September 30, 2022

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31 July 2022 || 5 min read VerdeGo Aero, one of the world’s only companies specializing in hybrid-electric aerospace propulsion systems, has announced a $12M Series A round led by RTX Ventures (Raytheon Technologies). The funds raised will go towards the acceleration of new hybrid-propulsion technologies. Above: VerdeGo Aero’s VH-3 Hybrid Power plant Founded in...
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Air travellers should expect more turbulence with Air Canada cutting back 154 daily flights this summer. Heather Yourex-West explains what’s behind the decision, and what this means for already frustrated flyers, as long wait times and staffing shortages plague airports. Many Canadians are reluctant to get their COVID-19 booster shots. Now the National Advisory Committee...
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SAN DIEGO, July 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beam Global, (Nasdaq: BEEM, BEEMW), the leading provider of innovative sustainable products and technologies for electric vehicle (EV) charging, energy storage, energy security and outdoor media, announced a $927k order for Beam Global’s energy storage solutions to power autonomous on-demand delivery drones. The battery packs include Beam’s...
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After two years of the pandemic, airlines are struggling to keep up with pent-up demand, as staff shortages, canceled flights and bad weather make Summer 2022 a miserable time for air passengers. CBS News correspondent Kris Van Cleave talks with aviation experts and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg about why the airline sector is not meeting...
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Topcon Positioning Group’s new John D. Dice Training Center is set up to meet today’s most advanced training needs, the direct result of decades of curriculum development. Attendees get a remarkable learning experience, and often come back for more. Headquartered in Livermore, California, Topcon Positioning Group is an industry-leading designer, manufacturer and purveyor of measurement...
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Today, electric vehicles are becoming more and more popular. This trend began with Elon Musk in 2008 when he presented his first Tesla Roadster electric car, which is almost not inferior in performance to other cars. This led to a real revolution, and soon the rest of the largest automakers rushed to make their electric...
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UK Government release ‘Drone Ambition Statement’ to renew push to open UK skies to drones – Drone Wars UKAmidst the hoopla of the Farnborough Airshow last week, the Government launched what it described  as it’s ‘Drone Ambition Statement’.  However, ‘Advancing airborne autonomy: Commercial drones saving money and saving lives in the UK’ is in reality, a hodgepodge of previous announced policies, ‘refreshed’ statistics and pleas to business and regulators to ‘get on with it’. ...
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We have a theory, if a drone cannot land safely, it has no business flying. Assuming your drone does fly safely, you can manually manage the flight and landing, or you can utilize a built-in feature for many machines, RTH. Just what is RTH? Simple enough, RTH stands for Return to Home. RTH is an automated flight...