According to El Comercio, the Ministry of Culture in Lambayeque has acquired drones for use in archaeological surveys. El Comercio reports that each drone has six propellers that allow them to stay in the air. In addition, each drone has …
“This site is threatened on every side,” said Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, Peru’s vice minister of cultural heritage as he piloted the drone aircraft. Archaeologists around the world, who have long relied on the classic tools of their ...
A man prepares to launch a drone in Lima, Peru on July 10, 2013. The unmanned aircraft are equipped with a microcomputer, a GPS tracker, a compass, cameras and an altimeter, and can be easily programmed by using Google …
In a time of increasing criticism over the use of unmanned drones due to privacy and human rights concerns, researchers in Peru are putting these tiny flying machines to spy on the past. Archaeologists in the South American nation are …
The country's 130,966 acres under cultivation is second only to Colombia's 392,898 acres. Peru is only the latest country in the region to incorporate drones into its security forces. Argentina announced in October that it was introducing two …
In 2007, an 8-magnitude earthquake struck 90 miles southeast of Lima, Peru, killing an estimated 500 people and ... Aug. 15 (UPI) -- China-based drone company …
Peru, home to the spectacular Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ruins, archaeologists are turning to drones to speed up sluggish survey work and protect sites from squatters, builders and miners. Remote-controlled …
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In Peru, home to the spectacular Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ruins, archaeologists are turning to drones to speed up sluggish survey work and protect sites from squatters, builders and miners. Remote-controlled …
There has been a bunch of discussion about the complication of bringing a small camera drone (e.g., DJI Phantom 4) to Peru. I'd like to share our experience from today's arrival into Lima. Spoiler: it was easy. Background: for some reason, …
Meanwhile, Facebook completed the second test flight of its “Aquila” drone in …