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Fly By Night: Training for after-dark flying with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Fly By Night: Training for after-dark flying with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University RotorDrone     •     January 30, 2020, 9:38 pm It is embarrassing—bordering on painful—to learn an obvious lesson in front of your colleagues, especially when your colleagues are literally the best in the world at what they do. Nevertheless, that… https://www.auto-uas.com/

AiRXOS Adds a Slew of New Partners to Provide Customers with End-to-End Drone Solution

AiRXOS Adds a Slew of New Partners to Provide Customers with End-to-End Drone Solution DRONELIFE     •     January 27, 2020, 8:58 pm AiRXOS is poised to be a major player in 2020, and the announcement of 11 new partners is the just the beginning. The provider of unmanned traffic management (UTM) systems has expanded their Air… Untangling Maine’s Drone Stalking Mystery Drone Magazine     •     January 28, 2020, 12:16 pm For years, the drone industry has been weighed down by a minority of irresponsible pilots flying where and when they shouldn’t: disrupting firefighting efforts, getting way too close to manned… https://www.auto-uas.com/

2020 The decade of drones - California

2020 The decade of drones - California drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 29, 2020, 4:23 pm submitted by /u/Altitude_Adjustment [link] [comments] Open Source Drone Operating Systems Continue to Gain Ground: The Year in Review for PX4 DRONELIFE     •     January 27, 2020, 8:21 pm The drone industry continues to evolve, with new hardware offerings appearing at every new trade show. As industry observers look for hard evidence on what to expect next, one clue can be found in… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Sentera FieldAgent Stand Count Analytics Expand to Include Cotton

Sentera FieldAgent Stand Count Analytics Expand to Include Cotton sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 29, 2020, 5:20 am Stand count analytics available for cotton growers in the 2020 growing seasonSentera announced that its stand count analytics product will be immediately available for cotton crops within… Liteye Lights Up Military $10M Contract with Counter-drone System DRONELIFE     •     January 24, 2020, 2:17 am Colorado counter-drone firm Liteye Systems has won a $10 million contract to deliver its Anti-UAS Defense Systems (AUDS) to an unnamed U.S. government agency. The contract is the latest of several… This landing drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 29, 2020, 1:38 am submitted by /u/YourTextHere_Studios [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Beautiful drive through the canyon this weekend. Had to stop for a couple of shots.

Beautiful drive through the canyon this weekend. Had to stop for a couple of shots. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 28, 2020, 2:01 am submitted by /u/pcjohnson6 [link] [comments] Hydrogen-fueled Drones Will Inspect U.S. Gas Pipeline Drone Magazine     •     January 26, 2020, 6:22 pm Public-safety drone consultancy Skyfire Consulting has announced a partnership with UAV company Doosan Mobility Innovation and hydrogen-fuel service provider ReadyH2 to tackle a pipeline-inspection… https://www.auto-uas.com/

New powers for the police to enforce drone laws

New powers for the police to enforce drone laws sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 28, 2020, 4:47 pm Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill, giving greater police powers to prevent misuse, has second reading. police will have the power to land, inspect and seize an unmanned aircraft… A caravan of camels walking between sand dunes drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 27, 2020, 11:51 am submitted by /u/W_M_V [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

UNICEF Malawi – International Consultancy – Drone Specialist (Drone Portfolio Manager)

UNICEF Malawi – International Consultancy – Drone Specialist (Drone Portfolio Manager) sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 27, 2020, 12:06 pm Job Number: 529385 | Vacancy LinkLocations: Africa: MalawiWork Type : Consultancy UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their… New Partnership to Address Network Security for Drones DRONELIFE     •     January 23, 2020, 7:08 pm The integration of unmanned aircraft into the national airspace (NAS) is a complex problem – and security is one major aspect of it.  Government agencies in the U.S. and abroad are increasingly… https://www.auto-uas.com/

A Day in the Life of Flirtey: The Future of Delivery

A Day in the Life of Flirtey: The Future of Delivery sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 27, 2020, 9:03 am Flirtey, the industry-leading drone delivery service, released today a rare, inside look at the startup company’s headquarters and operations. The five-and-one-half-minute video offers… Japan Airlines and Yabu City Sign Agreement to Perform UAV Trial Flight in Spring 2020 sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 27, 2020, 9:23 am Demonstrating the Ability to Transport Goods in Mountainous Areas with UAV Technology developed through Terra Drone Corporation JAL and Terra Drone reach deal to test UAV technology Full-scale demo… New perspective of the bridge down the road. (Mini) drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 26, 2020, 2:33 pm submitted by /u/Gethixit [link] [comments] New Partnership to Address Network Security for Drones Drone Magazine     •     January 23, 2020, 8:34 pm Photo by Po…

TIME FOR A FPV SELFIE

TIME FOR A FPV SELFIE drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 25, 2020, 10:36 pm submitted by /u/MrGeeSeeks [link] [comments] First time out taking photos. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 26, 2020, 7:47 am submitted by /u/jalbes88 [link] [comments] Amazon Prime Air is creating safe airspace for all drones, beyond delivery. sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 24, 2020, 5:18 am In the not so distant future, more and more drones will be flying around delivering packages, performing utility work, taking real estate photos, and helping with emergency services. When that time… DJI Case Study Highlights the Benefits of Drones in Logistics Industry DRONELIFE     •     January 21, 2020, 11:43 pm Danish logistics and international shipping giant, DFDS, has been combining drones and AI to streamline terminal operations. DFDS provides transportation s…

A Day In the Life of a Commercial Drone Operator

A Day In the Life of a Commercial Drone Operator Drone Magazine     •     January 22, 2020, 10:50 pm Within the past few years, drones have become just another tool in the toolbox for movie creators, both big and small. The next time you finish watching your favorite feature film or TV show, pay… Water Colors drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 25, 2020, 3:22 pm submitted by /u/JaBDrone [link] [comments] The V-Coptr Falcon – A 2-Propeller Drone with a 50 Minute Flight Time DRONELIFE     •     January 21, 2020, 7:19 pm One of the coolest looking drones we’ve seen in a while is the V-Coptr Falcon from ZeroZero Robotics.   This design is stunning to look at  – and according to our friends at Roswell Test Flight Crew,… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Intro to Multispectral Imaging

Intro to Multispectral Imaging Drone Magazine     •     January 22, 2020, 7:45 pm Originally developed for military target identification and reconnaissance, multispectral imaging uses specific wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum to document environmental features of… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Edgybees Helps Australia’s Firefighters

Edgybees Helps Australia’s Firefighters RotorDrone     •     January 22, 2020, 5:59 pm As fires rage across Australia, devastating regions and endangering wildlife, drones and related technologies have stepped up to help first response teams to combat and mitigate loss from the deadly… Just got this drone drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 24, 2020, 4:19 pm submitted by /u/loading103 [link] [comments] Draganfly Releases New Payloads to Increase Efficiency and Data Collection Quality sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 24, 2020, 3:42 am Draganfly Inc. (CSE: DFLY) (OTCQB: DFLYF) (FSE: 3U8) (“Draganfly” or the “Company”), an award-winning, industry-leading manufacturer within the commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (“UAV”) and Unmanned… The Model for Urban Air Mobility that Big Money is Backing: Toyota’s $394 M Investment in Passenger Drones DRONELIFE     •     January 21, 2020, 7:03 pm Joby Aviation, pion…

A Day In the Life of a Commercial Drone Operator

A Day In the Life of a Commercial Drone Operator RotorDrone     •     January 20, 2020, 9:00 pm Within the past few years, drones have become just another tool in the toolbox for movie creators, both big and small. The next time you finish watching your favorite feature film or TV show, pay… Intro to Multispectral Imaging RotorDrone     •     January 22, 2020, 5:43 pm Originally developed for military target identification and reconnaissance, multispectral imaging uses specific wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum to document environmental features of… Why the Whole World Should Watch the African Drone Forum Next Month DRONELIFE     •     January 20, 2020, 4:22 pm   The African Drone Forum: February 5 – 7, 2020.   Register here!  The commercial drone industry has developed rapidly over the last five years: and governments, humanitarian organizations and… DJI Dealer AirWorks Reveals Its Online Educational Platform for Drone Products sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     Ja…

Cold day at the park. (Mavic Mini)

Cold day at the park. (Mavic Mini) drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 23, 2020, 7:48 pm submitted by /u/ChopTop1990 [link] [comments] Lego Drone Takes Flight RotorDrone     •     January 20, 2020, 7:31 pm Check out this Lego drone, built out of Lego blocks along with Lego motors and propellers! The only non-Lego parts are the battery, radio receiver and flight controller. The post Lego Drone Takes… DXT Commodities signs an agreement for the acquisition of WESII’s share sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 22, 2020, 11:34 pm DXT Commodities S.A. (DXT), a Swiss commodity trader operating internationally and specialized in the management of renewable power, announces that it has signed an agreement for the acquisition of a… Leonardo’s Falco Xplorer Surveillance Drone Takes Off DRONELIFE     •     January 20, 2020, 2:54 pm Italian aerospace and defense giant Leonardo has confirmed the maiden flight of its …

Really proud of this photo i took with my mavic mini of a beach in Barbados (with permit!) - i call it "Layers" (OC)

DJI Case Study Highlights the Benefits of Drones in Logistics Industry

DJI Case Study Highlights the Benefits of Drones in Logistics Industry Drone Magazine     •     January 22, 2020, 12:05 am Danish logistics and international shipping giant, DFDS, has been combining drones and AI to streamline terminal operations. DFDS provides transportation services, supply chain solutions and… https://www.auto-uas.com/

BatMon: Smartify your drone battery

BatMon: Smartify your drone battery sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 22, 2020, 10:59 am Live now on Kickstarter BatMon Batteries are an integral part of drones. However, hobbyists and other custom drone manufacturers have been using batteries in rather interesting ways. They are either… Technical Failure or Unrealistic Expectations? Report Shows U.K. Police Drones Fall in Heavy Rains DRONELIFE     •     January 17, 2020, 2:54 pm Whether technical failure or simply unrealistic expectations, a new report published in the U.K. indicates that the DJI Matrice Series drones fall during heavy rains. As reported by CNN, the U.K.’s… The Model for Urban Air Mobility that Big Money is Backing: Toyota’s $394 M Investment in Passenger Drones Drone Magazine     •     January 21, 2020, 8:59 pm Joby Aviation, pioneers in electric propulsion aircraft, have just received another massive funding round to make their vision of urban air mobility (UAM) – drone taxis – a reality. Urban …

Another Win for Altitude Angel: Unmanned Traffic Management to be Deployed in Norway

Another Win for Altitude Angel: Unmanned Traffic Management to be Deployed in Norway DRONELIFE     •     January 16, 2020, 6:39 pm As the need for Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) frameworks to be implemented becomes clear, UTM providers are competing to provide the base technology to governments around the world.  The race… The V-Coptr Falcon – A 2-Propeller Drone with a 50 Minute Flight Time Drone Magazine     •     January 21, 2020, 7:27 pm One of the coolest looking drones we’ve seen in a while is the V-Coptr Falcon from ZeroZero Robotics.   This design is stunning to look at  – and according to our friends at Roswell Test Flight Crew,… https://www.auto-uas.com/