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CNN Receives FAA Approval To Fly UAS Over People In The United States

CNN announces today that it has become the first organization to be granted a waiver by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly unmanned aerial systems (UAS) over people in the United States.CNN received a certificate of waiver to operate the Fotokite Pro, a tethered platform that ...

DJI To Open Flagship Store In Hong Kong

DJI, the world leader in unmanned aerial vehicle technology, said Monday it will soon open a flagship store in Hong Kong featuring flight cages, experience zones, an aerial photo gallery, technical support center and DJI’s full range of consumer and professional products.Located at the ...

DJI Launches Osmo+ Integrated Zoom Lens For Handheld Gimbal Camera

DJI, the world’s leading maker of unmanned aerial vehicles and associated camera technology, Thursday launched the Osmo+, which brings an integrated zoom camera to the wildly popular Osmo handheld camera stabilization system. The Osmo+ continues DJI’s tradition of groundbreaking technol...

Domino’s To Use Drones To Deliver Pizzas

Teams up with drone delivery firm Flirtey.Pizza retailer Domino's has partnered with drone delivery company Flirtey to bring its products to New Zealand customers via remote-piloted aircraft.The retailer today said it had today conducted a demonstration of its proposed drone delivery ...

DJI SDK Challenge Finals To Be Held In Rome, NY

Search And Rescue Competition With Ford And United Nations Development Programme Demonstrates Lifesaving Ideas From Around The World For $100,000 Grand Prize August 24, 2016 – DJI, the world’s leading maker of unmanned aerial vehicles, joins Ford Motor Company and the United Nations ...

PowerVision Launches PowerEgg The World’s Most Intuitive Consumer Drone

PowerEgg™, the first consumer drone developed by PowerVision Technology Group, a worldwide leader in robotics and big data technologies, is now available for global pre-order.  With its unique egg-shaped robotic design and the industry's first gesture recognition remote control, PowerEgg is ...

Parrot’s Disco Drone Takes Flight Next Month

Today, Disco is official, and as it turns out, we’re not just getting a new fixed-wing drone: Parrot is bundling Disco with a complete first-person view, or FPV, system. You get the drone, a completely redesigned long-range Skycontroller, and Parrot Cockpitglasses, which turn your smartphone ...

The U.S. Department Of Interior Has Awarded A Contract To 3D Robotics

The U.S. Department of the Interior has awarded a contract to 3D Robotics of Berkley, California for up to 40 small, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The award follows a lengthy process to develop performance requirements and select the most useful type of aircraft.“The contract is extrem...

Wingsland Unveils S6 Mini Drone The Mini Drone Game Changer

Shenzhen Wingsland Technology Co., Ltd (Wingsland) has officially launched its new S6 mini drone. With four folding motor arms and an ultra-thin body design, its compact form (similar to an iPhone 6) makes it easy to store and carry. Featuring a 13MP low distortion camera, the S6 is the world’s ...

Autel Robotics To Pay For Customers’ Part 107 Remote Pilot Knowledge Test

Autel Robotics USA announced today that it will support its customers who intend to fly the X-Star series drones commercially by covering the cost of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Remote Pilot Knowledge Test in the form of a rebate. The knowledge test is one of the major changes under ...