First DAA-Only BVLOS Drone Flight in Canada Approved

Click For Larger Image & Read More
First DAA-Only BVLOS Drone Flight in Canada...
 © unmanned systems technology 2020

Iris Automation’s onboard UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) Detect-and-Avoid (DAA) system has been used to carry out the first flight to be granted a Beyond-Visual-Line-of-Sight (BVLOS) Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) by Transport Canada using only onboard DAA. The certificate was granted to aerial data acquisition firm MVT Geo-Solutions based on the utilization of Iris Automation’s Casia system, which provides commercial drones with automated collision avoidance maneuvers.

The Casia onboard DAA system is computer vision-based and combines hardware and software including...

The contents of this article inc any associated images are property of unmanned systems technology 2020 ©

Trending Drone News