· Tagged: Drone Law
The UK CAA has launched a consultation, proposing to extend the Legacy and Transitional drone provisions in the Open category. An extension would be good news for drone operators, especially those flying Transitional aircraft in the A2 subcategory with an A2 CofC.
· Tagged: Commercial Drones
heliguy™ partners with industry-leading emergency vehicle manufacturer Venari to develop a dedicated drone support vehicle. The custom modified Ford Ranger is specifically designed for enterprise drone operations with a suite of integrated features and space for a DJI Dock drone in a box solution.
· Tagged: Matrice 300
The DJI M300 RTK is a powerful and versatile enterprise drone. It is ideal for high-precision drone surveying, including LiDAR, and can carry a range of payloads, such as thermal, zoom, spotlights, speakers, gas detection units and agricultural sensors.
· Tagged: flighthub 2
In-depth guide to DJI FlightHub 2, including key features, how it improves real-time team-wide communication, why it is good for public safety and inspection drone missions, and how it compares to the original FlightHub.
In-depth comparison between the DJI M30 Series, M300 RTK and Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced, including flight time, IP rating, safety features, controllers and design. Find out which DJI Enterprise drone platform is best for your operations.
- DJI releases the DJI Matrice 30 drone and drone in a box solution. The M30 has multi-camera capabilities while the DJI Dock enables autonomous drone deployment and charging. DJI also releases FlightHub 2 –a cloud-based flight planning and fleet management solution.
- DJI has unveiled the H20N –a new payload with night vision. The sensor, for the M300 RTK drone, also has thermal, zoom and laser rangefinder capabilities. It is ideal for search and rescue, public safety and security missions in low-light environments.
How the drone in a box concept will transform autonomous drone deployment. A drone deploying automatically from a docking station has major benefits for the commercial and enterprise drone industry.
Flybotix launches new inspection software for the ASIO caged drone. ASIO 2.0 features 3D map generation, POI localisation, video and 3D map synchronisation and real temperature monitoring. Use the software to measure distances and locate defects within confined spaces and GPS-denied environments.
UPDATE: The second stage of a ground-breaking drone surveying study is live and practitioners and researchers are encouraged to take part and process the datasets. The EuroSDR project centres on drone accuracy, especially without ground control, and includes DJI drone surveying solutions.
· Tagged: Drones for Police
British Transport Police trials drones to improve safety and security on the UK's railways. The drones are being deployed to combat cable and equipment theft, deter trespassers and tackle graffiti hotspots. BTP says the trial is going well.
· Tagged: DJI
Heliguy compares the DJI transmission systems including Wi-Fi-, OcuSync and Lightbridge. Find out which one is best and how to get the best range out of your drone
In-depth guide to SLAM, including its advantages for surveying, the difference between visual and LiDAR SLAM, and how it can be used for different applications. heliguy™ has partnered with GeoSLAM to offer the ZEB Horizon, which can be mounted to drones like the DJI M300 RTK.
· Tagged: ASIO
heliguy™ has partnered with Swiss technology firm Flybotix to become UK supplier of the ASIO indoor inspection drone. The collision-proof platform is ideal for confined space inspection and reaching hard-to-access locations, collecting accurate data efficiently and safely.
The DJI M300 RTK drone and Zenmuse P1 photogrammetry camera are now compatible with Esri Site Scan Flight. New features on the app also include enhanced mission planning. heliguy™ and Esri UK are partners, delivering an end-to-end UAS solution for the AEC industry.
· Tagged: P1
DJI Zenmuse P1 photogrammetry camera used to build highly-detailed 3D model of historic monument, as part of repair and maintenance plans. Surveys shows the value of using drones for conservation.