DRONELIFE Partners with New Leaf to Introduce Service Contract Coverage Specifically for Drones

IRVING, Texas – Feb.4, 2016 – The explosive growth of drone use creates a matching need for consumers and commercial operators to protect their new equipment against defects and accidental damage. DRONELIFE, the e-magazine put out by technology publisher Alan Philips, has long kept aficionados up to date on the latest drone news, applications, and […]

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DroneDeploy Releases Elevation Toolbox and Volume Measurement Tool

Sponsored by DroneDeploy DroneDeploy is excited to announce the release of their Elevation Toolbox and new Volume Measurement tool. This tool enables DroneDeploy users to calculate the volume of stockpiles, measure the extraction volume of a quarry or estimate the volume of a building,  instantly from any device. It delivers accurate and timely volume calculations […]

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ALPA Wants Still More Drone Regulation

The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) have something else to march about: ALPA now wants Congress to require small drone owners to pass an online training course before being allowed to operate their devices. ALPA president Tim Canoll described his proposal during a Feb. 1 briefing with journalists in Washington DC, ATWOnline reports.  ALPA wants small […]

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Breaking: OR Rep Introduces Commercial UAS Modernization Act

Oregon Representative Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) has introduced the Commercial UAS Modernization Act, legislation designed to support innovation in the drone industry by creating an interim framework of industry friendly regulations. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) introduced similar legislation of the same name last year. “The UAS industry is booming in Oregon and nationwide, but our laws […]

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John Deere to offer Sentera’s Agricultural Drone Services

Sentera, LLC, a global provider of software, sensors, and drone technologies to the agriculture industry, is now a John Deere Operations Center Production Partner. John Deere’s dealer and customer network now have access to a variety of Sentera’s innovative agriculture solutions including AgVault™ Software, precision sensors, and fixed-wing and quadcopter agriculture scouting drones. Sentera’s solutions […]

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