AirMap and uAvionix Partner to Integrate Real-Time Data from uAvionix’s Ping ADS-B Sensors with AirMap’s Airspace Management Platform

Information gathered in flight by Ping sensors on board drones and other aircraft will be shared through the AirMap platform, contributing to safer skies for all

2017-03-23T21:34:04+00:00 September 7th, 2016|News|

Draganfly Innovations Receives Permission to Test ADS-B Communications Technology

Draganfly is working with partners at uAvionix to incorporate their 1/2W Ping transceivers onto the Draganflyer Commander platform.

2017-03-23T21:34:04+00:00 September 7th, 2016|News|

New ADS-B transceiver is smallest

August 3, 2016 By Mike Collins The newest Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) transceiver on the market also is the smallest and lightest. Palo Alto, California-based uAvionix Corp. has been miniaturizing ADS-B hardware for use on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and is now offering that technology in a non-technical standard order unit [...]

2017-03-23T21:34:04+00:00 August 5th, 2016|News|

Google targets low-cost ADS-B Out avionics market

FLIGHT GLOBAL   24 MARCH, 2015   BY: STEPHEN TRIMBLE    MONTREAL Two companies – L-3 Aviation Products and FreeFlight – have recently unveiled automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) transceivers for general aviation priced under $2,000, hoping to entice aircraft owners to install the mandated precision-locating equipment. Google’s unmanned aviation venture now plans to beat [...]

2017-03-23T21:34:05+00:00 July 25th, 2016|News|

uAvionix ADS-B Solution Weighs 2.5 Ounces

uAvionix echo ATU20 By Rob Mark - Flying Magazine With the FAA’s ADS-B deadline looming 41 months from now, some aircraft operators are hoping the agency deadline will slip, offering everyone more breathing time to schedule the work. Contrary to the laws of supply and demand, many of those same [...]

2017-03-23T21:34:05+00:00 July 21st, 2016|News|

uAvionix Announces Stratux Compatibility

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 21, 2016 -- uAvionix and the Stratux open-source project announced today the release of the pingEFB ADS-B Silicon Radio. pingEFB is the first purpose-built ADS-B (Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast) receiver to be compatible with the innovative Stratux project, a full featured, homebuilt ADS-B platform. Easy to assemble from off-the-shelf [...]

2017-03-23T21:34:05+00:00 July 21st, 2016|News|

ADS-B now supported in beta 3.4 APM software for copter and planes

Posted by Chris Anderson on July 3, 2016 at 5:01pm Native support for the uAvionix PingX ADS-B receiver is now available in beta of the 3.4 code for Copter, Plane and Helicopter.  Below is the procedure for loading the firmware on your Pixhawk/APM autopilot to visualize ADS-B compliant aircraft in your operational vicinity. Verify that [...]

2017-03-23T21:34:05+00:00 July 13th, 2016|News|