Agisoft PhotoScan: Benefit from latest version 1.2.0

4. December 2015

New Agisoft PhotoScan version 1.2.0 out now. For all customers with a valid licence key can upgrade for free. Ascending Technologies recommends to update soon to profit from diverse improvements. Besides Topcon and Agisoft sign a partnership agreement for UAS photogrammetric software to improve the processing of Topcon Falcon 8 and Sirius Pro generated data and to further expand the [...]

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Topcon Precision Agriculture @ Agritechnica

10. November 2015

The advantages of precision agriculture are evident: The precision positioning technology helps farmers and agricultural businesses to increase productivity, reduce inputs and maximize yield potential. Topcon Precision Agriculture provides complete crop management and control – from crop to vehicle. Precision for efficient farming Some will say precision agriculture is way of life. And indeed it is. The benefits of efficient [...]

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Drone Licence & New Regulations in Germany

9. November 2015

The German Minister of Transport, Alexander Dobrindt wants to reform the regulation of civil drone use in Germany. Due to increasing numbers of civil drone operations for commercial and recreational purpose. Labelling obligation of drones per ID, driving / flying licences for commercial operators and new regulatory frameworks for both private and professional drone users will come soon. Safe operation [...]

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UAS Precision Farming in Spain

13. October 2015

UAS precision farming is an important topic in Spain. To receive site-specific and accurately calculated application rates you need more detailed information of agricultural land. Good to know: Using the AscTec Falcon 8 for remote sensing in precision farming works quite successfully. UAS + multispectral & thermal sensors Spain is well known as the European vegetables and fruits garden. To [...]

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UAS Surveying: Surveying Made Easy!

14. September 2015

Now available: New AscTec Professional Line catalogue! Explore impressive enhancements in any UAS application due to AscTec Trinity. Such as easy surveying made possible by the new Quick Survey function. Simply enter required parameters via Mobile Ground Station to perform land surveying at the site – without PC support. Order the Topcon Falcon 8, powered by Ascending Technologies from our [...]

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HUVR: Data Analytics for Industry & Agriculture

12. August 2015

HUVR is an FAA approved data analytics company using drones (UAS) to inspect industrial assets and large acreage for precision agriculture. Now the US-based company has launched with a $2 Million Funding. $2 Million funding for drone applications HUVR delivers actionable data analytics to reduce operation expenses for wind and solar, oil and gas industry, precision agriculture companies. The investment [...]

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UAV- / Drone-based Precision Agriculture & Smart Farming

6. May 2015

With our development of high-performance, precise and robust lightweight UAVs on the one hand and new multispectral and hyperspectral or smartly combined sensors on the other hand opportunities and markets are rapidly emerging. Including the use of drones / UAVs in remote sensing as multispectral sensing platforms, which has become quite popular for a wide range of agricultural applications in the [...]

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Back to the Future 4 – Remote Sensing for Precision Farming

21. February 2015

Precision farming for yield mapping has raised modern agriculture to a new level. A greater use of drone, sensor and information technology, aimed at precision cultivation via yield mapping, is the next major step now. The Jülich Research Centre, one of the largest European institutes in the domain of biological and geological sciences. About 150 scientists are searching for a [...]

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AGROEXPO – Drones for Agriculture

30. January 2015

AGROEXPO, Spain. Our certified retailer from “The Drone Institute” Alexis Noguer conquers Spanish skies with the AscTec Falcon 8. After the AscTec Falcon 8 got approved and recommended by the Spanish authority SENASA for professional, civil drone use, now the way for operations of drones for agriculture, wood and forestry is opened. Including the AGROEXPO. The international exhibition AGROEXPO focuses [...]

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