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Juniper Unmanned Partners with eSmart Systems to Advance Utility Inspections with UAS and AI Technology

June 5, 2019

DENVER, Colo., Juniper Unmanned, Inc., a Colorado-based remote sensing and analytics integrator for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) announced a partnership with eSmart Systems, a Norway-based provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform and data management solution for utilities. The partnership aims to capitalize on the combination of Juniper Unmanned’s expertise for… read more >

FAA Regulations Commentary from Jason San Souci – Principal Solutions Architect

April 15, 2019

Jason San Souci, our Principal Solutions Architect and Remote Sensing Scientist, has been working with advanced applications for commercial UAS for the last 6 years.His comment is in response to the following question posed by the FAA at www.regulations.gov, adding a caveat to the line of thinking related to setting… read more >

A New Revolution in Advanced Technology

March 22, 2019

As we near the end of a decade and ponder some of the accomplishments that have been made in the teen years of the 21st Century, we can clearly see that significant strides have been made in technology. However, we also get the sense that the type of technologies being developed… read more >

Juniper Unmanned Named 2018 Colorado Company to Watch at 10th annual Gala

July 30, 2018

DENVER, Colo., June 26, 2018 — Juniper Unmanned, Inc., a premier operator of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with advanced sensing technologies, was named a 2018 Colorado Company to Watch winner Friday at the 10th annual Gala Awards. The Colorado Companies to Watch award honors secondstage companies headquartered in Colorado that… read more >

Is Drone Data Accurate Enough?

March 30, 2018

Since the FAA issued its first commercial approvals for the use of unmanned aircraft systems, we have watched an industry, burgeoning with enthusiasm, desperately try to convince engineering and survey firms that they should replace other technologies with drone-based remote sensing.  As thousands of drone companies launched, the message flooded… read more >

Juniper Unmanned’s Growth Plan Poised to Accelerate with Closing of Significant Funding

March 28, 2018

GOLDEN, Colo., March 19, 2018—Juniper Unmanned, Inc., a premier operator of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with advanced sensing technologies, announced the closing of its most recent funding.  Due to robust customer activity and a high level of investor interest, Juniper Unmanned elected to more than double its targeted offering. The… read more >

Drone Financing and Insurance Packages Enable Remote Piloting Operations

February 1, 2017

Juniper Unmanned, Inc announced that it has partnered with Ascentium Capital LLC and Airsure Limited to offer new drone insurance and customized finance packages in the United States.  By combining Juniper’s training and support services, customers can spread payments over 2-3 years, and experience savings on insurance by as much… read more >

The Effectiveness of Drone-Based LiDAR

December 23, 2016

Aerial LiDAR surveys have become a mainstay on most worksites in mining, oil & gas, and heavy construction. LiDAR is making improvements in terrain mapping and growing in popularity for hydrology, geomorphology, site planning, landscape ecology, and volumetric calculations. By producing highly accurate elevation data through vegetation in the day or night, LiDAR… read more >

FAA Compliance – Thoughts on Part 107

July 28, 2016

In the early 1900s navigating the air became a reality via balloon, airship and eventually airplane. The parallels between this era and the current unmanned aircraft system (UAS) environment are undeniable. With nothing short of a Kramer-worthy entrance, sUAS have disrupted the national airspace (NAS) in ways that have caught… read more >

Drones for Search And Rescue

June 30, 2016

The Chaffee County UAS program, in conjunction with the Chaffee County Economic Development Corporation, Pulse Aerospace, Juniper Unmanned, and UAS Colorado, hosted a live unmanned aircraft system (UAS) flight demonstration at the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Chaffee County has an active initiative in promoting and leveraging its resources… read more >

XPONENTIAL 2016

May 26, 2016

In typical New Orleans fashion, XPONENTIAL 2016 opened with a charming four-piece brass band playing classic tunes to welcome conference attendees during the opening reception. By the buzz in the room that night, it was abundantly clear that attendees and vendors were anxious to learn about new unmanned (aka autonomous) technology offerings… read more >

UAS LiDAR in the Field!

April 21, 2016

Following the recent International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF) in Denver, Colorado, Juniper Unmanned, Pulse Aerospace and YellowScan joined forces to provide a live flight demonstration of an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) collecting LiDAR data.  The purpose of this event was to help inform and educate prospective clients about airborne LiDAR… read more >

A UAV LiDAR Solution that Works

April 13, 2016

In the exhibit hall at the recent International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF) in Denver, Colorado, Juniper Unmanned, Pulse Aerospace and YellowScan collaborated to showcase LiDAR data acquisition capabilities from an unmanned aircraft system (UAS). This collaboration highlights Juniper’s ability to engineer UAS solutions with best-in-class hardware offerings from Pulse and… read more >

How Many Men Does It Take to Fly an UNMANNED Aircraft?

March 15, 2016

The other day I was looking at the website of a major drone, or UAS (unmanned aircraft systems), company and something just didn’t seem quite right. I opened another browser and compared it to a different UAS company. It, too, felt strangely misleading. Then I realized what it was. There… read more >

Juniper Unmanned Releases Flight Management Solution for Commercial Drone Programs

March 15, 2016

Golden, Colorado – March 14, 2016 – Juniper Unmanned, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its new flight management software solution, Sparrow, which is designed to support commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) program operations. Sparrow provides a shared operational picture of a commercial UAS program by placing tracking,… read more >

Five Great Uses for an Unmanned Aircraft System

February 24, 2016

Reading the news, you might think the only reasons someone might own an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) is for something nefarious. They could be peeping into their neighbor’s windows, conducting surveillance for the NSA, or dropping munitions on a crowd. But, have you considered the following applications? We are listing… read more >

Juniper Unmanned Providing Training Services for Trimble’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems

August 26, 2015

Wheat Ridge, Colorado – August 26, 2015 – Juniper Unmanned, Inc. announced that it has been designated as an official training services provider for Trimble’s unmanned aircraft system (UAS) portfolio, which include the Trimble® UX5, UX5 HP and ZX5 multirotor aerial imaging rovers. In this role, Juniper will provide classroom… read more >

Busting Myths about the FAA and Unmanned Aircraft

August 1, 2015

The FAA received an overwhelming response to the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Mythbusters February 26, web item. In response to inquiries, we are providing additional information on UAS operations and the regulations that apply to those operations. Here are some common myths and the clarifying facts. Myth #1: Unmanned aircraft… read more >