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Leonardo: more and more technology in Drone Contest 2021

The 2021 edition of the Leonardo Drone Contest will be a “drone game” in which new technologies and functions will be applied in a new arena. Much like the formula in the first edition, the new competition will include a scientific and technological presentation symposium at the end of spring ...

U.S. DOT Issues Two Much-Anticipated Drone Rules to Advance Safety and Innovation

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced final rules for Unmanned Aircraft (UA), commonly known as drones. The new rules will require Remote Identification (Remote ID) of drones and allow operators of small drones to fly over people and at ...

SkyPixel And DJI Call For Entries For The SkyPixel 6th Anniversary Aerial Photo & Video Contest

DJI and SkyPixel, one of the world’s most popular aerial photography and videography online communities, today announced details to its yearly anticipated SkyPixel Aerial Photo & Video Contest. Running from December 18, 2020 to February 18, 2021, this year’s contest introduces five new ...

AirData and Autel Partner to Reduce Risk on Autel EVO II

Today, AirData UAV and Autel Enterprise Robotics are announcing a new partnership specially tailored to meet the needs of Autel Pilots across the USA: Autel EVO II users will receive a one-month free trial of AirData Enterprise fleet management software. Now optimized for all Autel Evo II ...

DJI Counts More Than 500 People Rescued By Drones Around The World

More than 500 people around the world have been rescued from danger by drones, according to new statistics collected by DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology. This milestone came in mid-October, when sheriff’s deputies used a DJI drone with a thermal imaging ...

Boeing’s autonomous tech flies at new northwest Australia UAS range

One of the world’s largest aerospace companies, Boeing, has tested its latest autonomy technology at Australia’s first commercial drone flight testing facility at Cloncurry Airport, thanks to a $14.5 million investment from the Palaszczuk Government.  The $14.5 million investment has ...

Flirtey Partners with Vault Health for Drone Delivery of COVID-19 Test Kits

Flirtey, the pioneer of the commercial drone delivery industry, and Vault Health, the pioneer of supervised COVID-19 testing, today announced a partnership to test drone delivery of the first FDA authorized saliva test for COVID-19. The COVID-19 pandemic is continuing to spread, with more than ...

Matternet Launches Drone Delivery Operations at Labor Berlin in Germany

 Matternet, developer of the world's leading urban drone logistics platform, today announced the launch of operations at Labor Berlin Charité Vivantes in Germany. The program kicked-off November 17, 2020 with permanent operations expected to take flight next year, creating the ...

Know Before You Fly Coalition Announces Second Annual Drone Safety Awareness Week

On Monday, November 16, 2020, the second annual National Drone Safety Awareness Week will begin, kicking off seven days of educational programming about how to safely operate unmanned aerial systems (UAS), commonly known as drones. Know Before You Fly, a public-private partnership focused on drone ...

DJI Releases All-New, Ultralight, and Powerful DJI Mini 2

Today, DJI, the global leader in civilian drones and creative camera technology, launched DJI Mini 2, a high-performance camera drone that packs impressive new features into a small, portable design in the safest drone category weighing less than 249 grams. The successor to DJI’s ...