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SenseFly, Agribotix offer agricultural end-to-end solution Posted on 16 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & UAV/UGV categories.

Agribotix, drone-enabled agricultural intelligence, has partnered with senseFly, producer of professional fixed-wing drones, to offer a new combined solution optimized for the early identification and troubleshooting of crop issues. It... Read more»

How best to select a GNSS vendor: Reader poll Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & OEM & Opinions categories.

The January reader poll asks you to answer the question: “What are the most important factors to consider in selecting a GNSS vendor?” Answer the poll by Jan. 25 for... Read more»

Iridium constellation provides low-Earth orbit satnav service Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the GNSS categories.

A strategic alliance announced on Dec. 15 between Orolia and Satelles includes product development and go-to-market activities of positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions provided by the Iridium satellite constellation,... Read more»

Case study: Firms collaborate on product development Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the From the Magazine & OEM & Survey categories.

Professional GNSS users now expect lightweight, easy-to-use receivers optimized for their particular workflows. Meanwhile, a streamlined manufacturing process means design and production of sophisticated instruments now takes months rather than... Read more»

Second Drone Advisory Committee meeting to be held Jan. 31 Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

At its second meeting on Jan. 31 in Reno, Nevada, the Drone Advisory Committee (DAC) will continue to help the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) prioritize its efforts to integrate unmanned... Read more»

NSL CEO Vidal Ashkenazi honored with Queen’s OBE Posted on 11 Jan 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

Vidal Ashkenazi, founder and CEO of Nottingham Scientific Ltd (NSL), has been awarded an OBE in the 2017 New Year’s Honours List for Services to Science. An OBE is a... Read more»

Netherlands employs GNSS monitoring for rail Posted on 11 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & Transportation categories.

The Dutch state-owned rail company NS Groep N.V. is deploying a real-time remote diagnostics monitoring system. As a core component of NS’ overall real-time monitoring architecture, the system allows railway... Read more»

Israel defence to fly BlueBird UAVs Posted on 11 Jan 2017 in the Defense & Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

BlueBird Aero Systems has won a contract to supply a target variant of an unmanned air vehicle to the Israeli Air Force (IAF), to enable it to train its air... Read more»