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21.09.2018 / A digital map of Tatarstan fields will be created by spring of 2019 with the help of drones

Tatarstan authorities plan to complete the electronic certification of fields using drones by spring 2019. This was reported by Ildus Gabdrakhmanov, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Tatarstan.

13.09.2018 / It is offered to set up the drone production in Komsomolsk-on-Amur

Scientists offer to set up the drone production in the Far East.
According to the idea, drones can be involved, including in the delivery of goods to remote areas, for example the Arctic.


29.08.2018 / Bye Aerospace Startup tested a solar powered drone

The American Bye Aerospace conducted flight tests of StratoAirNet drone, in which the usual battery is replaced by solar ones.
One of the main problems of unmanned vehicles and aircraft with electric motors is limited battery capacity. 

12.07.2018 / The Chinese company plans to set up UAV production in Uzbekistan

«Geoinnovation center» state unitary enterprise of Uzbekistan and the Chinese BShark Holdings Ltd signed a memorandum of cooperation in the field of production of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), reports UzDaily on July 10.

04.06.2018 / The development of drones began in the Nizhny Novgorod region

There are about 2.5 thousand drones in the Russian sky today. They are used for fire safety of forests, search for missing people, monitoring of crops: there is great number of variants. Now Nizhny Novgorod state agencies use foreign drones, but the region has been already developing such devices.

31.05.2018 / Drone logistics and transportation market forecast

According to the new market research report «Drone Logistics and Transportation Market by Solution (Warehousing, Shipping, Infrastructure, Software), Sector (Commercial, Military), Drone (Freight Drones, Passenger Drones, Ambulance Drones), and Region - Global Forecast till 2027», published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is estimated to be USD 11.20 billion in 2022 ...

30.05.2018 / China is developing a low-orbit navigation system for unmanned vehicles

The low orbit Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS) is developed by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC).
The system is based on a low-orbit micro-nano satellite that was launched together with four Fengyun-III meteorological satellites in November 2017.

29.05.2018 / Small drone market research and forecast

From 2017 to 2027 annual drone sales will grow from 13 million to 23 million units or more. The total revenue from sales of platforms, accessories and services will be up from $6 billion in 2017 to almost $70 billion in 2027, having shown an annual growth of 31%. The growth will be mainly due to the market of commercial drones, which will raise its revenue from 34% to 74% in 2027.

28.05.2018 / Drones will receive the license plate number

Bloomberg revealed details of the law offered earlier this month, which will «require small unmanned aircraft owners to display the unique identifier assigned by the FAA upon completion of the registration process on an external surface of the aircraft». If this law is approved drone owners will no longer be allowed to keep this number hidden.

18.05.2018 / Partnership on the creation of autonomous drone control systems

The Canadian MicroPilot Inc. teamed with Trimble to integrate high-precision GNSS technology as part of its autopilot for guidance and control of unmanned aerial vehicles.
With robust centimeter-level real-time kinematic (RTK) positioning capabilities, multi- constellation GNSS receivers are capable of tracking signals from GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and BeiDou.

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