Tag Archives: drone

xyHt Weekly News Links: 08/21/20

ATLAS and BlackSky Harness Expanded Earth Observation Capabilities Using LiDAR from a Drone for Detailed Mapping of Hard-to-Reach Locations Phase One and Acecore Integrate Camera and Drone Technologies GNSS RTK Rover with Visual Positioning Simplifies Surveying UAS TO Launch Navigation Satellites New Esri Textbooks for Spatial Education

Why renting a UAV may make sense

I have a land surveyor client who’s interested in getting on the UAV train. But like many, he’s concerned with the financial outlay and not quite certain if the UAV path is the right one for his firm. His main concern: Will he be able to fully utilize and monetize the investment? That’s why I’m...

xyHt Weekly News Links: 07/24/20

Geo Week announces 2021 dates in Denver, CO FAA and Switzerland Agree to Drone Safety Standards Contest for Drone-based Application Ideas Cepton Continue Global Expansion Emesent Launches Innovative Underground Drone Flight Terrestrial Laser Scanning with Real-Time Data Analytics for Avalanche Forecasting TDI-Brooks Completes Two (2) Environmental Post-Operations Surveys (EPOS) in Mexico GPI Geospatial Expands Airborne...

xyHt Weekly News Links: 07/10/2020

*Click here to visit xyHt’s Virtual Trade Show* Drone Integration Work at NY UAS Test Site RIEGL’s Ultimate Lidar Webinar Series Changing Space: INNOspace Masters Winners UAS Summit & Expo Moved to October Lidar Reveals Oldest and Biggest Maya Structure NOAA Pick Woolpert for Shoreline Mapping Project

xyHt Weekly News Links: 04/17/20

MAPPS – COVID-19 Impact Webinar Series – REGISTER NOW! Hancock Associates Announces Promotion of Scott Jalbert, P.L.S. to Senior Vice President RIEGL Ultimate LiDAR Webinar Series How Will COVID-19 Impact the Present and Future of the Drone Industry? Esri Publishes The International Geodesign Collaboration Introducing OxTS Georeferencer – Helping You Create Accurate 3D Pointclouds Skytec...

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Mandatory Drone Registration for the UK Looms

Operator ID Is Coming to the UK (Above is the mdMapper3000DµoG from Microdrones.) In the UK, starting  November 30th, it will be mandatory for all drone owners [and model aircraft owners of drones/planes weighing more than 250g (8.8oz) up to 20kg (44lbs)] to register their details with the CAA (this is called an OperatorID). Owners of...