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DJI Drone Rescues Missing People
Watch footage showing the moment a DJI drone and thermal camera helped rescue six missing people from treacherous duneland - finding them in less than five minutes.
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M300 RTK and L1 Case Study - Exclusive LiDAR Data Sets
Exclusive data sets collected by heliguy™ show the quality of the DJI Zenmuse L1 for LiDAR drone surveying, and the power of DJI Terra as a data-processing software tool. View the point cloud data sets.
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M300 RTK and P1 Case Study - Exclusive Data Sets
Exclusive data sets, collected by heliguy™, show the quality of the DJI M300 RTK and DJI Zenmuse P1 for aerial surveying - and highlight the benefits of the camera's innovative Smart Oblique Capture mode.
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Heliguy's Drone Operations Manual Renewal Service Helps Mountain Rescue Team
heliguy™'s Operations Manual renewal service has enhanced the life-saving capabilities of Buxton Mountain Rescue Team - helping to upgrade the document to enable nighttime drone flights.
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New CSM Radar Collision Avoidance System For DJI M300 RTK
CSM Radar for M300 RTK can detect thin obstacles, such as wires and branches; System can detect objects up to 30 metres away and has 360° coverage; Radar functions at night and has IP45 rating, providing safer flights across a larger range of missions; Augments the drone's built-in sensors to enhance situational awareness; The drone will brake if it gets too close to obstacles. The M300 RTK is DJI's safest enterprise drone to date - and it is just about to get even safer, thanks to the imminent release of the CSM Radar. This sophisticated object detection system can identify...
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LiDAR vs Photogrammetry For Drone Surveys
In-depth look at drone LiDAR and drone photogrammetry; Generally speaking, drone LiDAR is better in areas of high vegetation while drone photogrammetry is better for creating highly-visual digital assets; New DJI payloads - the P1 and L1 - have been released to aid drone photogrammetry and LiDAR missions. Drone surveying has become increasingly popular in recent years. Aerial mapping with unmanned aircraft is helping teams collect valuable aerial insights quickly, efficiently, safely, and at an affordable price point - while helping to shape decision-making, improve communication, and drive revenues and outcomes. As the drones for surveying trend accelerates, there is...
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Drone Mapping With DJI Terra
DJI Terra is an easy-to-use mapping software, developed to help industry professionals transform real-world scenarios into digital assets.
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Asset Management With DJI Drones
City of Henderson Engineering Department, USA, says the DJI Phantom 4 RTK mapping drone is a 'valuable tool' for asset management and city planning.
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WingtraOne Fixed-wing Drone Available At Heliguy
The WingtraOne fixed-wing drone has been added to the HELIGUY.com™ product portfolio - offering a BVLOS-ready, VTOL solution to aerial mapping clients.
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SUEZ Using DJI Drones For Waste Management
Global utility giant SUEZ is using drones across its UK waste management sites to replace ‘time-consuming and costly surveying methods’.
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Five Ways A Thermal Camera Drone Can Help You
Success stories showing how DJI drones with thermal cameras are saving lives, increasing safety, boosting efficiency, and maximising return on investment.
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Drones For Accident Reconstruction
Drones have become a key tool for crash-scene investigation. Find out how to drone map a crash site and what insights can be collected from 3D models.
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Drones For Solar Panel Inspections
DJI drones are benefiting solar panel inspections, boosting safety and ROI. A UAV with thermal and RGB cameras can collect data 50x faster than hand-held methods.
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M300 RTK In Commercial Drone Programmes
Increasing safety and driving efficiencies - find out how the DJI M300 RTK is transforming commercial drone programmes.
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DJI M300 RTK drone solution 'is a must-have'
Drone services company FoxFly deployed DJI M300 RTK and H20T camera at major fire. Watch the footage; FoxFly describe DJI M300 RTK and H20T – supplied by HELIGUY.com™ – as an ‘unbelievable bit of kit’; FoxFly has scaled its commercial drone fleet using HELIGUY.com™ and has praised the service it has received and the expertise...
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Heliguy Delivers Drone Pilot Training To Network Rail
Heliguy delivered the drone training as part of a £2.6million framework agreement, as Network Rail looks to expand its number of drone operators.
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Flying In A Desert Environment With The DJI M600 Pro
The drone, custom-built by Heliguy, performed well in Saudi Arabia amid scorching heat and dust. CG Labs discusses the mission, post-flight tips, and obtaining permissions.
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DJI Leads The Way As Public Safety Drone Use Rises In U.S.
New report by Bard College shows more agencies are deploying UAS for law enforcement, disaster response and firefighting and DJI drones are the most popular.
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Atkins Using Drones For Increased Efficiency
Atkins is increasing efficiency, improving safety and saving money with drones, including a DJI M600 Pro with a Sony RX1R II camera integrated by Heliguy.
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Drones Are Vital - First Responders Tell Senators
U.S. public safety officials who use DJI drones share use cases and tell Senators in California that UAS technology saves lives and is a force multiplier.
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Komatsu Expands Drone Fleet With DJI Phantom 4 RTK
Komatsu chose the DJI Phantom 4 RTK because it is lightweight and a quick-to-deploy solution. The mapping and surveying drone was supplied by Heliguy.
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