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GAIL to Use Drones, Satellite Mapping To Monitor Pipeline Network

GAIL (India) Ltd has decided to use drones and satellite imagery to map and monitor its pipeline network while expanding its Sahyogi (partner) scheme to detect/prevent encroachment and terror attack


A Drone with a Sense of Building Its Own Maps

MIT Technology Review – Researchers from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich are making drones more independent with a sense of building its own direction. They have demonstrated


PrecisionHawk, Verizon, Harris and DigitalGlobe Jointly Demonstrate Technology for Safe Drone Operations

Industry leaders in cellular, aircraft surveillance, satellite imagery and drones bring together the best technology solutions to enhance safety as airspace congestion increases. PrecisionHawk, Verizon (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), Harris (NYSE:HRS)


Drone Connector Now Features Over 700 Professional Drone Operators in Over 90 Countries

senseFly’s global service network, Drone Connector, now features over 700 professional drone operators, which it connects with organisations that require their help to produce geo-referenced imagery and data products. Created


Mapping Australia’s Dinosaurs Landscape Using LiDAR and Drones

According to recent news by BBC, Scientists are trying to reconstruct ancient Australian landscapes once roamed by some of the biggest dinosaurs. The 130-million-year-old footprints are virtually the only record of


UAV-g 2015 International Conference: Thrilling Success

UAV-g 2015 International Conference, York University, Toronto, Aug 30-Sep 2, 2015 The UAV-g 2015 International Conference of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics with the theme Small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS):

Remote Sensing

A Case Study: Using Drones in Place of LiDAR

Energizer Resources Inc., has started a major flagship project, a large graphite mining project at coast of East Africa, in Madagascar. it is named the Molo Graphite Project, or simply


81 Villages in Noida To Be Mapped Using Drone

In recent news by ToI, Noida Authority is going to map individual houses of 81 villages in its administrative boundary. Bishanpura village is the first of 81 villages to be


3D Robotics (3DR) Announces DroneKit SDK and API for Developing Drone Apps

3D Robotics (3DR), North America’s largest consumer drone manufacturer, has released a new open software product called DroneKit – Software Development Kit (SDK) and Application Programming Interface (API) for drone app development. DroneKit allows developers

Remote Sensing

Chinese Remote Sensing Drone Sets 30-hour Flying Record

A new Chinese unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) set a new record for the country’s remote sensing drones by flying for more than 30 hours consecutively, the UAV’s developer, the Chinese