Sunday, December 5, 2021

Tech issues cause most drone accidents

World-first research has found technical problems rather than operator errors are behind the majority of drone accidents, leading to a call for further...

GoPro recalls new Karma drone

GoPro announced the recall of all Karma drones sold since sales launched last month. The company said on Tuesday it is recalling all of the...

Yuneec Announces Availability of Yuneec H520 Commercial UAV

The H520 Incorporates Multiple Interchangeable Payload Options, DataPilotâ„¢ Mission Planning Software and All-New YES! Commercial Service Program Yuneec International, a world leader in electric aviation,...

EHang Unveils New Models for Popular GHOSTDRONE 2.0

EHang, a leading unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) manufacturer, today released two new versions of its popular GHOSTDRONE 2.0 drone: the GHOSTDRONE 2.0 Aerial bundle...

Binocular vision-based UAVs autonomous aerial refueling platform

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are invaluable in today's military and civilian initiatives. However, most unmanned systems are being designed to execute the long-running...

Alphabet joins drone tests as US considers new rules

Google parent Alphabet is joining tests for drone deliveries, US officials announced Tuesday, as the White House unveiled accelerated rulemaking for commercial unmanned aircraft...

UPS explores drone deliveries of life-saving medicines

US package-delivery giant UPS said Monday it is teaming up with a drone company and Gavi, a global vaccine alliance, to explore using robot...

Amazon to test delivery drones in Britain

Amazon has announced plans to test delivery drone technology in Britain, as the US online commerce giant tries to advance the idea safely. The partnership...

uAvionix Introduces Micro ADS-B Receiver For Small Drone Collision Avoidance

Electronics manufacturer uAvionix has introduced the smallest and lightest ADS-B receiver ever made. The new "pingRX" weighs 1.5 grams and requires 1/100th the power...

Europe’s air safety agency to study aircraft-drone collision risk

Europe's air safety watchdog Wednesday said it would examine the risk of collision between drones and aircraft, as the use of such unmanned flying...