Drones have become increasingly popular in agriculture and horticulture over the last decade, whether taking aerial photographs of a property, checking water lines or in some cases even mustering stock.
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Aeronavics is the fourth partner to join the Airspace Integration Trails Programme, which will enable the delivery of dedicated and controlled developmental testing, and evaluation of emerging advanced aviation technologies. Safe operations under BVLOS rules are a key barrier to the wide-scale adoption of drone technology here and overseas.
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Aeronavics, a New Zealand-based company, is operating on a prototype that they trust could change the way the small pacific nation deals with pests.
Aeronavics specializes in developing high-end drones for the industrial sector and newly employed their expertise to assist in safeguarding endangered rhinos from poachers in South Africa.
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Drones could soon be ferrying commuters around New Zealand skies and performing a bigger range of tasks too dangerous for humans. Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are potentially worth $7.9 billion to the country’s economy.
When Aeronavics was approached by a fellow New Zealander to help a non-profit organisation halfway across the world, it could only say yes, especially when it meant saving rhinos from poachers.
In a relatively young industry still finding its feet, a New Zealand-based drone manufacturer is already flying high worldwide.
At the time “multi-rotor” technology had just emerged; explored by a small group of enthusiasts scattered around the world and connected through forums. Initial attempts creating airframe structures and trying different motors and propeller combinations soon evolved […]
Aerial robotics or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are a rapidly expanding industry with a broad range of applications and possibilities. Aeronavics has been at the forefront of this innovative and expanding technology. Need to check the high country farm to assess the grass or see what the sheep are up to? Want to film aerials […]
Deep in New Zealand’s rural heartland, drone maker Aeronavics tests aircraft designed to corner the fast-growing emerging market for unmanned aerial vehicles in the film and television business.
The developer of drones used in the production of “Dr. Who” and the “Twilight” films is one of a stable of New Zealand firms that are using the […]