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  • Arctic UAV Expands Operations to Greenland

    Arctic UAV Inc., an Iqaluit based aerial imaging provider using unmanned systems has recently signed an MOU agreement with Svend Hardenberg of Nuuk to expand their operations into the Greenland market. Kirt Ejesiak- CEO of Arctic UAV Inc. says “We are honoured to partner with Hardenberg, a certified UAV pilot,

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  • Unmanned Canada 2017 Photos

    A great time at this year’s Unmanned Systems Canada key industry conference, UC 2017, held in Toronto, ON. Three days of amazing speakers, outstanding staff and volunteers, incredible amenities and above all, genuine networking and connections. We’ve already started our planning for 2018 and hope you will join us at

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  • Drone Delivery in Switzerland

    Matternet, a drone-delivery company based in Silicon Valley’s Menlo Park California, has recently joined forces with Daimler, as well as the government of Switzerland, to bring rolling distribution hubs for aerial package delivery. While the initial focus of the initiative was on the speedy delivery of time-sensitive lifesaving medical supplies,

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  • Chairman’s Update – Christmas 2017

    Unmanned Canada 2017 Follow-up. This year has been another busy and productive year, with several notable milestones achieved. Our 15th national conference in Toronto was once again a resounding success with excellent content from over 65 speakers. The introduction of an Unmanned Traffic Management panel followed from USC’s participation in

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  • Agriculture Canada RFP for UAV – Due 25 Jan 2018

    Agriculture and AgriFood Canada (AAFC) has a requirement for the supply and delivery of a hyperspectral imager camera and hexacopter unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) used for vegetation quantification and assessment for agricultural biodiversity studies, and agriculture-impacted watershed studies of surface water quality, both outputs to be used to feed directly

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  • Transport Canada – Grandfathering Date in CG1

    At the most recent meeting of the USC Regulatory Commitee and Transport Canada, TC noted concerns regarding the 15th of December grandfathering date referenced in CG1. Accordingly, they have provided the following guidance. Transport Canada is currently reviewing stakeholder comments on the regulatory proposal for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems, 25

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  • SkyX Drone Completes 100km Flight for Oil & Gas Market

    SkyX announces completion of long-range pipeline monitoring mission in Mexico. USC is pleased to see Mexican opportunities growing as a result of assisting Transport Canada and the Mexican DGAC with an enabling bilateral agreement.  

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  • Aerobotika – 3 Job Opportunities

    Aerobotika is a fast-growing, national-leading company in unmanned aerial systems (UAS) training with seven locations across Canada. We offer our employees competitive wages, flexible working hours, an awesome culture and fun team to work with!  Check out the 3 job opportunities.  

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  • Global UAV Subsidiary NOVAerial Completes Demonstration for NRC and the Department of National Defence

    Global UAV Technologies Ltd.  is pleased to announce that on November 21, 2017 NOVAerial demonstrated the flight capabilities of the Procyon 800E to the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) and various members of the Department of National Defence.  USC congratulates this corporate member.  

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  • Manitoba Precision Agriculture Workshop -12 December 2017, Southport MB

    Back by popular demand, Unmanned Systems Canada along with Southport MB will host the Precision Agriculture Workshop on December 12th, 2017.  The all day event highlights UAV services and training, precision ag hardware, soils and  regulations and equipment for aerial application. The networking is  time well spent. The early bird

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