Leading Edge is excited to announce new dates for our Unmanned Aircraft System Operator Training Program taught by FAA Certified Instrument Rated Pilots on Thursday, May 11 and Friday, May 12 2017. Breakfast and lunch is provided both days for attendees. TRAINING INFORMATION Thursday May 11, 2017 | 8 am – 3 pm: sUAS Basic Flight Training […]
42nd ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE MID ATLANTIC MOSQUITO CONTROL ASSOCIATION JANUARY 31 – FEBRUARY 2, 2017 Marriott Newport News, Virginia February 13-17th, 2017 Town and Country Resort San Diego, California WCMVCA 43rd Annual West Central Mosquito & Vector Control Association February 22-23, 2017 Hilton Garden Inn Grand Avenue Laramie, Wyoming Mosquito & Vector Control of California […]
November 21, 2016 Headquartered in Shenzhen, widely considered China’s Silicon Valley, DJI benefits from direct access to the suppliers, raw materials, and young, creative talent pool necessary for sustained success. Drawing on these resources, we have grown from a single small office in 2006 to a global workforce of over 6,000. Our offices can now […]
St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement District uses DropVision to determine droplet densities & sizes through image analysis.
St. Tammany utilizes 14 ground ULV spray units and two airplanes in its mosquito control operations. Depending on the season, adulticiding can begin in March and continue through December. Since temperatures can vary, it is very important that the droplet size & density be monitored throughout the year. At best, this is an extremely time […]
In a collaborative effort, Marin Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control District, Alpine Helicopters Service, Inc. of Lodi, Ca. and Leading Edge Associates, LLC. of Waynesville, NC performed aircraft characterizations for two helicopters from the Alpine Helicopter fleet.
On May 12, 2010, Leading Edge Associates, LLC was contracted to provide Airborne Support, Inc. (ASI) of Houma, LA droplet analysis and swath characterization for two of their DC-3 (C-47) aircraft using DropVision®AG. These aircraft required detailed validation of the droplet spectrum before being utilized in connection with the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill containment […]
General speaking, the DropVision® systems are designed to measure a range of droplets from 4 microns, commonly found in mosquito adulticides, to the largest droplet sizes associated with agricultural applications, 52-1000+ microns. The chart below provides an association of droplet size spectrums and the appropriate DropVision product. Droplet CharacterDroplet Sizes* (Microns)DropVision® Solutions Extremely Fine, & […]