Saturday , July 31 2021

New SOP May Allow Drones for Agriculture Use in India

India is an agricultural powerhouse of the world. The agricultural sector contributes about 18% to India’s total GDP (Gross Domestic Product). The lack of access to advanced agricultural technologies such as drones has proved to be one of the limiting factors in the growth of this sector. A new SOP …

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The New Drone Laws in India 2021: Complete Guide

In July 2021, the Government of India released a draft for the new set of drone laws. These drone laws, when implemented, will supersede all existing drone regulations in the country. On 12th March 2021, the DGCA (Directorate General of Civil Aviation) finalized the UAS Rules 2021. These rules were …

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Storm Chaser Reed Timmer uses drone to video Utah flooding

If there’s a significant storm pretty much anywhere, you can bet Storm Chasers are on the case. One of the best-known is American Reed Timmer, a meteorologist who starred in the Discovery Channel series Storm Chasers. Reed is still chasing, gathering data and video, and experiencing the immense power nature …

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FlytBase announces software platform FlytZip for drone deliveries

Parcel delivery using drones is on the brink of a breakthrough. The hardware is ready. Slowly but surely the regulations are becoming more accommodative. And, the first business cases are also emerging. However, there is a lack of a good hardware-independent software solution with which drone deliveries can be coordinated. …

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Altitude Angel Represents UK World of Drones

by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby The government of the United Kingdom has chosen Altitude Angel as a representative of the nation at the upcoming World of Drones & Robotics Congress. The World of Drones & Robotics Congress, formerly The World Drone Congress, is in its fifth year, and …

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UAE uses laser drone tech to force rain from cloud cover- DroneDJ

Chronically water-poor United Arab Emirates has been investing millions in recent years into technology capable of squeezing moisture from otherwise parsimonious clouds overhead. Now, desperate for a respite from brutal heat baking the nation this summer, the UAE has again deployed its drone-based rain-making tech to provoke downpours over Dubai. …

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U.S. House Committee Approves Advanced Air Mobility Working Group Bill – sUAS News

GAMA Applauds Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Passage of Advanced Air Mobility Coordination and Leadership Act  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure unanimously approved the Advanced Air Mobility Coordination and Leadership Act (H.R 1339), which establishes an interagency working group to more effectively engage and coordinate with …

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Skydio in Australia and New Zealand [WEBINAR}

With Skydio now in Australia and New Zealand, the company is introducing the benefits of autonomous drones to a new customer base.  Register Now for a Free Webinar August 25th, at 8 PM AEST to learn more about Skydio’s autonomous drones and how they are helping enterprise drone programs to …

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