RPAS Portal by RUAS

11. May 2016

RUAS (former Resource Group), a UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) National Qualified Entity (NQE) training organisation successfully launched its RPAS Portal past year to enhance and streamline worldwide RPAS operations. Cloud-based RPAS Portal support RPAS pilots & operators The RPAS Portal is an integrated, web-based, software solution created to streamline the day to day activities of RPAS pilots and operators. [...]

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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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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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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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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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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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New EASA regulatory approach for RPAS operation

6. August 2015

RPAS – Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems in Europe are increasingly being used in Europe, but under a fragmented regulatory framework. Under the term RPAS or “Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems” are included very large aircraft which resemble in size and complexity manned aircraft to professional, commercial micro aircraft – like systems from Ascending Technologies – and very small consumer electronics aircraft. [...]

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