Drone Delivery Systems and FlytBase Partnership to Yield Leading-Edge Tech for Drone-Based Precision Delivery

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, NOVEMBER 27, 2018 – Drone Delivery Systems and FlytBase have just announced a partnership for development of a precision landing kit, compatible with any delivery drone, to allow for secure and precise drone delivery to AirBox Home. Continue reading

Bakman Technologies Awarded Phase II Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation to Further Develop ‘THz Drones’.

Bakman Technologies Awarded Phase II Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation to Further Develop ‘THz Drones’.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, OCTOBER 2018 – Bakman Technologies LLC., is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $724,000 Phase II grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) to continue the development of a low-cost, high-performance, UAV mounted Terahertz (THz) spectrometer. Completing the Phase I portion of the NSF grant earlier this year, Bakman has taken the first steps towards realizing a sensor platform capable of performing point detection of pollutants or other gases of atmospheric importance. Continue reading

Service Robotics Market 2018-2025 Growth & Analysis

Service Robotics Market 2018-2025 Growth & Analysis by Top Key Players- Kuka AG, Irobot Corporation, Kongsberg Maritime as, DJI, Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Adept Technology, Inc., Northrop Grumman Corporation, Bluefin Robotics, ECA Group, Aethon Inc., Delaval

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China unveils stealth combat drone in development

State-owned company plans to test fly CH-7 next year, mass produce it in 2022 for sale abroad

China’s new-generation stealth unmanned combat aircraft prototype, the CH-7, is displayed during the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition, also known as Airshow China 2018, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Zhuhai city, south China’s Guangdong province. (Kin Cheung/Associated Press)

A Chinese state-owned company says it is developing a stealth combat drone in the latest sign of the country’s growing aerospace prowess.

The CH-7 unmanned aerial vehicle also underscores China’s growing competitiveness in the expanding global market for drones. China has won sales in the Middle East and elsewhere by offering drones at lower prices and without the political conditions attached by the U.S.

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SimActive and Midwest Aerial Perform Damage Assessment following Hurricane Michael

Montreal, Canada, November 6th , 2018 – SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of
photogrammetry software, has partnered with Midwest Aerial to perform damage assessment of
Hurricane Michael. Correlator3D TM was used to process large format imagery collected by
Midwest over Mexico Beach, Florida. The joint effort resulted in highly precise geospatial data,
including a DSM, an orthomosaic and a 3D model.
“This is a terrible disaster for the people affected and we hope they can benefit from geospatial
technologies available”, said Dr Philippe Simard, President of SimActive. Continue reading

SPAIN’S ALPHA UNMANNED SYSTEMS SUPPORTS NATO’S TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2018

The Spanish UAV manufacturer, Alpha Unmanned Systems will present the Alpha 800, gasoline-powered helicopter UAV, at NATO’s Trident Juncture exercise in Trondheim, Norway.

From October 25th to November 7th, a live field exercise will take place, spanning air, sea and land areas of Norway. 45,000 participants from 31 nations will be deployed for the event. During the exercise Alpha will take part in the Enhanced Logistical Base demonstration, where leading players will show the future of military logistics. Continue reading

Announcing DroneSense–FLIR Edition Drone Flight Control and Management Software Platform

Introduces Thermal Sensor Integration with DroneSense Software for Improved UAS Incident and Routine Non-Emergency Response Management

WILSONVILLE, Ore., October 17, 2018 – FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced the DroneSense–FLIR Edition, a drone flight management software platform designed for public safety applications. FLIR announced a strategic investment in DroneSense, an Austin, Texas-based unmanned aircraft system (UAS) software platform maker, in April 2018 and this is the first product under that collaboration. DroneSense-FLIR Edition is the only software platform to combine thermal and visual imaging processing with flight data planning and management capabilities across public safety organizations to help improve incident response.

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SimActive Releases Version 8.0 with 3D Modeling

Montreal, Canada, October 9th, 2018 – SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is proud to announce the release of version 8.0 with a new 3D modeling module for Correlator3DTM. The module allows the generation of 3D textured meshes to create photorealistic models, which can be exported in standard formats, including OBJ files.

“Adding a 3D modeling function addresses an increasing need in the industry, and the natural progression of our software workflow”, said Louis Simard, CTO of SimActive. “The module implements a new capability to bolster the same software at no additional cost for our users, ingrained with core SimActive principles: simple, fast, and precise.”

About SimActive

SimActive is the developer of Correlator3D™ software, a patented end-to-end photogrammetry solution for the generation of high-quality geospatial data from satellite and aerial imagery, including UAVs. Correlator3D™ performs aerial triangulation (AT) and produces dense digital surface models (DSM), digital terrain models (DTM), point clouds, orthomosaics, 3D models and vectorized 3D features. Powered by GPU technology and multi-core CPUs, Correlator3D™ ensures matchless processing speed to support rapid production of large datasets. SimActive has been selling Correlator3D™ to leading mapping firms and government organizations around the world, offering cutting-edge photogrammetry software backed by exceptional customer support. For more information, visit www.simactive.com.