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French Drone Firm Scores Major Military Contract

Courtesy of Novadem French drone company Novadem announced delivery this week of its latest model of micro-drone as the centerpiece of a $2.2 million contract with French armed forces. The Ministère des Armées purchased 55 micro-drones from Novadem’s NX70 model line to provide security surveillance and reconnaissance over 24-hour periods. “For several years, we have…
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Move Over, Maverick and Goose: ROBOpilot Drone Is The Next Top Gun

Tom Cruise will be flying high (again) in Top Gun 2 come summer 2020. Could Top Gun 3 be far behind? There are no plans yet, but don’t be surprised if the next Maverick or Goose is a drone robot. This past month, the Air Force Research Laboratory and DZYNE Technologies successfully tested the Robotic…
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Drone Firm Verity Hires Former Intel Sales Pro

Courtesy of Verity Studios Indoor-drone provider Verity Studios has hired a former Intel veteran to grow the Zurich-based company’s sales profile. The firm recruited Fabrice Couadou as head of sales. Couadou brings more than 20 years of sales, business development and marketing experience from Intel. The company says he will focus on scaling Verity’s live events…
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Drone Solutions Partners with Chinese Aqua Drone Firm

 Courtesy of Geneinno Shenzen-based, Chinese UAV provider Geneinno Technology has appointed Drone Solutions as the company’s new tech distributor for Southeast Asia. The Singaporean company will market, sell and provide after-sales service for Geneinno’s underwater drones with an emphasis on the Poseidon model. According to a company release, Poseidon features deep dive capabilities, WIFI control…
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NASA Competition Soars to Tackle Drone Safety Issues

Image courtesy of NASA NASA is teaming up with small business owners to address safety issues surrounding autonomous drone flights. The agency has launched Safeguard with Autonomous Navigation Demonstration, a competition to examine aerial hazards such as UAV flights outside of approved airspace, unsafe drone flights near people and property and critical system failure. “NASA is working to…
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DroneShield Joins Bosch to Develop UAV Security Mitigation

Australian counter-drone firm DroneShield is partnering with Bosch Security and Safety Systems to develop a new anti-UAV system that will integrate with Bosch’s video surveillance products. Bosch provides a range of surveillance solutions globally across several industries, including prison, airport, critical infrastructure, and other sectors. DroneShield offers several drone mitigation products including: DroneSentinel: a multi-prone…
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3DR Inks Drone Scanning Deal with PCL Construction

A coalition of independent construction companies is looking to drone company 3DR to deploy the firm’s drone software for unlimited use across worldwide projects. PCL Construction is one of the largest contracting organizations in North America with annual construction volume of $7 billion. The group will use Site Scan, a software suite that includes an…
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