Aerospace
IIOT | January 17 2019 1:51 pm

Boeing Invests in Isotropic Systems to Enable Low-Cost, Mass-Market Broadband Capability

Boeing today announced its investment in Isotropic Systems Ltd., a London-based startup pioneering next-generation solutions to better connect people ...
IIOT | January 17 2019 1:35 pm

Counter-UAV Manufacturers Frustrated at Airports Not Utilizing Equipment

Following the drone sightings that shut down London Gatwick Airport in December, manufacturers of equipment to counter unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) ...
Annamarie Nyirady | January 17 2019 12:11 pm

Blockstream Launches Satellite API For Data Broadcast

Blockstream, a blockchain technology company, launched Blockstream Satellite Application Programming Interface (API) Beta, according to an official ...
IIOT | January 15 2019 3:14 pm

Trump Administration Proposes New Rules to Allow Drone Flights at Night

The Trump administration on Monday proposed rules that would allow drones to operate over populated areas and end a requirement for special permits ...
IIOT | January 14 2019 1:29 pm

No Easy Way to Prevent Rogue Drone Pilots, Minister Admits

There's no easy way to prevent rogue drone pilots from causing disruptions at UK airports, transport secretary Chris Grayling has said. It means the ...
IIOT | January 11 2019 1:12 pm

Northwest UAV Partners with Embention to Offer the Most Advanced Avionics System

Northwest UAV has partnered with Embention to offer the most advanced and user-friendly avionics systems in the industry. Veronte is the pilot's ...
Annamarie Nyirady | January 8 2019 4:27 pm

Visa, SiriusXM Reveal Plans for In-Vehicle Payment Solution

Visa and SiriusXM Connected Vehicles Services revealed plans for a new in-vehicle payment solution. The companies are aiming to enhance the way ...
Robert Bell | January 8 2019 4:17 pm

Is There Enough IOT Business to Go Around?

Forecasts on future Internet of Things (IOT) business opportunities are enough to give a salesperson high blood pressure. IDC forecasts a Compound ...
Warren Ferster | January 7 2019 4:10 pm

Why Adaptability is Key for a Changing Satellite Industry

Prevailing trends in satellite telecommunications have brought the industry to a crossroads. The successful navigation of which will depend on what ...
IIOT | January 7 2019 1:39 pm

Q&A with Congressman Frank LoBiando (R-NJ) on the Drone Industry

Q: Should Congress change the roles of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) or other agencies with regard to devising or enforcing rules for the ...
IIOT | January 7 2019 1:30 pm

Swiss Satellite Startup Launches IoT-Designed Pilots Into Space

Swiss satellite startup Astrocast announced the launch of 3 new pilots of its Low Earth Orbit Nanosatellite Network. The pilots with Actia, Marine ...
Annamarie Nyirady | January 7 2019 12:29 pm

Imagry Debuts Autonomous Vehicle Mapless Platform

Autonomous vehicle software developer Imagry is debuting the latest version of its mapless platform at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES'19) Jan. ...
IIOT | January 4 2019 1:41 pm

What a Government Shutdown Means for the Drone Industry

On December 22, the FAA posted a brief (very brief, as publishing news clips on the FAA.gov website doesn't count as "exempt") notice about FAA ...
IIOT | January 4 2019 1:35 pm

ORBCOMM's OG1 Satellite Came Apart in Orbit

On December 22, 2018, one of ORBCOMM's first generation satellites the OG1 came apart in orbit. The CEO of the company, Marc Eisenberg, has said that ...
IIOT | January 3 2019 3:33 pm

Manned and unmanned aircrafts must learn to share the sky with avoidance systems

The endeavor to get unmanned aircraft coexist safely in the sky with planes and other manned flying vehicles took a significant first step recently ...
IIOT | January 2 2019 5:00 pm

Aeronautics in Talks with Unnamed Third Parties for Partial or Complete Acquisition

On Monday, Israel-based drone maker Aeronautics Ltd. announced in a filing to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange it is negotiating the sale of a stake in ...
Annamarie Nyirady | January 2 2019 4:30 pm

Speedcast Appoints New COO From Schlumberger

Speedcast International revealed that Sebastien Lehnherr joined the company as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Lehnherr previously held numerous ...
IIOT | January 2 2019 3:17 pm

South Africa Launches Africa's Most Advanced Nanosatellite

Africa's most advanced nanosatellite, developed by South Africa, was successfully launched on Thursday, the South African Department of Science and ...

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