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Long-range drones used to surveil bushfires in NSW

16 April, 2024

Long-range drone technology has been deployed to surveil bush and grass fires across western NSW, as part of a two-week trial conducted by Ninox Robotics and the NSW RFS.


Drones fly beyond BVLOS inspecting SA powerlines

04 April, 2024

Drone manufacturer Carbonix has marked a milestone by flying its drones beyond visual line of sight, thanks to a recent mission to inspect 150 km of powerlines in remote South Australia.


Tait TM9000 series mobile control head upgrades

01 September, 2023

The control heads will be available to order with new radio packages or could be fitted to existing TM9000 fleets to provide an improved user experience. They can be used with either standard Tait microphones or Tait keypad microphones.


Starlink-connected drone provides a 'mobile tower in the sky'

17 July, 2023

The drone can be used as a repeater for public mobile networks, or to establish a private and secure mobile network for use by emergency services personnel.


Nokia Drone Networks drone-in-a-box solution

04 May, 2023

The Nokia Drone Networks solution connects over public and private 4G/LTE and 5G networks to enhance situational awareness for first responders and other professionals.


Babcock, IAI collaborate on remotely piloted aircraft applications

14 March, 2023

Babcock and IAI are planning to undertake a series of in-country demonstrations of two of IAI's unmanned aerial systems, the WanderB-VTOL and ThunderB-VTOL, this year.


Life-saving and lifestyle-changing drones set to take off in 2023

22 February, 2023

After years of circling, the technology and regulatory stars are aligning for wide-scale drone use to take off in 2023.


Long-range drones inspect electricity distribution assets

01 February, 2023

Carbonix has partnered with SA Power Networks and Nokia to advance the use of long-range UAVs in aerial inspection work and flood monitoring of remote electricity distribution network assets.


Tactical repeater hits highest US ratings

21 July, 2022

Evaluated in 5 key areas: capability, usability, deployability, maintainability and affordability.


R&S offers ultra-wideband test solution

28 June, 2022

Rohde & Schwarz will provide a FiRa-validated, ultra-wideband (UWB) PHY Conformance Test Tool (PCTT) to support the further development of an open and standardised UWB ecosystem.


BeammWave granted joint research project on mmWave

01 June, 2022

Link with university provides opportunity to take patented technology to production.


NIST finds wireless performance consistent across 5G millimetre-wave bands

17 May, 2022

Popular belief is that propagation loss at higher frequencies is greater than at lower frequencies.


PTT as comms tool in hospital emergency departments

27 April, 2022 by Osama Kentab, Khaled Soliman, Ahmad AAl Ibrahim, Abdulaziz Alresseeni, Khalid Aljohani and Muna Aljahany

A Saudi Arabian study found a quicker and safer method to inform all hospital staff during the pandemic.


CEA and DST sign advanced radar research agreement

02 March, 2018

A five-year research and development agreement has been announced between CEA Technologies and the Defence Science and Technology Group.


Trials undertaken for 5G technology

27 February, 2017

Future 5G technology will be tested under a partnership between NEC Corporation, BT, EE and the University of Salford.


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