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Imaging the Future... IRIS brings new UAV industry to Kenai

At a recent Kenai Chamber of Commerce meeting John Parker outlined the mission of Integrated Robotic Imaging Systems (IRIS) to provide advanced, versatile unmanned aerial system solutions to meet real world challenges. "This is not...
Mobile mammogram screening headed to Soldotna

Providence Imaging Center is bringing mammography screening to Soldotna on Saturday. The...breast cancer where they have had to have what we call a diagnostic breast imaging or breast ultrasound or breast MRI, then this situation doesn't work...
Advanced radar for drones arrives in Kenai

The technology has arrived - all 12.5 ounces of it. John Parker, president and COO of Integrated Robotics Imaging Systems in Kenai, received collision avoidance radar for small drones last week. Parker said the radar is his contribution to...
Assembly approves up to $1.6 million for new scanner

...part of an overall plan to expand the imaging department at the borough owned regional...scanner comes as part of the hospital's imaging department $3 million expansion that...quoted price is $1.1 million.The imaging department is one of the busiest in the...
Industry should know what to expect with permit applications

News this week that Apache Corporation has had to put a "pause" on its three-dimensional seismic imaging work out of Ninilchik came as a disappointment, especially to those folks looking for a little extra income after a tough summer...
Fire extinguished at Sterling Post Office

...When the CES crew arrived, they could smell the smoke but couldn't see a fire, Nelson said. They had to use thermal imaging cameras and open up the wall to find the fire. That took about 5 to 10 minutes, Nelson said. The 2-by-4s in the wall...
State geologists raise estimates for Inlet gas reserves

...These were the large anticline structures easily seen with the type of 1960s-era two-dimensional seismic exploration imaging technology used when the Inlet was first explored. Modern three-dimensional seismic now in use is capable of spotting smaller...
Sitka newspaper a family affair

...have been a three step process before, involving cutting and pasting and a lot of manual labor. With the CTP machine, that imaging process is entirely digital."This thing takes an hour at least an hour of the production process," Thad said.The Sentinel's...
FAA releases draft rules for unmanned aircraft systems

...the draft regulation for 60 days through the Federal Register.John Parker is president of Kenai-based Integrated Robotics Imaging Systems and a member of the Legislature's UAS Task Force. He said he is happy with the proposal and that the FAA is requesting...
Alaska Aerospace Corp. floats idea of privatization with the university system, he said. One step toward diversifying was a contract for distribution of Alaska geospatial imaging data from orbiting satellites.The corporation also sees potential in helping provide support for programs like unmanned aircraft...


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