Summit County Sheriff’s Office technician SJ Hamit flies a Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced drone. Hamit is one of a few on staff who is certified and trained to fly the equipment.Summit County Sheriff’s Office/Courtesy photo

The Summit County Sheriff’s Office has used drones — or unmanned aerial systems — since 2018 to aid in various search and rescue efforts and investigations, but this year, its office added two new drones with infrared capabilities.

Sgt. Mark Watson said the new equipment makes a big …….

Rising tensions with China have resulted in Taiwan making every attempt to bolster its defensive capabilities. Arms deals with the US feature prominently in this endeavor. This string of contracts, which featured a high-profile procurement of F-16V (Viper) fighter aircraft by Taipei, could soon feature MQ-9B SkyGuardian drones.

Taiwan’s Tensions With China

Taiwan, which views itself as a sovereign state, has been facing increased military and economic pressure from Beijing, which considers the island as a breakaway province. China has not given up on the possible use of …….

Nagpur: Agrochemicals company Dhanuka Agritech, which has recently acquired stake in a start-up making drones, plans to leverage its position after the government announced an SOP to allow the usage of drones in crop spraying. The SOP was issued a day ago, said the company’s chairman RG Agarwal at a press conference here on Thursday. The company will also be taking part in the Agrovision expo starting from Friday. “Around four months ago we had taken a stake in a start-up IoTechworld Avigation, which makes drones by the name Agribot. With the current SOP the use of drones in agricultural o…….

Skyward, a Verizon company, recently announced the preorder availability for Parrot ANAFI Ai, the only off-the-shelf drone powered by Verizon’s 4G network that is designed to deliver critical-grade video quickly to enterprises executing missions using the Skyward Connected Drone Solution.

Matt Fanelli, Skyward’s director of strategy and operations, said the Parrot ANAFI ai drone includes the capability to connect to Verizon’s 4G network, so video can be delivered back to the enterprise in real time, as opposed to users having to wait for the drone to return before processing…….

Summit County Sheriff’s Office technician SJ Hamit flies a Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced drone. Hamit is one of a few on staff who is certified and trained to fly the equipment.Summit County Sheriff’s Office/Courtesy photo

The Summit County Sheriff’s Office has used drones — or unmanned aerial systems — since 2018 to aid in various search and rescue efforts and investigations, but this year, its office added two new drones with infrared capabilities.

Sgt. Mark Watson said the new equipment makes a big …….

[Courtesy of Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation]

SEOUL — Drone-based smart farming technology was demonstrated at an eastern port city to accurately monitor the growth of cabbages in high-altitude areas. The information collected by drones will be used to establish a network of ultra-precision agricultural data. Precision agriculture is a big data-based smart farming technique designed to reduce operational costs and maximize production. 
 
Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation (LX Corporation) demonstrated the…….

Rising tensions with China have resulted in Taiwan making every attempt to bolster its defensive capabilities. Arms deals with the US feature prominently in this endeavor. This string of contracts, which featured a high-profile procurement of F-16V (Viper) fighter aircraft by Taipei, could soon feature MQ-9B SkyGuardian drones.

Taiwan’s Tensions With China

Taiwan, which views itself as a sovereign state, has been facing increased military and economic pressure from Beijing, which considers the island as a breakaway province. China has not given up on the possible use of …….

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – With a large storm hitting the Southland Thursday, Caltrans will utilize a new tool to gauge the possible damage that may be left behind.

The agency is using advanced drones equipped with high resolution cameras. The images help assess the risk of rock or mudslides.

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It also helps them plan ways to repair the damage.

The drones can see 360 degrees, and can safely maneuver close to unstable areas.

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Taipei, Dec. 23 (CNA) A combat drone developed by Taiwan’s top military research unit is currently undergoing initial flight tests before it enters combat testing scheduled for June next year, a military source told CNA Thursday.

The tests of the second generation Teng Yun (騰雲) or “Cloud Rider” prototype are being conducted after a previous version crashed in eastern Taiwan earlier this year, which delayed the drone’s development, the source told CNA on condition of anonymity.

The new generation prototype currently under testing has various upgrades from the first generation…….