Drones could deliver medical supplies to remote communities during COVID-19 crisis

Apr 24, 2020 11:49:37 AM

Drone Delivery Canada is in discussions with the federal government about drone regulations. If Transport Canada is willing to relax certain rules, they believe drones can help provide rural and remote communities with quicker access to medical and...

Watch: Drone footage reveals how blue whales feed

Jun 7, 2017 3:50:48 PM

The blue whale is the biggest animal on Earth, so you might think that it's easy for them to find a meal. Unfortunately, their favorite food happens to be krill, one of Earth's smallest animals.

Drone footage shows how narwhals use tusks to hunt

May 17, 2017 3:07:34 PM

For the first time ever, footage has been taken of narwhals to show how their tusks help them feed — although it might not be exactly what you're picturing.

Five ways drones are being used for good

Apr 27, 2017 1:37:04 PM

Sometimes it seems like the only attention drones get is negative. Many people are scared  or at least wary  of new technology that has such incredible potential across almost every industry. That seems wrong, considering the huge amount of...

UAVs with thermal imaging tech used to count Canadian seals

Mar 27, 2017 3:43:14 PM

An academic article was published in Scientific Reports this month that illustrates just how useful drones can be for research and data collection.

Find out where you can fly with this handy airspace map

Mar 21, 2017 12:36:41 PM

Confused about where you're allowed to put your drone in the air? You aren't alone, which is why Airmap developed a "low-altitude airspace management solution" for unmanned aerial vehicles.

National certification program training pilots for the booming drone industry [press release]

Mar 20, 2017 2:08:20 PM

(Toronto, ON) March 20, 2017 – It’s the career your guidance counsellor never told you about: piloting Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs), better known as drones.

First beyond visual line of sight UAV flight in Canada

Mar 9, 2017 4:37:54 PM

"Beyond visual line of sight" — or BVLOS — has become part of the UAV user's lexicon, and it's fairly self-explanatory; it simply means that the operator cannot physically see the drone he or she is piloting.

NYC firefighters use drone to help battle blaze

Mar 8, 2017 3:52:42 PM

The New York City Fire Department broke out their drone for the first time during one of their calls this week.

Drone regulations database launched

Mar 6, 2017 3:53:13 PM

Wondering how UAVs are regulated in Brazil? Thanks to an online resource that launched in February, you can find the latest information on how drones are regulated in over 120 different countries. 

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