Posts tagged as UAV

Global RPAS specific operation risk assessment guidelines revised

The Joint Authorities for Rulemaking on Unmanned Systems (JARUS) has updated its guidelines on Specific Operations Risk Assessment (SORA) for RPAS, which it published online at http://jarus-rpas.org/publications. JARUS Working Group 6 (Safety and Risk Management) along with Working Group 4 (Detect and Avoid) have been collaborating to consolidate the guidelines, taking into account the internal […]

Search and rescue drone with mobile phone location

The Bramor sAR is the latest version and most versatile system from C-Astral, and is intended as a search and rescue unmanned aircraft system (UAS). The UAS is based on the new C4Eye XHD-2 platform with which it is compatible. The direction finding and identification NSX sensor is exchangeable with the XHD-2 visible light and […]

Compact UAV lidar unit recognised with award

Riegl was recently awarded the 2017 Mapps Geospatial Products and Services Excellence Award for its miniVUX-1UAV miniaturised lidar sensor for unmanned laser scanning in the Technology Innovation category. The lidar sensor is a user-friendly and cost-efficient device to acquire survey-grade measurement data by use of remotely-piloted multi-rotor, rotary-wing, or fixed-wing UAVs for a variety of […]

Agreement grows company’s UAV lidar footprint

YellowScan and Geotrim have concluded a distribution agreement for Finland. Geotrim is the Finnish Distributor of Trimble Geomatics solutions with long time experience in imaging and UAV technologies. The agreement broadens YellowScan´s coverage in the Scandinavian regions. UAVs in combination with lidar technologies are now recognised as an effective and reliable solutions for aerial 3D […]