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Australian Firm Releases Wearable Drone Detector

Photo courtesy of DroneShield Australian counter-drone firm DroneShield has released a wearable UAV detection product that weighs just over 2 pounds. RfPatrol is designed for use by military, law enforcement, security and VIP customers. Since it doesn’t emit jamming signals, it’s legal in more jurisdictions than many other counter-UAS products. Rogue …

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Drone Delivery: Google’s Project Wing Takes Off In Australia

From the distance comes a high-pitched whining. It sounds horrible, like a giant mosquito. Or maybe a herd of angry mice screaming in a wind tunnel. It is in fact a flying burrito. And it’s flying courtesy of Wing’s ambitious drone delivery program. That’s right: Google/Alphabet’ Project Wing has been …

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Transurban: Using Drones To Maintain Roads & Bridges Down Un…

Australian transport infrastructure company Transurban has released a video outlining how their drone fleet is supporting construction, maintenance and inspection operations. Transurban operates infrastructure in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, as well as roads in North America, in Montreal and Greater Washington. The company’s maintenance teams have been using drones to …

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Australian Air Force Inspect Aircraft with DJI Drones

Not that long ago military bodies were racing to distance themselves from drone industry leader DJI. The US Army grounded its use of DJI products in a move that was probably justified at the time. The Australian Defence Force quickly followed suit. It looked as though DJI’s days as an equipment …

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Drones, Thermal Images and Koala Conservation

A forestry company in Victoria, Australia, is using drones and thermal cameras to spot koalas before trees are cut down or controlled burns take place. Hazelwood Forestry, in Latrobe Valley is regularly tasked with cutting down Hancock Victoria Plantations’ eucalyptus and pine trees. One complication is that carelessly harvesting – which …

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Kestrel Boosts Object Detection Power for Drones

An Australian company has developed a powerful solution to provide drones with a better view from above. Sentient Vision Systems has launched a miniaturized drone-sensor system known as Kestrel that optimizes autonomous object-detection especially designed for security and military use. According to a company press release, the scalable system integrates …

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Australian Police Down Rogue Drone at Gold Coast Games

A serious Australian counter-drone firm has introduced a win within the warfare towards rogue drone flights after police used an anti-UAS “gun” to down an errant flight over a significant sporting occasion. The Queensland Police Service used DroneProtect’s DroneGun throughout the latest XXI Commonwealth Games in Brisbane to neutralize a …

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Australia Deploys Drones to Prevent Landslides

An Australian transportation company is getting an help from drone expertise to predict and forestall landslides alongside a preferred coastal space. VicRoads, a authorities company accountable for roadways within the state of Victoria, makes use of quadcopters outfitted with 3D imagery cameras to acquire knowledge, giving officers a greater image …

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Watch: Little Ripper Drone Saves Swimmers Down Under

Two swimmers have been saved in a dramatic rescue at Lennox Head, New South Wales, Australia. And the entire thing was recorded by the drone. It’s the primary time we’ve seen the Little Ripper drone in motion. Lifeguards have been attending to grips with the Litle Ripper drone as a …

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