• Five Facts You Need to Know About Aerial Application and UAVs

    Five Facts You Need to Know About Aerial Application and UAVs1

    ALEXANDRIA, VA – SEPTEMBER 10, 2019 – Over the last few years, the National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA)has consistently needed to set the record straight about inaccurate and/or misleading claims made about how Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology can act as a wholesale replacement to manned aircraft applying crop protection products. NAAA believes UAV application

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  • Yamaha Motors Picks Kenya’s Astral Aerial to Promote Use of its Helicopter Drones in Kenya

    Yamaha Motors Picks Kenya’s Astral Aerial to Promote Use of its Helicopter Drones in Kenya0

    Nairobi, Kenya – Astral Aerial Solutions, an affiliate of Astral Aviation, has sealed a deal with Japanese drone manufacturer Yamaha Motor Company to provide last mile air cargo delivery and crop spraying solutions in Kenya. The deal, sealed at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) last week, will see Astral Aerial Solutions

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  • Israeli Defense Force Shoots at Crop Duster by Mistake

    Israeli Defense Force Shoots at Crop Duster by Mistake0

    Golan Heights, Israel – An aerial application flight had a potentially tragic outcome this week as Israel’s Defense Force (IDF) opened fire on a civilian Agricultural aircraft after mistaking it for an enemy aircraft. “IDF troops operating on the Golan Heights spotted a plane that they suspected of being an enemy aircraft that infiltrated from

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