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May 28, 2020

NHS Scotland Drone Delivery Trial Supports Covid-19 Response

BY DRONELIFE An NHS Scotland drone delivery trial will support the U.K.’s COVID-19 response – and help prove the case for drone delivery between remote healthcare facilities. READ MORE

May 28, 2020

Zipline, Novant Health launch emergency drone to deliver supplies

BY CNBC Zipline, Novant Health launch the first long-distance emergency drone operation in U.S. to deliver PPE and medical supplies READ MORE

May 19, 2020

Drones now deliver defibrillators in Sweden

BY Everdrone Everdrone, a global leader in autonomous drone technology, is now deploying a drone system that delivers Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to the scene of cardiac arrests. READ MORE

May 19, 2020

Alaskan researchers use Wingtra drones to watch flash floods

BY Wingtra Just outside Juneau, Alaska, climate researchers are tracking rising and falling ice and water levels in Suicide Basin glacial lake. This work is a preventative measure to protect neighboring areas. Wingtra drones are crucial to the efforts. READ MORE

May 12, 2020

Matternet Reaches Milestone in FAA's Type Certification Process

BY Matternet Matternet's M2 Drone approved to start D&R testing, one of the final steps to achieve type certification to fly in the U.S. READ MORE

May 12, 2020

USAIG Boosts Safety Programs for Unmanned Aircraft Policyholders

BY United States Aircraft Insurance Group (USAIG) USAIG and the Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) have teamed up to enhance the utility of safety benefits made available to all Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) policyholders. READ MORE

May 07, 2020

Australian military gets first drone with artificial intelligence

BY Brad Lendon, CNN Boeing Australia presented the country's Air Force on Tuesday with a prototype of a jet-powered drone that they hope will one day fly alongside manned warplanes while bringing artificial intelligence to the battlefield. READ MORE

May 07, 2020

Philipp Senn Named Chief Technology Officer at AVT Australia

BY AVT Australia AVT Australia, the APAC division of Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT), is pleased to announce that Philipp Senn has been appointed Chief Technology Officer (CTO). READ MORE

May 05, 2020

Ascent Vision Technologies Announces New CUAS System Release

BY Ascent Vision Technologies Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) has released the latest variant of the eXpeditionary Mobile Air Defense Integrated System (X-MADIS), offering next-generation portable, on-the-move counter sUAS capabilities. READ MORE