Hexadrone Tundra-M modular UAS taps Windform rugged additive manufacturing materials

Engineers implemented a rugged, waterproof design to construct Hexadrone’s first fully modular, easy-to-use UAS made for extreme weather conditions … helped us in the process of devising an ideal UAV solution.” Additive manufacturing is often faster …

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Researchers Test Drone Traffic Control in Reno

“We are testing all kinds of conditions out there, from package delivery to aerial surveys, to inspections, to damage control,” Chris Walach, the director of the Nevada FAA UAS Test Site said. But a fleet of drone delivery systems needs a whole new road …

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Android(TM)-Based Display supports precision agriculture.

Offering wireless connectivity, Trimble® TMX-2050 Display allows farmers to view ongoing field activities, real-time commodity prices, real-time weather conditions to guide irrigation and field deployment decisions, and other valuable task information in Connected Farm™ dashboard. Third-party apps offer diagnostic tools to identify and address implement error codes, fertilizer calibration charts …

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Dangerous conditions at Djibouti base threatens U.S. military pilots: Washington Post

Conditions at an African base used by U.S. military pilots flying missions over Yemen and Somalia have become chronically dangerous, with fliers relying on local air-traffic controllers who sleep on the job and commit frequent errors, the Washington Post reported on Thursday. Conditions at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti are so bad that U.S. warplanes and civilian airliners alike are routinely placed …

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