Surveillance

Innovative drone tech wins at Commercial UAV Expo 2019

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Three companies were chosen as the winners of the ‘Pitch the Press’ event at the Commercial UAV Expo Americas 2019 for their innovative drone technology. Agrowing, A2Z and SolSpec were all winners at this year’s show, with their ground-breaking products singled out for praise. Agrowing, creator of a pioneering AI-enabled, 12 narrow band multispectral sensor, was among the winners, with the panel of judges recogniseing the system’s ability to examine assets in a wide range of spectral bands providing users with specific visual data. Delivery innovator A2Z was also among the winners, with its tethered mechanism for dropping packages, allowing
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AeroDefense drone detection to be used at MetLife Stadium

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AeroDefense has revealed that it will provide its drone detection system to the MetLife Stadium to improve drone safety during events. The MetLife Stadium, home to the New York Giants and New York Jets NFL teams as well as numerous concerts and sporting events, has selected AeroDefense’s AirWarden Drone and Pilot Detection, Location and Alert System to provide warnings for drones entering the stadium. The system operates using radio frequencies to detect where both the drone and the controller are in order to notify the MetLife Stadium security. Daniel DeLorenzi, vice president security & safety services at the MetLife Stadium,
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South West Police Forces use Centrik to effectively manage drone operations

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The Alliance Drone Team, a partnership between Devon and Cornwall and Dorset Police Forces, has used operational management system Centrik to expand and effectively manage operations covering almost 5,000 square miles. Centrik is the only system of its type approved by regulators to manage both manned and unmanned operations and has co-ordinated activity for almost 50 police UAS pilots across South West England. A collaboration between Devon and Cornwall Police and Dorset Police, the Alliance Drone Team integrates UAS into the emergency services environment, supporting law enforcement for missing persons searches, major events and firearms incidents. Sgt James Rees, its
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