AscTec Falcon 8 – multispectral & multifunctional

3. March 2015

Drone-based bridge inspection and geodata provided by Orbiton after the collapse of Skjeggestad bridge on February 2nd helped determine that the bridge had to be demolished as quickly as possible due to danger of further collapse. Decommissioning was to be carried out using explosives as part of a complex operation which involved danger of a massive quick clay landslide. Once [...]

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UAV Fire Prevention by GRID-IT

11. February 2015

  At this year’s fire prevention trade fair and congress FeuerTRUTZ in Nürnberg, Germany, UAV fire prevention and drone-based fire danger zone observation will be great topics. Remotely piloted tiny aerial inspection drones could surely save time and resources in critical situations. The FeuerTRUTZ Trade Fair with Congress for Preventive Fire Protection is one of the leading German fire and [...]

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Airborne Remote Sensing in Palo

15. November 2013

Palo. The task forces of the international aid organization I.S.A.R. Germany arrived the Philippine disaster area. Chaos dominates there. Infrastructure and traffic were practically paralyzed by the typhoon. It is extremely difficult to coordinate and get an overview on the ground. The AscTec Falcon 8 provides useful aerial images to support the humanitarian aid of the I.S.A.R. team. The AscTec [...]

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I.S.A.R. Germany: First responder UAV AscTec Falcon 8

7. October 2013

Duisburg. (07.10.2013) Ascending Technologies donates an AscTec Falcon 8 to I.S.A.R. Germany. The international aid organization is certified by the UN organization INSARAG (International Search and Rescue Advisory Group) and helps in case of natural disaster around the world. Now we support the voluntary work of the action forces with one of our flight systems. „Our intention is to save [...]

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