day : 02/06/2017 4 results

Amazon Patents Shipping Label With Built-in Parachute

Amazon customers could someday be repeating this phrase as the online retail giant this morning received a patent for a shipping label with a built in parachute to help packages make a soft landing when dropped out of the air by drone or other airborne craft.According to the newly issued ...

China’s Solar-powered Caihong Drone Reaches New High

China's largest and most advanced solar-powered unmanned aircraft has set a domestic record for flight ceiling by reaching an altitude of over 20,000 meters, according to its designer.The Caihong, or Rainbow, solar-powered drone, developed by the China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics, set the ...

Project Lifesaver Partners With DART Drones For UAV Pilot Training

Project Lifesaver International and DARTdrones are happy to announce a formal partnership between their organizations, in which DARTdrones will provide comprehensive training and preparation for the FAA Part 107 Drone Pilot Test to PLI Member agencies undergoing certifications for the implementat...

SkyPixel and DJI Launch the 2017 Aerial Video Contest

SkyPixel, the world's most popular aerial photography community run in cooperation with DJI, on Friday kicked off its first aerial video contest of the year. The 2017 SkyPixel Video Contest runs from June 2 to August 2 and welcomes all drone users to submit their vision of the world in ...