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How Drones Are Helping Companies With Data Collection

How Drones Are Helping Companies With Data Collection

The sky above us is already abuzz with drones of all shapes and sizes. Their purpose is as varied as their construction, but one reason stands above all others - data collection. Commercial drones are not only more maneuverable than manned vehicles; they are also usable in infinitely more locations.

NIAS Brings Operational Risk Assessment By Offering Free Flight Simulator Testing

NIAS Brings Operational Risk Assessment By Offering Free Flight Simulator Testing

Through the acquisition of the VAMPIRE drone flight simulator system, NIAS is bringing that option to UAS as well. Provided for free, the simulator will allow the training of advanced commercial drone pilots in a safe and controllable environment that will allow them to gain experience without the associated risk inherent in drone flight.

Using Drones To Make 3D Models

Using Drones To Make 3D Models

Aerial imagery and data collection currently make up the bulk of commercial drone business. However, as drone technology advances, we will continue to see their capabilities expand.