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Massachusetts- based robotics company to deliver 75 ‘throwable’ robots widely used by military and law enforcement personnel   Endeavor Robotics, a global leader in tactical ground robotics, announced that it has been awarded a contract for 75 FirstLook unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) from the United States Government for immediate operational use. his marks the company’s third major …
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UV – Unmanned Vehicles Aptima receives Agile Teams programme contract Aptima has received a multi-year contract worth $3.5 million from DARPA for the Agile Teams (A-Teams) programme, the company announced on 18 September. The programme will focus on advancing the science of future human-machine collaborative work. According to the programme, human-machine partnerships are increasingly pervasive …
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UV – Unmanned Vehicles New autonomous unmanned track loader Horiba Mira has has developed an autonomous unmanned compact track loader designed to conduct engineering tasks that are considered too dangerous for an operator. The vehicle consists of the JCB 205T Track Loader integrated with Horiba Mira’s third-generation Modular Autonomous Control System (MACE) via a roof-mounted …
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UV – Unmanned Vehicles MDM 2017: AeroVironment highlights UAS camera upgrade In addition to spotlighting expanded datalink compatibility for Raven and Puma AE with the new M1/M2/M5 radios and frequency spectrum, AeroVironment used MDM 2017 to tout the benefits of its Mantis i45 camera retrofit. The Mantis i45 features dual 15 megapixel high resolution coluor …
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Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS), an American technology company focused on providing electric mobility solutions to the transportation sector, today announced that it will present its new Low Floor Delivery Platform Chassis at the Post-Expo 2017 at Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland, September 26-28, 2017, Hall 4 Booth #9060. Workhorse is also a finalist for the …
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Drone Delivery Canada (DDC or the Company) (CSE:FLT – OTCQB: TAKOF), is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Wuennenberg to the newly created position of Vice President – Regulatory Affairs as the Company grows its management team in anticipation of obtaining Canadian regulatory approval for drone delivery. Prior to joining DDC as VP of …
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The final component of a coherent safety argument is Processes – or more properly, the environment in which the activity takes place and how you manage it. Each PfCO holder has an operations manual which defines the policies that underpin how you will operate and manage risk, although it typically isn’t detailed enough that each …
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The Australian Newspaper reports that the military there followed America’s example. They then modified the way they used COTs RPA in order to start flying them again. “On August 9, 2017, after Defence became aware of the US Army’s actions, the use of all commercial off-the-shelf UAS was suspended until a formal assessment into the …
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