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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Cyberhawk: World’s First Internal Tank Inspection for Maersk Oil

6. November 2015

Cyberhawk Innovations, the world leader in aerial inspection using Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicles (ROAV), has completed its first ever ROAV inspection of a cargo oil tank on an operational FPSO. After significant research and development, this successful project launches this new service to the global oil and gas and shipping industry. Visual tank inspection for integrity, damage assessment & class [...]

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Back to the Future 12 – Drones & Self-Awareness

21. October 2015

Intel’s RealSense camera module, which weighs as little as 8 grams and is less than 4mm thick, brings depth perception to drones both indoors and outdoors with minimal impact to payload and flight times. A new level of intelligence and self-awareness to the drone ecosystem could change the way we see drones. Drones with 360° self-awareness 360° depth cameras, powerful [...]

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The Commercial UAV Show & the Drone Ecosystem

20. October 2015

The Commercial UAV Show just opened its doors in London, UK. Matt Kellett, Business Development Manager for Mapping and OEM business at Topcon will be holding a speak there and present the unmanned aircraft system Topcon Falcon 8, powered by Ascending Technologies. Aiming at the commercial UAV market New capabilities and markets opened up in the UAV sector will be [...]

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Sky-Futures: First UAV Inspection in the USA completed

8. October 2015

Sky-Futures USA successfully completes the first UAV Inspection in Houston, Texas, USA. Sky-Futures’ UAV inspection for oil & gas industry Sky-Futures USA based in Houston, Texas performed their first commercial operation. A major American oil and gas company contacted Sky-Futures to carry out an inspection 80 miles East of Houston. Within 36 hours of contacting Sky-Futures, a UAV inspection team [...]

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Renewable UK: Cyberhawk launches special wind turbine inspection service

6. October 2015

Cyberhawk Innovations, the world leader in aerial inspection and surveying using Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicles (ROAV), also known as UAVs or drones, has marked its busiest ever year in the renewables sector with the launch of a commercial scale inspection solution for wind turbine blades. Drone inspection solution for renewables sector This year, Cyberhawk’s work in the renewables sector has [...]

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Advanced UAV / RPAS course @ SENASA

5. October 2015

Following high demand in the Spanish market, SENASA offers the first UAV training course for advanced RPAS applications in surveying, precision agriculture and industrial inspection. Advanced UAV / RPAS course @ SENASA Topcon Spain and The Drone Institute will support and assist SENASA to comply highest demands of new and skilled pilots in professional UAV applications. SENASA successfully incorporated the [...]

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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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Cyberhawk: Approved to fly UAVs in congested areas

8. September 2015

Cyberhawk is delighted to announce that it has been approved to fly UAVs in congested areas by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), making it one of the first companies in the UK to achieve this status. Congested Area Operations Safety Case Our approval under the CAA Congested Area Operations Safety Case (CAOSC) allows us to fly in congested urban [...]

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Cyberhawk + Unmanned Experts UMEX for CII

1. September 2015

Collaboration with UK firm brings drone utility infrastructure inspection to the USA: Colorado based Unmanned Experts (UMEX), a leading consultancy and training company in the United States Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) market has joined forces with the UK head-quartered Cyberhawk Innovations, the world’s leader in UAS aerial surveys, to deliver market-leading critical infrastructure inspections (CII) throughout the USA. The partnership [...]

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