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Drones to test the waters

AMPHIBIOUS drones are being developed to collect and test potentially dangerous water samples from difficult to access watercourses. Dan Squire founded Drones Over Water last year in South Australia and has developed a sensor unit, which attaches to amphibious drones to allow the collection of samples from watercourses. He said the drones were highly efficient […]

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Civil aircraft

Jets set for rescue makeover

IN a dedicated hangar at Adelaide Airport, Cobham Aviation Services is modifying four former business jets to become some of the world’s most advanced civil search and rescue aircraft. Cobham is integrating advanced sensor equipment and mission systems in to four Bombardier Challenger CL-604 aircraft in South Australia on behalf of the c (AMSA). Under a […]