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Trimble Obtains Exemption to Operate its Unmanned Aircraft System

December 10, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 10, 2014—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted an exemption that will allow the company to conduct commercial operation of its Trimble® UX5 Aerial Imaging Solution in the…

UAS Inspects Largest Mosque in Turkey

Kassel, Germany / Adana, Turkey, 5. December, 2014 - The Turkish distributor of Leica Geosystems SISTEM A.S., the project management service provider…

Topcon Releases New UAS for Aerial Mapping

August 27, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate, Sensors

Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of two unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for mapping — the Sirius Pro and Sirius Basic.  Both systems are…

Topcon Announces Partnership with MAVinci for Worldwide UAS Distribution

August 19, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

Topcon Positioning Group has entered into a worldwide distribution partnership agreement with Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) provider MAVinci GmbH. As the result of the partnership — Sirius — a fixed-wing UAS series guided with Topcon GNSS (Global Navigation…

senseFly Announces eBee RTK Survey-grade Mapping Drone

June 11, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

The eBee RTK by senseFly is a fully autonomous survey-grade mapping drone (or UAV/UAS). It features a built-in L1/L2 GNSS receiver and is capable of receiving corrections from most leading brands of base station via its supplied eMotion 2 flight control software…

RIEGL Launches the First Survey-grade LiDAR for UAS

February 5, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems has been developing the world’s first survey-grade UAS LiDAR sensor, the VUX-1. As early as February this year, it is already time to show off this innovative sensor: join us at the official launch event ILMF taking place…

Woolpert Partners With Altavian For Commercial UAS Data Collection

April 18, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Woolpert, a national geospatial, design and infrastructure management firm headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, recently announced it has partnered with Altavian to operate unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for aerial surveying and mapping data collection. Altavian,…