Category Archives: UAVs

Update on FAA UAS Exemption

We believe that these authorizations will be available on a more streamlined basis now that Trimble has received its exemption. Continue reading

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Trimble Obtains FAA Exemption for UAS

Trimble was recently granted an exemption by the FAA that allows them to conduct commercial operation of its TrimbleĀ® UX5 Aerial Imaging Solution in the U.S. The exemption was granted pursuant to Section 333 of the FAA Modernization and Reform … Continue reading

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Lightweight UAS Bathy Lidars

And, unlike currently available systems, AEO-ISR technology is designed to gather and transmit data in real time Continue reading

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Proposed FAA UAS Regs

The new rules will also limit flights to the pilot’s line of sight and altitude to 400-feet. Continue reading

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Two New UAS Lidar Systems Announced

The Scout uses the new Velodyne Puck and the Ranger is based on Riegl’s VUX-1. Continue reading

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Free Guide to UAS and Remote Sensing

This certainly looks like an excellent reference on this important topic. Continue reading

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Riegl Announces Ricopter

The Ricopter seen here with the RIEGL VUX-1 is being offered as a turnkey system. Continue reading

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3D Printing UAVs

When we discovered 3D printing, we were convinced at once. Continue reading

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ASPRS Establishes UAS Test Course

The course will be established at the Reno Stead airport, an FAA-designated UAS test site. Continue reading

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Laser Scan From Multirotor Platform

This may be one of the first scans from a from a multicopters drone. Continue reading

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