Auterion OS upgrade enhances drone mapping missions

Auterion drone mapping

Open-source drone flight control tech company Auterion has introduced enhancements to its operating system designed to improve the efficiency of automated mapping and data workflow transmission for enterprise clients. It separately announced the integration of its avionics modules in Acecore’s Zoe heavy-lift UAVs.

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DroneDeploy raises $25 million to improve their software

Perhaps one of the most often used commercial purposes of a drone is surveying. The low cost and ease of use make it a viable option for any company; not to mention they yield impressive results with high-quality images. DroneDeploy is at the forefront of this industry and they just raised $25 million to better their software.

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1cm accuracy benchmark for photogrammetry with WingtraOne PKK drone

This week, Swiss drone manufacturer Wingtra introduced the WingtraOne PPK (Post-Processed Kinematics) VTOL drone. In a partnership with PPK provider Septentrio and photogrammetry software provider Pix4D, the WingtraOne can deliver orthomosaics mapping and 3D models up to an accuracy of 1cm (0.4 inches).

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