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Satellite to GPS to remote sensing, govt plans to rope in te…

Taking serious note of the complaints about illegal mining in the state, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the Department of Geology and Mining to use technology on a large scale to effectively control illegal mining. According to an official, satellite monitoring will be used to watch over areas where …

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Sask. RCMP use drone technology in remote rescue operation

After a group of hikers became stranded by an unexpected rise in water levels, RCMP officers on-scene took to the skies to track them down. “They were well prepared hikers, they went into an area they knew,” said Superintendent Devin Pugh, the officer in charge of support services with Saskatchewan …

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Bangladesh to introduce remote sensing, drones to detect cro…

DHAKA, April 18 (Xinhua) — Bangladesh is preparing to introduce remote sensing and drones to detect crop damage caused by extreme weather events or diseases. Around 20 officers of the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) are initially receiving training to learn how to use the state-of-the-art technologies. Malay Choudhury, additional …

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Draper wins $26M Pentagon contract for remote CBRN detection

Draper announced it has been awarded a $26 million (all options) contract by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) to further expand the capabilities of its unmanned autonomous systems (UAS) software to perform chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) reconnaissance missions in collaborative teams and in degraded operating environments. The …

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ASTM announces Remote ID compliance training in unmanned air…

ASTM International has announced a new eLearning program focused on usage of a standard practice for Remote ID Means of Compliance (F3586) developed by ASTM’s unmanned aircraft committee (F38). This standard practice acts as an overlay of requirements to the ASTM standard for Remote ID and tracking (F3411). The program will support …

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Pierce Aerospace deploys Remote ID at Super Bowl 57

 Pierce Aerospace announced that it worked with the Department of Homeland Security and other federal, state, and local agencies to deploy Remote ID to support the NFL’s Super Bowl LVII. This is the first instance of Remote ID utilization in operational support of a National Special Security Event. Pierce Aerospace …

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Royal Mail to launch first drone service for remote UK areas

The first Royal Mail drone delivery service has launched. Orkney is trialling the airborne service for three months. It could become permanent. 2 Drones would carry mail from Graemsay to Hoy, in Orkneys avoiding the current weather problems that hamper delivery.Credit: PA 2 Orkney will trial the service airborne for …

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Chartis granted BVLOS approval for remote drone operation

Chartis Remote Sensing Solutions, a leading provider of cutting-edge drone solutions, has announced its groundbreaking achievement of the first-ever Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) approval for a remote drone operation over an area without the need for a human visual observer. This landmark milestone provides our clients with the …

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PAC and Pierce Aerospace to expand UAS Remote ID in Aus/NZ

Pacific Aerospace Consulting (PAC) Australia has partnered with Pierce Aerospace, a US-based leader in Remote Identification (ID) technology for commercial and government use. PAC has provided aerospace services since 2004, offering core capabilities in Cyber Security, Mission Systems, Information Domain Exchange, and Training and Simulation. Pierce Aerospace’s Flight Portal ID …

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Percepto approved to deploy BVLOS drones for remote operatio…

Percepto, the leading autonomous inspection and monitoring solution provider, on January 6th announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has allowed operators to use Percepto’s drone-in-a-box solution to perform highly automated Beyond Visual Line of Sight (HA BVLOS) inspection and monitoring operations at a large Texas solar power plant. The …

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