Working outside with flying robots. Yes please.
A local paper mill has three large piles of wood chips that get replenished by 20 to 30 trucks every day. They have a requirement that these piles get measured monthly. This task is typically done by two surveyors, one of whom has to actually climb to the top of these piles which is aContinue reading “Measuring chip piles with Unmanned Vehicles”
For example, in North Carolina you must pass a knowledge test for any operation that’s not recreational.
“FAA Administrator Michael Huerta and Sally French, “The Drone Girl,” today led a lively panel discussion about the future of small unmanned aircraft at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin on Monday. The panel included a diverse group of innovative thinkers from industry and government. In his opening remarks, Administrator Huerta outlined recent progress onContinue reading “FAA Administrator Talks Drones at SXSW”
As an entrepreneur and developer I’m in a “should I build it or should I just buy it” situation currently. A lot of what I’ve tried isn’t very good.
Switching gears lately in my other life to work with Blueridge Forestry on a mapping workflow for them. Making this map of a local closed landfill turned model airplane field really was a snap.
Started on a new project this evening. Docker images for Dronekit and some tools for automating flights. Love me some Docker!
He files for a 9 mile radius NOTAM for the whole weekend over a really beautiful part of the country. That’s what.
3D Robotics Solo DJI Inspire DJI Phantom 3 DJI Spreading Wings S900 DJI Spreading Wings S1000+ DJI Matrice 100 Chroma Camera Drone According to the FAA it takes a few months for approval so I figured I would get these submitted now. In other news, I’m building a fixed wing model as a competitor toContinue reading “Just requested to add these new UAS models to my “fleet””