August 17, 2022

Aviation - Social Gov

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Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine and Russia’s initial defeats in the face of heroic resistance have destabilized many assumptions on how the international system and military power work. In a terrible conflict driven by clashes of tanks, artillery and infantry, the role of unmanned systems may seem marginal. But that would be mistaken: Ukraine...

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2021 was a big year for Air Canada. It’s time to take a look at their financial results and, in addition, take a look at updates … Originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAGUQVwMFoEThe post Big Air Canada News first appear...
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Navigating a way through the ethical maze of new technologies – Drone Wars UK

Technology Is Not Neutral: A Short Guide To Technology Ethics, Stephanie Hare, London Publishing Partnership, Feb 2022 The Political Philosophy of AI: Mark Coeckelbergh, Polity Press, Feb 2022 New technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) raise formidable political and ethical challenges, and these two books each provide a different kind of practical toolkit for examining and...

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Using first BVLOS SFOC drones for more scalable, productive surveying at lower costs across Newfoundland and Labrador WINTER HAVEN, Fla. and RENO, Nev., June, 2022 Working with safety innovator Iris Automation, Florida-based Overhead Intelligence has commenced its first major EVLOS (extended visual line of sight) plus BVLOS flight (with 50/50 split) operation using Casia I for the entire province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The mission is for UAV magnetometer...

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SPH Engineering and GreenValley International are partnering to combine their expertise and deliver drone software technologies for LiDAR data collection and processing.  The companies align UgCS mission planning software and LiDAR360 data processing software to optimize the workflow with LiDAR data collected using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV).  The partnership aims to provide a full end-to-end...

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Qantas has confirmed its historical order for narrowbody aircraft from European aircraft manufacturer Airbus. These aircraft are … Originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2CO0riA7PgThe post Historical Airbus New Order first appe...
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Avinor ANS, Norwegian Air Navigation Services, has contracted Frequentis to extend its existing unmanned traffic management (UTM) system to enable safe and efficient UTM service provision around offshore platforms in the Norwegian North Sea. The contract, within a framework agreement between Frequentis and Avinor, will allow UTM service provision by an authorised third party UTM operator...

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