month : 01/2018 13 results

SkyPixel Unveils The Winners Of Its 2017 Photo Story Contest

SkyPixel, the world’s most popular aerial photography community run in cooperation with DJI, today announced the winners of its 2017 Photo Story Contest. The contest, which ran from October to December 2017, received over 44,000 submissions from participants in 141 countries, across the categor...

Review: Parrot Disco Hands-on With Parrot’s Awesome Fixed-wing Drone

Parrot Disco, a fixed-wing drone whose aerodynamic design and capabilities distinguish it from the rest. It has 45 minutes of battery life and is equipped with advanced automatic control and an HD Camera.The Parrot  Disco drone is a fixed-wing drone that’s a bit of an unorthodox entry in the ...

Dutch Drone First To Map Pristine National Park In Half A Century

The interior region of Silhouette is a national park, with some of the richest biodiversity in the entire Indian Ocean. It is also home to several, critically endangered, plants and animals. In order to keep track of the different species on the island and gain insights into the unique ecosystem, ...

DJI Introduces Mavic Air For Limitless Exploration Wherever Adventure Takes You

DJI, the world's leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today introduced Mavic Air, an ultra-portable, foldable camera drone that delivers higher performance, more intelligent features and greater creative possibilities than any other consumer drone. Developed with the traveler ...

DJI Becomes Official Media Partner Of BMW Motorsport

DJI, the world’s leader in creative camera and drone technology, and BMW Motorsport have announced their official partnership to present the newly-developed BMW M8 GTE race car and the work of BMW Motorsport from previously unseen perspectives. DJI becomes BMW Motorsport’s first media partner ...

Fruity Chutes Announces The New Harrier Drone Parachute Launcher

Ask and you shall receive! For some time our Fruity Chutes friends have been asking for us to manufacture a small spring loaded launcher perfect for fixed wing and small multicopters, like the DJI Mavic Pro and 3DR Solo. Drumroll please! … Fruity Chutes is proud to present the Harrier Drone ...

New UAS Team Report: Only a Small Percentage of Drone Reports Pose Safety Risk

The Unmanned Aircraft Safety Team (UAST) Drone Sightings Working Group released a new report on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) 3,714 drone sightings reports collected by flight crews, air traffic controllers and citizens from November 2015 to March 2017. The report found that ...

Autel Robotics Announces New Aircraft EVO at CES 2018

At CES 2018, Autel Robotics USA announced its new flagship aircraft line, the EVO.EVO is a portable camera drone with foldable arms and a sleek, compact form factor. We’re incredibly excited about this product, and after showing it off at CES, are eager to get it out into the wild for our ...

New York Announces Deployment Of Statewide Police Drone Fleet

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of the new State Police Unmanned Aerial System program, which will be used to support law enforcement missions, including disaster response and traffic safety. The first four State Police aerial drones will be put into service this month in Troop ...

Nominees Announced For 2017 AirVūz Drone Video Awards

Tens of thousands of drone videos from around the world have been narrowed down to a handful of finalists in the first-ever AirVūz Drone Video Awards. More than 33,000 videos uploaded to AirVuz.com between January 1, 2017 and December 15, 2017 were eligible to be chosen as finalists. The contest ...