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Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 23, 2018
Solar electric StratoAirNet prototype completes first flight

Solar electric StratoAirNet prototype completes first flight

Bye Aerospace announced the successful completion of the first flight of the solar electric technology demonstrator prototype for its "StratoAirNet" and "Solesa" families of medium-altitude aircraft systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 21, 2018
Intel advances the safe integration of drones into US airspace

Intel advances the safe integration of drones into US airspace

Intel is working with the Federal Aviation Administration and other industry participants to foster innovation and to shape the global standards and practices for unmanned aircraft systems, with safety being the first priority.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 17, 2018
Solar-powered aircraft breaks record

Solar-powered aircraft breaks record

Airbus Defence and Space announced the successful landing of its first production aircraft of the Zephyr programme, the new Zephyr S HAPS. Zephyr S logged a maiden flight of over 25 days, the longest duration flight ever made.
Press Release
UK's leading drone training professionals launch membership package

UK's leading drone training professionals launch membership package

Rusta's 'Alumni' membership will be available from midday today and will offer exclusive benefits and discounts across a whole range of drone training services.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2018
IDTechEx TVAerospace Material Advancements

Aerospace Material Advancements

IDTechEx Analyst, Dr Richard Collins gives a brief overview on the aerospace materials industry, covering composites, light weighting, metal alloys, nano-carbons and additive manufacturing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 8, 2018
Graphene skinned plane unveiled

Graphene skinned plane unveiled

The University of Central Lancashire has unveiled the world's first graphene skinned plane at an internationally renowned air show.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 3, 2018
Controlling drones via voice channels

Controlling drones via voice channels

The future is airborne. Drones may soon become the key to relieving the burden of traffic on our streets, optimizing deliveries, and improving the safety and efficiency of firefighting. But there are still a few hurdles to cross before the technology reaches the maturity required for large-scale commercial roll-out.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 31, 2018
Seafaring robots break new ground

Seafaring robots break new ground

Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science have broken new ground while trialling aerial and underwater robots at sea, which would allow greater monitoring of the Great Barrier Reef.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 20, 2018
Remotely piloted aircraft completes transatlantic mission

Remotely piloted aircraft completes transatlantic mission

A Medium-altitude, Long-endurance Remotely Piloted Aircraft produced by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc made history as it landed at the Royal Air Force, Fairford in Gloucestershire, UK and became the first MALE RPA to successfully complete a trans-Atlantic flight.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 18, 2018
IDTechEx TVUltralight all-electric personal aerial vehicle

Ultralight all-electric personal aerial vehicle

OPENER has revealed BlackFly; the world's first ultralight all-electric fixed-wing extreme short/vertical take-off and landing aircraft. BlackFly is a single-seat Personal Aerial Vehicle with simple controls requiring no special skills to master and operate safely.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 23, 2018
Solar electric StratoAirNet prototype completes first flight

Solar electric StratoAirNet prototype completes first flight

Bye Aerospace announced the successful completion of the first flight of the solar electric technology demonstrator prototype for its "StratoAirNet" and "Solesa" families of medium-altitude aircraft systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 17, 2018
Solar-powered aircraft breaks record

Solar-powered aircraft breaks record

Airbus Defence and Space announced the successful landing of its first production aircraft of the Zephyr programme, the new Zephyr S HAPS. Zephyr S logged a maiden flight of over 25 days, the longest duration flight ever made.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2018
IDTechEx TVAerospace Material Advancements

Aerospace Material Advancements

IDTechEx Analyst, Dr Richard Collins gives a brief overview on the aerospace materials industry, covering composites, light weighting, metal alloys, nano-carbons and additive manufacturing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 3, 2018
Controlling drones via voice channels

Controlling drones via voice channels

The future is airborne. Drones may soon become the key to relieving the burden of traffic on our streets, optimizing deliveries, and improving the safety and efficiency of firefighting. But there are still a few hurdles to cross before the technology reaches the maturity required for large-scale commercial roll-out.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 20, 2018
Remotely piloted aircraft completes transatlantic mission

Remotely piloted aircraft completes transatlantic mission

A Medium-altitude, Long-endurance Remotely Piloted Aircraft produced by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc made history as it landed at the Royal Air Force, Fairford in Gloucestershire, UK and became the first MALE RPA to successfully complete a trans-Atlantic flight.