Airborne Drones

Best Drones to Buy

We have seen a significant increase of buyers moving from single drones purchases for piloting/prototyping purposes to fleet purchases as drone technologies are being adopted for mainstream integration into business processes.

BEST SECURITY DRONES: 5 KEY FEATURES

Security Drones are being used in a wide variety of security applications, from patrolling borders and conducting 24/7 surveillance of huge sectors to responding to early warning triggers and conducting initial assessments. But there are a few things prospective enterprise drone customers need to know. The introduction of low altitude sUAS (small Unmanned Arial Systems) as Security Drones in …

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High Speed Drones for ISR / OODA

The role of time and space in ISR and OODA (incident response) integration. High speed drones. With drones the functional specifications that often receive the most attention typically are: flight time, and payload.  But when it comes to longer range missions, long flight times do little to help if the drone. If in responding to an incident, it arrives at …

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Integrated ISR model using drones

ISR with airborne Thermal and Optical sensors Drones (UAVs)  are invaluable tools in surveillance and security as, along with various sensor payloads, it can play a role in ALL phases of ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) from initial Detection to the final Response. Two of the most commonly used sensors are thermal and optical cameras, which are very effectively deployed on mobile platforms such …

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Drones and COVID-19

Responsive Digital Infrastructure in times of a crises. 4IR, COVID-19 and RECESSION The Novel Corona Virus has literally brought the globe to a standstill. The impact of social distancing during this pandemic is so massive that its effects on carbon emissions are visible from space. Three (3) Overlapping Events (4IR, COVID-19, Recession) COVID-19 also happens …

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Urban Rural Air Mobility

Urban Rural Air Mobility refers to transportation systems that move people and goods by air. These transportation systems developed in response to both traffic congestion in the Urban context or accessibility in the Rural context. While the two different environments differ dramatically the challenges for transport and delivery are very similar.   DIFFERENT JUNGLES – …

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Drones in Africa. The ideal place!

The leading role of Drones in Africa.   The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, held in Cape Town over 4 – 6 September 2019. Featuring speakers such as Professor Klaus Schwab, and SA President Cyril Ramaphosa the Forum discussed ‘Shaping Inclusive Growth and Shared Futures in the Fourth Industrial Revolution’.   Drone sessions at …

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DRONE NOISE LEVELS

Drone noise levels. The advent of drone technology and the prospect of skies filled with whirring rotorcraft have raised alarms about increasing noise levels and the resulting impact on society (and the environment), challenging drone manufacturers to find ways of reducing the noise (acoustic) footprints of their aircraft. DRONES and SURVEILLANCE Drone technology powerfully extends …

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