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State of the Drone Market 2018 (end of the hype curve?)
THE STATE OF THE DRONE MARKET AT THE END OF 2018. Airborne Drones discusses the current state of the drone market and makes some predictions. It is fashionable at the end of a year to review the developments of the past year. Airborne Drones offers its own overview.   The biggest stories of the 2018….
METHANE GAS DETECTION (sensor comparison)
Methane Gas Detection Sensors   ELECTROCHEMICAL OR CATALYTIC TYPE SENSORS for Methane Gas Compared with above what are the advantages of  Methane Gas Detection with Laser Sensors? Zero Poisoning, No Aging and No Cross-sensitivity: Electrochemical detectors are always in direct contact with the gas. They are prone to aging as the measurement principle is based…
Dangers of Methane Gas leaks (across Oil and Gas value chain)
THE DANGERS OF METHANE GAS LEAKS. Known as the other greenhouse gas, the dangers of methane gas leaks, which has many sources natural and manmade, but mainly from the Oil and Gas industry as it is primary component of natural gas which is a common fuel source.   The main dangers of a buildup of methane…
Natural Disasters and Drones (added functions)
Natural disasters and drones have become a very popular topic. Most recently there was an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia. The deployment of drones in this disaster feature in international headlines. Nearly every week another natural disaster somewhere in the world makes another headline. Natural disasters seem to occur particularly on the Pacific Rim’s geologically…
The new construction site boss: adopting UAV technology in Africa
Drones in Construction The Vanguard, is Airborne Drones most popular UAV, which is a long range surveillance drone with a configurable Data Link video Range and flight times. The Vanguard drone system is their solution to security and surveillance needs. It is also ideal for inspection and detection where fine detail such as cracks and…
Drones For Security
Post by: Tom Dent-Spargo | Robotics Law Journal – 12 February 2018. Drones for security. (http://www.roboticslawjournal.com/global/drones-for-security-92334289) According to South Africa based enterprise-grade drone manufacturer, drones will soon be seen regularly flying over borders-zones, crime hot spots, and city streets, as public safety agencies discover the potential cost-saving benefits and efficiency boosting nature offered by the eye in the sky….