tangentially related to UAS. I wrote about Dongfeng and its on-board photographer,...

News Round-up 0

News Round-up

Pictometry Pictometry, a subsidiary of EagleView Technology Corporation, will be working on a research project with NYSEARCH/Northeast Gas Association, a consortium of natural gas companies across the U.S. and Canada.  Pictometry will be collaborating with NUAIR,...