month : 10/2016 25 results

SkyPixel And DJI Launch Annual Aerial Photography Contest

When Kirk Hille took a photo of his fiancée struggling to cope with surging waves in the water, he knew he had an incredible photo with the perfect composition of half white wash and half crystal-clear blue water. But framing the image required an aerial perspective, something made far easier with ...

Spin Master And DR1 Racing Announce Air Hogs Partnership

New Air Hogs products, DR1 Micro Series sponsorship encourage young pilots to race like the pros! Spin Master Corp., a leading children's entertainment company, and DR1 Racing, the premiere global drone racing series, are proud to announce a new partnership involving the legendary Air Hogs brand ...

Pumpkin Cannon vs Drones

As you might have heard, the bright-orange X‑Star Premium drone is lovingly referred to as the “Flying Pumpkin.” In the spirit of the Halloween season, the Autel crew put some drones in costumes to see how they’d hold up against some real flying pumpkins.We headed out to Thompson’s ...

DJI Launches Aerial Zoom Camera To Unlock Powerful Industrial Applications

Zenmuse Z30’s capabilities mean faster, safer & more-precise inspectionsDJI on Monday launched the Zenmuse Z30, its most-powerful integrated aerial zoom camera, unlocking new possibilities for industrial applications.The world’s leading aerial-imaging company said the Z30’s zoom ...

DJI and 4-H Partner for 2016 National Youth Science Day: Drone Discovery

With the motto “head, heart, hands, and health” that has given the global network of youth organization its name, 4-H is dedicated to its mission of engaging youth to reach their fullest potential in every area of life, including in the pursuit of scientific knowledge. With independently ...

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Now Offering 107 Remote Pilot Test Preparation Through UAV Ground School

Program Offers 195,000 AMA Members, Preparation For FAA Part 107 UAV Commercial Knowledge Exam The Academy of Model Aeronautics serves as the nation's collective voice for approximately 195,000 modelers in 2,400 clubs in the US and Puerto Rico. Recently appointed to the Federal Aviation Adminis...

NVdrones Announces DroneDeploy Compatibility and One-of-a-Kind Instant Flight Reports

NVdrones, a start-up that provides cloud-based software solutions for drone fleet management, today announced compatibility with DroneDeploy flight logs as well as the ability to create beautiful and comprehensive flight reports at the push of a button.NVDash, the company’s flagship product ...

Amazon Wins Patent For Voice-controlled UAV Assistant

Amazon is working on adding an Alexa-like digital brain that can control drones small enough to fit in someone’s pocket and capable of locating lost items, cars and people, among many other things.A patent awarded to Amazon on Tuesday shows the company is thinking about a lot more than ...

Drone Racing Set For Take Off On Eurosport TV Staring In November

In an effort to offer fans new and innovative sports entertainment, Eurosport today announced its partnership with DR1 Racing, the leading international drone racing series, to exclusively distribute content for broadcast in 70 countries across Europe and Asia-Pacific.The first episode of the ...

DroneDeploy Unveils Flight Logs Solution and Simplifies Regulatory Compliance, Insurance and Fleet Maintenance

Inaugural flight log partners: Airnest, Drone Complier, Drone Logbook, Healthy Drones, Kitty Hawk, NV Drones and Skyward DroneDeploy, the leading cloud-based drone software platform, today unveiled its new flight logs solution, available now with leading partners: Airnest, Drone Complier, Drone ...