month : 02/2017 22 results

DJI Shows Off Cold Weather Durability Of The Inspire 2 In WRC Sweden

One of the main complaints regarding the original DJI Inspire was its low battery life, which got considerably worse in cold climates. With the Inspire 2, not only did DJI allow for the drone to carry two batteries, they also made them self-heating during flight. That addition allows the Inspire 2 ...

DJI Introduces M200 Series Drones Built For Enterprise Solutions

DJI, unveiled the new Matrice 200 drone series (M200), which is purpose-built for professional users to perform aerial inspections and collect data – making drone technology an affordable and easy-to-use tool for enterprises that recognize how aerial imaging can transform their operations.The ...

Arctic Innovative Solutions Launches New Drone App LostMyDrone

AIS (Arctic Innovative Solutions) have now released a new drone app called LostMyDrone , where users can post their lost drone in the app and hopefully by doing this it can be found at the earliest stage.Each year disappears drones around the world due to interference, pilot mistake or equipm...

New FAA Report Confirms Admirable Safety Record Of Consumer Drones

The Drone Manufacturers Alliance, the organization representing manufacturers of the majority of civilian drones, is pleased to see the FAA’s latest report on drone sightings once again confirms that unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) have an admirable safety record.The FAA successfully opened ...

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drone Can Fly For 4 Hours

MMC’s ’Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drone Introducing HyDrone 1800 Top drone manufacturer MMC introduces the next generation of its hydrogen-powered drone, HyDrone 1800, an almost indestructible, long endurance aircraft equipped for military applications in the International Defense Exhibition and ...

AOPA Welcomes Drone Pilots

“Drone pilots are seeking their place in the larger world of aviation and looking for opportunities to expand their experience,” said AOPA President Mark Baker. “This is an ideal time to embrace these pilots and welcome them into the GA family.”Many of the “new” pilots certificated ...

The Aura Drone From KD Interactive Lets You Fly With A Wave Of Your Hand

The Aura quadcopter ditches a traditional stick controller or smartphone for a glove that lets you fly with a wave of your hand.Toy drones continue to get smarter and more stable. Their controllers, on the other hand, remain a mess of sticks, buttons and switches that take a lot of practice to ...

UPS Tests Drone Deliveries System In Florida

UPS announced today that it has successfully tested a drone that launches from the top of a UPS® package truck, autonomously delivers a package to a home and then returns to the vehicle while the delivery driver continues along the route to make a separate delivery. UPS conducted the test on ...

Kalashnikov Group That Produces The AK-74 Rifle Enters The Drone Market

UASweekly.com is reporting today that the Kalashnikov Group that produces the famous AK-74 assault rifle, has unveiled its newest reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle, which has been put into serial production.The new reconnaissance drone was unveiled at the IDEX-2017  arms show in Abu ...

Here’s A Drone’s View Of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Landing

SpaceX Rocket launches are always fun to watch, but witnessing SpaceX land a rocket is always an awe-inspiring event.Elon Musk’s company successfully landed its third rocket on the ground after delivering its payload into space, and there was a drone in the sky to capture the moment. It’s a ...