August 16, 2022

Aviation - Social Gov

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Ukraine’s defense ministry shared a video showing a soldier dismantling a Russian military surveillance drone, highlighting a string of surprisingly unsophisticated features. In a video posted to Twitter a soldier can be seen seen taking apart what the ministry said was an Orlan-10 drone that crashed on Ukrainian soil. In the video, the soldier is...

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Prague, April 5, 2022 – Primoco UAV SE significantly increased its revenues in Q1 2022 and achieved results in line with its business plan. “We have managed to significantly increase sales in the first quarter of 2022. At the same time, we have acquired a new client, who has an opportunity to exercise...

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If you are providing training solutions in Aviation this is for you. Find below two opportunities: Call for tender We published a call for tender on “Aviation training services for the European Union Aviation Safety Agency – EASA” with the aim to obtain learning solutions in the areas of Airworthiness Audit management Aviation risks &...

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The Department for Transport’s (DfT) Drone Pathfinder Catalyst programme has completed this year’s aims and objectives. The programme has accelerated:  Commercial drone adoption  A deep understanding of the public acceptance of drones  Solving technological challenges through Drones Transport Research and Innovation Grants (TRIG: Drones)  Since launching in 2018, the Drone Pathfinder Catalyst programme, delivered by Connected Places...

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ComNav Technology has released a new UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) mapping solution based around the company’s K8 GNSS platform. The E300 drone, which comes with optional camera and flight control software, delivers centimetre-level accuracy and is ideal for a wide range of applications, including topographic survey, urban construction, forestry, emergency rescue, and mining. The RTK-capable...

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Wing is finally launched the first ever commercial drone delivery service in a major U.S. metropolitan area on Thursday, April 7. The company will  be starting small in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, with service to tens of thousands of suburban homes in the City of Frisco and Town of Little Elm. They’ve staged drones at...

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Germany will get weaponized drones for the first time after years of debate, parliamentary sources told AFP Wednesday, as the EU giant, shaken by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, moves to ramp up its defense capabilities. Germany’s armed forces have until now only been allowed to deploy unarmed drones for reconnaissance purposes, leaving other allies to use weaponized unmanned...

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08 April 2022 || 4 min read HyPoint, a growing expert in providing hydrogen fuel-cell propulsion solutions to all kinds of upcoming aircraft including long-range eVTOLs, has recently announced a partnership with Gloyer-Taylor Laboratories to greatly increase hydrogen fuel storage capacity on its partnered aircraft. Image: HyPoint’s website highlights the types of aircraft that could...

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By General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. | April 05, 2022 SAN DIEGO – 04 April 2022 – In February, General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) began the first installation of factory upgrades to a Gray Eagle-Extended Range (GE-ER) Unmanned Aircraft System to enhance its capabilities to support Multi-Domain Operations (MDO). The U.S. Army-funded program...

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