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As the skies open up to drones, Aussie start-up partners with global giants

CASA (The Civil Aviation Safety Authority) has made changes to Australian law that come into effect tomorrow (Sep 29 2016) which will allow people to …

DJI Snail

Another thing I didn’t see coming, DJI must believe FPV racing will be a thing. Yes, they recently opened a track but now the hardware starts to …

Drones

RC Groups makes first in depth DJI Mavic review

Further underlining just how much DJI understands the market they made sure RC groups, the largest radio control community on the web got their hands …

Drones

DJI Mavic release video 2 hours before launch

Got to hand it to DJI. They are getting far more mileage for the Mavic launch than GoPro managed for Karma. The interest in Mavic is huge we are …

Drones

DJI Mavic Pro launched

Partners Drone Deploy and Litchi in that one sentence Michael Perry underscored that DJI knows drones, and knows who does business with them.<p>Terrain …

Drones

DJI Mavic teaser video

We know now when the Mavic will be launched. The teaser video released, today Sunday the 18th of September pulls the rug from under the GoPro Karma …

Lily Drone ships to USA first

All this talk of selfie drones reminded me of Lily, ah Lily.<p>A look at their Facebook Page shows disappointment from non-US residents who have been …

Chicago law firm helps secure FAA waivers to allow first U.S. companies to operate drones at night

Select group of commercial drone users receive special permission from the Federal Aviation<br>Administration to conduct nighttime operations<p>One of the …

Casey Neistat New York Karma

Did Colin from GoPro made a monumental error letting Casey fly Karma in New York?<p>I have received the link of this flight, no less than 12 times this …

UAS Insurance - Agreed Insured Value And The Importance Of Getting It Right...

This is the first question asked when an Insured is seeking UAS hull physical damage coverage. How you answer this question will greatly affect your …

Tiny SLT from Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Experts

SUAX founder Joseph Aletky has recently revisited VTOL craft and may have created the world’s smallest separate lift thrust (SLT) craft. Ardupilot …

SimActive Brings Picture-in-Picture 3D Viewing with Version 6.5

SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is pleased to announce Correlator3D™ version 6.5 with a new picture-in-picture …

TU Delft's biplane helicopter delftAcopter flies with a single propeller

Researchers at TU Delft have developed a new hybrid drone that takes off like a helicopter before tilting 90 degrees and then continuing to fly like …

Part 107 Statistics the first 15 days

<b>Part 107 Statistics: 3 Big Take-Aways from the First 15 Days</b><p>The data gathered above was from a source in the FAA which requested to remain anonymous. …

GoPro Karma launched

Erlich Bachman today announced in Squaw Valley, California the much anticipated GoPro Karma drone. It is much larger than others out there and quite …

More DJI Mavic images emerge

Oh looks less than 30 minutes until GoPro launches Karma and DJI Mavic images start appearing in my inbox. From all four corners of the earth as well!<p>…

Tremco SkyBEAM UAV Completes First FAA-Approved Nighttime Commercial Flight in U.S.

Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance announced today its SkyBEAM unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) completed the first Federal Aviation Administration …

The Business Of Drones - What Do I Get?

The questions have been swirling around the Internet and coming through private messages – now that this is legal what do we charge? Very relevant …

Drone Data company DroneDeploy Raises $20 Million in series B funding

Congratulations to everyone at DroneDeploy, more money raised.<p>I have to declare at this point that I am a satisfied DroneDeploy user. The flight …

Parrot Disco to fly off shelves in September

September will see the launch of the Disco flying wing for $1299. It is an FPV experience where C.H.U.C.K (Control Hub & Universal Computer Kit) …

Disco

Exploring Civil Drone Accidents and Incidents to Help Prevent Potential Air Disasters

A recent alleged “drone” collision with a British Airways Airbus A320 at Heathrow Airport highlighted the need to understand civil Remotely Piloted …

Tackling the European refugee crisis with solar-powered drones

One year after having demonstrated the 81-hour continuous solar-powered flight that is still the current world record in flight endurance for all …

Shapeways drone contest

Shapeways are getting good at offering up prizes for airframe competitions. Contests breed innovation! You have until October to get your entries</i> …

Drones

Liveland - predicting, monitoring and alerting of landslides and subsidence

The main user group target for LiveLand services are owners and operators of road and rail transport infrastructure networks that, in addition to …

Jobs:- Railway Inspections, Canada

CN utilizes numerous technology initiatives to improve the safety and efficiency of the railroad. The Engineering team is on the forefront of finding …

Nexutech Founder Named “Virginia Aviation Person of 2016”

Nexutech founder and President Jay Willmott has been named “Virginia Person of the Year Award” by the Virginia Department of Aviation (DOAV) during …

And I Dreamed I Was Flying: The Made for Solo Kodak SP360 VR camera package

Roger Sollenberger At NAB this year we announced a next-level Made for Solo camera system: a 4K, 360 degree Kodak virtual reality camera package, an …

Virtual Reality

Sky Revolutions Awarded ISO 9001 Certification

We are proud to announce that following our continuous strive for quality that we have been awarded ISO 9001 Certification.<p>This meets with the …

Certification

Gartner Hype Cycle 2016

Its Gartner hype curve time again. Interesting to note that they too have put commercial drones on the cusp of inflated expectations.<p>Back in 2013, …

Army Science and & Technology, Systems Adaptive Red Team, UAS and Threat Experiment 2-16

A convoy carrying a diplomatic team cautiously turns the corner in the Middle Eastern village of Turmenystan. The diplomats are racing against time …