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May 2017 | No Comment

Thomas & Hutton Announces New Certified UAV Remote Pilots
Thomas & Hutton (T&H) has announced its new Certified Remote UAV Pilots. Survey Party Chief, Brad Lariscy; Staff Surveyor, Cliff Wilson; and GIS Analyst, Preston Evans, both recently earned this certification. The Remote Pilot Certification is a requirement in order to fly drones legally and requires …

May 2017 | No Comment

RuggON announces the VX-601
RuggON Corporation has launched a new rugged in-vehicle terminal, the VX-601, which provides superb visibility from a large, bright, sunlight-readable touchscreen display; great durability; seamless connectivity and communications; as well as smart power management. The VX-601 is suitable for challenging environments and diverse applications such as intralogistics, cold chain logistics, waste …

May 2017 | No Comment

Orolia partnership with Talen-X
Orolia, has taken the next integration steps with its Spectracom line of Resilient PNT products, which will enable clients to take full advantage of Talen-X’s BroadShield Interference and Spoofing Detection technology. Orolia’s Spectracom and Talen-X have aligned hardware and software development efforts to jointly develop, market and sell the most advanced …

May 2017 | No Comment

FARO introduces PointSense 18.0 Suite
FARO has announced the availability of the FARO® PointSense 18.0 software suite. This robust software platform evolution delivers seamless integration into the latest 2018 AutoCAD® and Revit® design tools, a better user experience, improved software handling, and enhanced efficiency in processing software data.
The one stop bundle and compatibility across …

May 2017 | No Comment

Air Force says goodbye to 25-yearold GPS satellite
At 25-years old, GPS Vehicle Number 27 completed its time in orbit before the 2nd Space Operations Squadron said goodbye via final command and disposal on April 18. SVN 27 was launched in 1992, meaning it performed more than triple its design life of 7.5 years. Since …

May 2017 | No Comment

SuperGIS Server 10
After releasing the next-gen desktop GIS – SuperGIS Desktop 10 as well as mobile GIS- SuperSurv 10 and SuperPad 10, Supergeo will spare no effort to propel the development of SuperGIS Server 10! It will introduce a practical tool called Web Mapper in SuperGIS Server 10.
With Web Mapper, there will be …

May 2017 | No Comment

EU working to ‘push’ Britain out of the space race by cancelling Galileo contracts
The European Commission is working to “push” British companies out of contracts for the latest phase of work on the EU’s Galileo satellite navigation system, according to reports.
The body is understood to be calling for the right to cancel existing …

Apr 2017 | No Comment

Hemisphere GNSS News
C321 RTK Base & Rover and SiteMetrix™ Site Mgmt Software
Hemisphere GNSS, Inc. debuts the C321 GNSS Smart Antenna and SiteMetrix Site Management Software. When paired with SiteMetrix, the nextgeneration multi-frequency, multi-GNSS C321 antenna can be used as an all-inone construction base and rover site controller. Designed specifically for harsh construction environments, …

Apr 2017 | No Comment

Integrated ADS-B Technology to Improve Drone Safety
Kongsberg Geospatial has announced that with uAvionix, the two companies will be integrating Kongsberg Geospatial’s IRIS UAS Airspace Situational Awareness Display with uAvionix’s PingStation ADS-B receiver. Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast, or ADS-B transceivers help track the exact position of aircraft or drones in real time. uAvionix has …

Apr 2017 | No Comment

Remote GeoSystems launches LineVision Google Earth Extension
Remote GeoSystems, Inc. have released the all new LineVision™ Google Earth Extension – commercial software for UAV, airborne & terrestrial mobile inspection and survey projects requiring georeferenced video playback, analysis, collaboration and reporting using Google Earth & other GIS applications. Now anyone with a GPS-enabled video camera, drone …