Insitu, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company has been helping firefighters on wildfires in Oregon, providing information for fire suppression activities via its data collection, analysis and delivery capabilities.
Boeing has successfully completed the first suite of synchronised unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flight tests using new on-board autonomous command and control technology developed by Boeing in Australia.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Airbus have agreed to collaborate to advance UAV safety in urban environments.
AeroVironment has announced, that it has partnered up with NASA`s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to build the first drone to fly on Mars.
With its investment in Matternet, Boeing HorizonX Ventures is expanding its investment portfolio to UAV delivery operations. As the first company worldwide Matternet operates UAV delivery operations over densely populated areas.