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As Drone Sales Soar, Vast Majority Of Reports Remain Simple Sightings

AMA’s analysis also finds that some sightings appear to be users flying appropriately; “drone” continues to be a catch-all term for any object in the sky A new analysis released today by the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) reviews the 1,270 new unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sightings ...

E-volo Celebrates World Premiere Of Volocopter 2X Multicopter

The German start-up e-volo is celebrating the world premiere of the first series model of a passenger multicopter on April 5 - 8, 2017 at Europe's largest general aviation trade fair AERO in Friedrichshafen. After six years of development e-volo is presenting the Volocopter 2X, a vertical take-off ...

Oreo Flies Five Cookie Drones Over New York City

For its newest marketing stunt timed for National Oreo Day and the brand’s 105th birthday, Oreo put cookie costumes on five DJI  drones and flew them over the skyline. Dubbed the “Drone Dunk,” the drones dropped cookies into cups of milk set up on a barge alongside the East River. Per a ...

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...

DroneUP Wall Mount for DJI Phantom Drones

DroneUP was designed by Mike Charles, a Mechanical Engineer from MIT. Mike has spent his career designing and bringing great products to market. DroneUP was inspired by his recent purchase of a DJI Phantom.Use DroneUP to hang your Phantom wherever you want! Display it with pride in your living ...

How Fake Drone News Begins

When drone news seems questionable, it's always a good idea to get the facts. The use of drones by protesters and activists during the ongoing demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline in south central North Dakota has created controversy, particularly after the Federal Aviation Administ...

Texas Instruments Technology Extends Flight Time And Battery Life Of Quadcopters

Texas Instruments today introduced two circuit-based subsystem reference designs that will help manufacturers add flight time and extend battery life to quadcopters and other non-military consumer and industrial drones used to deliver packages, provide surveillance or communicate and assist at long ...

Understanding The Drone Landscape For 2017

The drone market showed incredible growth in 2016 and Drone Dispatch expects more of the same in 2017. The reasons for the unrelenting rise of drones in everyone’s day to day life are far stretching and all encompassing. We are going to highlight many of the key factors contributing to the rising ...

DroneView Technologies – 2017 Calendar of Drone Industry Conferences and Events

The crew over at DroneView Technologies has put together a comprehensive listing of  UAS conferences, and events for 2017  stay update and take a look at the Calendar of Drone Industry Conferences and Events. 

NASA Simulation Airflow Of A DJI Phantom 3 During Flight

For decades, NASA has used computer models to simulate the flow of air around aircraft in order to test designs and improve the performance of next-generation vehicles.At NASA’s Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley, researchers recently used this technique to explore the ...