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Drones Harvest Grape Expectations for Wine Research

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Drones Harvest Grape Expectations for Wine Research DRONELIFE     •     February 16, 2020, 1:01 pm You may remember the late Orson Welles’ tagline from the 1970s Paul Masson commercials: “We will sell no wine before its time.” The sentiment makes compelling advertising copy but, as any vintner… India Flying Labs Teaches Drone Skills in Nagaland DRONELIFE     •     February 17, 2020, 12:36 pm WeRobotics recently launched a workshop in Nagaland, a state in India, to teach the Office of State Disaster Management Authority how to plan and pilot data-driven drone missions. The group is a… Cascada Del Roberto Barrio near Palenque, Mexico drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 18, 2020, 10:50 am submitted by /u/shugawatapurple91 [link] [comments] Commercial UAV Expo Americas Announces – Massive Early Support! RotorDrone     •     February 19, 2020, 2:09 pm Organizers of the 6th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas, the leading co…

Honda Self-Driving Car: An Autonomous Car We Want to Drive

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Honda Self-Driving Car: An Autonomous Car We Want to Drive DRONELIFE     •     February 16, 2020, 11:38 am DroneLife caught up with Marcus Frommer a spokeperson from Honda at CES and talked about the very handsome little roadster that you see pictured. We were discussing Honda’s approach to autonomous… This is my film from a five day solo trip driving 600 miles from New York all along the beautiful coast of Maine. (Shot with the DJI Mavic Pro) drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 18, 2020, 8:23 am submitted by /u/jackwcox1 [link] [comments] Parrot chosen by the Swiss Army for the supply of micro-drones sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 17, 2020, 9:14 pm Parrot, Europe’s leading drone Group, has been chosen to equip the Swiss Armed Forces with micro-drones as part of the “Swiss Mini UAV Program” (Swiss MUAS) call for tender against major civilian UAV… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Drone Disinfection: JD Joins the Fight to Prevent an Epidemic [VIDEO]

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Drone Disinfection: JD Joins the Fight to Prevent an Epidemic [VIDEO] Drone Magazine     •     February 17, 2020, 7:59 pm JD Drone disinfecting Mongolia Chinese delivery giant JD has joined the fight against the spread of the coronavirus.  JD.com reports that the company flew two drones spraying disinfectant in Ordos… The Dark Tide drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 17, 2020, 3:15 pm submitted by /u/JaBDrone [link] [comments] InterDrone Flies South to Dallas for 2020 Conference, Expo DRONELIFE     •     February 15, 2020, 3:54 pm One of the largest annual drone-industry expos is heading south. InterDrone recently announced a change of venue from last year’s event in Las Vegas to Dallas. The conference takes flight Aug. 18-21… Wingcopter wins Sustainable Development Goals Spotlight prize sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 17, 2020, 10:46 am Wingcopter, the German manufacturer of innovative transport…

Can Drones Save Lives? Yes, DJI AirWorks Says

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Can Drones Save Lives? Yes, DJI AirWorks Says sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 17, 2020, 10:37 am Talk of drones might have circled around military uses lately, but drones are actually being used to do good around the world. With its #DronesforGood campaign, DJI wishes to make people aware of the… 17 Days Left to Comment on Remote ID for Drones: What the Comments Look Like So Far DRONELIFE     •     February 14, 2020, 5:30 pm The FAA announced a long-awaited Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on Remote ID for drones on 12/31/2019.  The comment period required by federal law is open until March 2, 2020 (if you wish to… The place I call home. Hellville, Madagascar drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 17, 2020, 8:15 am submitted by /u/0limpero [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

17 Days Left to Comment on Remote ID for Drones: What the Comments Look Like So Far

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17 Days Left to Comment on Remote ID for Drones: What the Comments Look Like So Far Drone Magazine     •     February 14, 2020, 6:29 pm The FAA announced a long-awaited Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on Remote ID for drones on 12/31/2019.  The comment period required by federal law is open until March 2, 2020 (if you wish to… Doe this count for rule even count for FPV flyers? drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 16, 2020, 5:23 pm submitted by /u/LeojBosman [link] [comments] State of Arizona Awards Autonodyne LLC Broad Contract for Drone Services sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 3:31 pm Autonodyne LLC is pleased to announce the award by the State of Arizona of an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide comprehensive Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) custom… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Parrot and RIIS Partner to Develop AI Applications

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Parrot and RIIS Partner to Develop AI Applications Drone Magazine     •     February 14, 2020, 1:56 am Back in 2018, IT consultancy and mobile app development specialists RIIS showed how, with a little help from Google’s machine learning platform, TensorFlow, a DJI drone could be used to count the… Septentrio launches web shop for high-accuracy GNSS receiver modules sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 11:19 am Septentrio’s new web shop offers direct access to mosaicTM multi-frequency GNSS receiver module. Customers can purchase the mosaicTM development kit quickly and easily… Japan Airlines & Sumitomo Partner with Bell Textron to Provide Air Mobility Services in Asia DRONELIFE     •     February 13, 2020, 5:15 pm Japan Airline (JAL) and Sumitomo Corporation have entered into an agreement with Bell Textron to promote and develop products and services for the Air Mobility Industry, including the infrastructure… https://www.auto-uas.com/

New case for my Mavic Mini

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New case for my Mavic Mini drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 15, 2020, 7:21 pm submitted by /u/e28Sean [link] [comments] FLIR Delta Podcast: Randall Warnas Speaks with Rod Dayrit on Intelligent Drone Charging Systems DRONELIFE     •     February 13, 2020, 4:20 pm In this episode, Randall Warnas of FLIR meets up with Rod Dayrit, Delta-Q Technology. Rod has an extensive background in the mobile industry has moved to the battery charging space. In this episode,… UAV Navigation is compatible with the new Trimble UAS1 GNSS Receiver sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 10:10 am UAV Navigation announced today that its flight control solutions for Remotely Piloted Air Systems/Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (RPAS/UAVs) are compatible with the Trimble® UAS1, a high-precision Global… https://www.auto-uas.com/

GOLD DRONE! – Flywoo Xbot65 Fpv Quad – COMPLETE REVIEW & FLIGHTS

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GOLD DRONE! – Flywoo Xbot65 Fpv Quad – COMPLETE REVIEW & FLIGHTS Drone Magazine     •     February 13, 2020, 5:58 pm GOLD DRONE!!! Looks amazing and flies sick as well. Super release from Flywoo. Check out the full review and flight tests. Buy a Flywoo Xbot65 65mm” Gold Plated Quad Banggood :… Swoop Aero Meet the Founders: Eric Peck and Josh Tepper sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 7:26 am In August 2017, Eric Peck and Josh Tepper embarked on a new business venture; their goal was to transform the way the world moves medical supplies, using drones. This goal was premised on the… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Earning Your Drone License in the U.K.: Your Questions Answered

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Earning Your Drone License in the U.K.: Your Questions Answered DRONELIFE     •     February 12, 2020, 4:53 pm In the UK, anybody over the age of 18 can purchase a drone and, after a quick, online multiple-choice quiz, register and fly it. Legally, any adult can fly lightweight drones recreationally without a… FAA DAC meeting – Feb 27 2020 sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 6:32 am This meeting is open to the public The FAA’s Drone Advisory Committee (DAC) is a broad-based, long-term Federal advisory committee that provides the FAA with advice on key UAS integration issues by… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Flyability Flies Into the US with a New Office and A User Conference

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Flyability Flies Into the US with a New Office and A User Conference DRONELIFE     •     February 11, 2020, 6:44 pm Swiss-based Flyability is opening a office in the U.S.: and offering its first-ever U.S.- based user conference. Flyability has a unique drone platform that is normally used indoors, performing… Closed down power station shot on Mavic Mini drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 14, 2020, 11:17 am submitted by /u/anon00882 [link] [comments] Few Days Left To Comment On RID Drone Magazine     •     February 13, 2020, 4:07 pm UAV Expert News Few Days Left To Comment On RID Our Hobby… Our Future | #FightForFPV Only a few days left to comment on the Remote ID Proposal.  Watch this and make your voice heard before it is too… Matternet Raises Strategic Investment from McKesson Ventures sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 5:30 am Matternet, a pioneer in drone delivery for medical applicati…

Silent Falcon UAS Technologies Offer Mission Selectable Capabilities to Solar/Electric sUAS Aircraft

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Silent Falcon UAS Technologies Offer Mission Selectable Capabilities to Solar/Electric sUAS Aircraft sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 13, 2020, 4:19 am Albuquerque, New Mexico (February 12, 2020): Silent Falcon UAS Technologies (SFUAS) is excited to announce new options for it solar-powered, electric driven Silent Falcon E1 sUAS aircraft. The new… https://www.auto-uas.com/

French Drone Company Covers Democratic Debates

French Drone Company Covers Democratic Debates DRONELIFE     •     February 10, 2020, 9:46 pm Last month’s Democratic presidential debate may have been divisive to many American voters, but one issue without debate is the crystal-clear aerial footage provided by drone company Elistair. During… https://www.auto-uas.com/

FAA UAS Symposium

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FAA UAS Symposium Drone Magazine     •     February 12, 2020, 8:58 pm Registration is now open for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) 5th Annual FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Symposium… Earning Your Drone License in the U.K.: Your Questions Answered Drone Magazine     •     February 12, 2020, 9:29 pm In the UK, anybody over the age of 18 can purchase a drone and, after a quick, online multiple-choice quiz, register and fly it. Legally, any adult can fly lightweight drones recreationally without a… Bell Teams Up with Sumitomo Corporation and Japan Airlines to Explore Air Mobility sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 12, 2020, 11:27 am Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced a signed memorandum of understanding today with Sumitomo Corporation and Japan Airlines Co., Ltd., to explore Mobility-as-a-Service… The Mavic Mini is severely underrated drones: for news, inf…

Drones are Being Deployed in the Fight Against Coronavirus

Drones are Being Deployed in the Fight Against Coronavirus DRONELIFE     •     February 8, 2020, 3:39 pm Last month, aerial footage emerged from a busy intersection in Shuyang, northern China. The video – admittedly a piece of state propaganda – shows drones equipped with loudspeakers being used by law… FAA UAS Symposium RotorDrone     •     February 12, 2020, 8:05 pm Registration is now open for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) 5th Annual FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Symposium… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Drones To The Battle Against The Coronavirus

Drones To The Battle Against The Coronavirus Drone Magazine     •     February 11, 2020, 3:30 pm MMC’s Drones To The Battle Against The Coronavirus The beginning of 2020 is special to most Chinese – with a sudden coronavirus outbreak firstly occurred in Wuhan, China, all cities joined to fight… Drones May Soon Deliver Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream DRONELIFE     •     February 7, 2020, 5:30 pm Ice cream addicts jonesing for Chunky Monkey  or Cherry Garcia may soon look to the skies for their daily allowance of frozen heaven. Terra Drone Europe is teaming up with British-Dutch conglomerate… https://www.auto-uas.com/

DRONERESPONDERS Lands in Latin America for Drone Safety Project

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DRONERESPONDERS Lands in Latin America for Drone Safety Project DRONELIFE     •     February 7, 2020, 4:41 pm DRONERESPONDERS, billed as “the world’s fastest growing non-profit program supporting public safety UAS,” is bringing its message to Latin America. During a recent workshop in Bogota, Colombia, the… 🔥 Fire on the ⛄️ mountain | Full video in 4K linked in my comment drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     February 11, 2020, 12:47 pm submitted by /u/Oliver232 [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Drone Marketing Meets Reality TV With Surveying as the Backdrop

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Drone Marketing Meets Reality TV With Surveying as the Backdrop DRONELIFE     •     February 7, 2020, 1:19 pm We here at DRONELIFE are as vulnerable as anyone else to the joys of reality TV, so we were pleased to see that drone provider Microdrones is scheduled to release a reality TV styled video webinar… Using Drones to Combat the Deadliest Animal on the Planet: the Mosquito DRONELIFE     •     February 7, 2020, 2:34 pm According to a now famous blog post by Bill Gates, mosquitoes are by far the deadliest animal on the planet in terms of the number of human lives that they claim through disease: The worst is… Terra Drone’s group company helps fighting Corona virus with drones sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     February 8, 2020, 8:52 am Zhejiang – February 7, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. on February 6, an medical delivery drone flying from the people’s Hospital of Xinchang County to the disease control center of Xinchang County successfully… BLADE RUNNER DRONE??? – IT ALMOST KILLED ME.