August 16, 2022

Aviation

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Vertical Aerospace has announced a strategic partnership with E-One Moli Energy, a leading manufacturer of lithium-ion cells. The two companies will work together to supply high power cylindrical cells for Vertical’s VX4 eVTOL aircraft. Vertical says that the new partnership secures the supply of battery cells necessary to develop the VX4 and move it towards...
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U.S. contractors with Shield AI conducted a test flight of a V-BAT 118 unmanned aerial system aboard Zumwalt-class destroyer USS Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001), July 13. Unmanned and remotely operated systems extend the capability of interconnected manned platform censors to enhance capacity across the multinational force. Twenty-six nations, 38 ships, four submarines, more than 170...
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Video Description: Airplanes have come a long way since the start of commercial aviation. Nowadays, Airlines and aircraft manufacturers compete to build the most efficient and outstanding planes in the sky. They are developing new models, as well as new features on existing models, that may make flyers feel comfortable. This video presents the 10...
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Percheron partnered with TC Energy to execute an exploratory project investigating the process of obtaining a Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) waiver from the FAA, and the viability of executing BVLOS UAS flights in a real-world scenario along a pre-selected Right of Way in the Northeast. Percheron’s expert UAS team was able to obtain...
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11 July 2022 || 3 min read Aerial mobility will take a large part in Farnborough International Airshow 2022, as companies such as Boeing, Airbus, Vertical Aerospace, Lilium, and more will be in attendance to showcase their technology. The airshow, which occurs July 18-22 at the Farnborough airport in the UK, will be a landmark...
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SAN FRANCISCO, July 13, 2022 — Dedrone, the market leader in smart airspace security, today announced it has closed $30 million in an oversubscribed Series C-1 financing round. Led by public safety technology company Axon, this latest funding comes on the heels of the company’s $30.5 million Series C in December 2021. Aqton Partners, Menlo...
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SAS is fighting for survival within the aviation industry following a massive pilot strike and, in addition, difficulties experienced involving finances as the airline files for bankruptcy protection to help potentially accelerate its restructuring, something it is facing significant challenges with. Today, I explore how the airline is tracking and what the future holds. Become...
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Acquisition expected to combine market-leading automated drone platforms. Global reach further positions American Robotics as a leader in the growing commercial drone space. Images courtesy of Airobotics/American Robotics /Ondas Holdings. Ondas Holdings Inc., a leading provider of private wireless, drone and automated data solutions through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Ondas Networks Inc. and American Robotics,...