Parrot and Rapid Imaging brings AR situational awareness to professional drone users
Advanced geospatial augmented reality overlays now compatible with ANAFI platform drones
Parrot, the leading European drone group, announced today its partnership with Rapid Imaging – a technology provider delivering geospatial augmented reality (AR) and situational awareness solutions to government and enterprise users.
The new partnership “pairs Parrot ANAFI USA, ANAFI platform drones, and the FreeFly SDK with Rapid Imaging’s SmartCam3D® SDK, the industry-leading geospatial Augmented Reality and situational awareness platform for Unmanned Aircraft Systems,” says a company press release.
Augmented reality functionality helps provide drone operators with additional situational awareness. “SmartCam3D® overlays valuable geospatial data such as Street Vectors, Road Names, Points of Interest, Polygons, and other pertinent map entities onto real-time, full-motion-video (FMV) provided…