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Abionica Solutions And UAV Navigation Works Together In UAV Certification

Abionica Solutions And UAV Navigation Works Together In UAV Certification sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 30, 2020, 5:34 pm UAV Navigation, Spanish leader company in Flight Control Systems Solutions to UAVs, signs a collaboration Agreement with Abionica Solutions-specialized company in engineering systems, avionics and… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Painted my drone like droids!

Painted my drone like droids! drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 30, 2020, 5:21 am submitted by /u/icescapades [link] [comments] Lake Wanaka, New Zealand (Mavic Air) drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 30, 2020, 8:33 am submitted by /u/SoggyBreadfruit [link] [comments] Making BVLOS Flight a Practical Reality: Onboard Sense and Avoid DRONELIFE     •     March 26, 2020, 4:18 pm As enterprise drone applications grow, the industry awaits a rule on flight beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS.)  BLVOS flight is an important concept for the growth of the commercial drone market.… AXIAL SCX10 III VS SCXII – VERT CLIMB CHALLENGE – GUESS WHO WINS! 🏆 Drone Magazine     •     March 30, 2020, 7:25 am SCXIII -VS- SCX II !!! – Who will win the vert climb challenge? Surprising results! – Tested by Justin Davis. Buy an Axial SCX10 III kit ( $369 ) : https://bit.ly/2wJkozJ Buy…

Glenwood Canyon, CO, with an empty interstate thanks to COVID-19. Mavic 2 Pro.

Glenwood Canyon, CO, with an empty interstate thanks to COVID-19. Mavic 2 Pro. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 30, 2020, 1:56 am submitted by /u/checkyour6 [link] [comments] Alpha Unmanned Develops ‘Near-Flight’ Testing System DRONELIFE     •     March 26, 2020, 12:17 am Spanish UAV firm Alpha Unmanned Systems announced this week production of the High Accelerated Lifetime Testing (HALT) – a “minute-by-minute” flight test system. “This means that Alpha’s engines and… Skyfire Acquires Viking UAS to Tackle COVID Drone Ops Drone Magazine     •     March 27, 2020, 10:16 pm Courtesy: Skyfire Skyfire Consulting has acquired a majority stake in Viking UAS, a drone design and manufacturing company operating in the military research sector. A Skyfire press release says the… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Air National Guard to Install GA-ASI Detect and Avoid System on Two MQ-9 RPA

Air National Guard to Install GA-ASI Detect and Avoid System on Two MQ-9 RPA sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 27, 2020, 10:56 am General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) and the Air National Guard (ANG) have signed a contract for GA-ASI to supply its Detect and Avoid System (DAAS) for one MQ-9 Block 1 and one MQ-9… My tinyhawk arrived drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 29, 2020, 12:27 pm submitted by /u/DJ_C8 [link] [comments] To drone or not to drone? Drone Magazine     •     March 27, 2020, 3:03 pm The use of drones on construction sites increased by 239 percent from 2017 to 2018, according to DroneDeploy, a leading drone software platform. This rapid growth is part of a global commercial drone… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Counter-drone firm soars after government demand takes flight

Counter-drone firm soars after government demand takes flight DRONELIFE     •     March 25, 2020, 8:35 pm Counter-drone provider Citadel Defense is flying high, even as the tech firm tries to keep unauthorized zones out of the sky. According to a press release, the San Diego-based company has experienced… Went ahead and flew 4 KM distance with my DJI Mavic Pro drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 29, 2020, 6:55 am submitted by /u/shayan1989 [link] [comments] Making BVLOS Flight a Practical Reality: Onboard Sense and Avoid Drone Magazine     •     March 26, 2020, 8:25 pm As enterprise drone applications grow, the industry awaits a rule on flight beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS.)  BLVOS flight is an important concept for the growth of the commercial drone market.… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Skybound Rescue Helping Parents Stuck in the House : the Rescue Drone Homeschooling Project

Skybound Rescue Helping Parents Stuck in the House : the Rescue Drone Homeschooling Project DRONELIFE     •     March 25, 2020, 5:02 pm Gemma Alcock is a big name in the drones for good community – and now, she’s coming to the rescue of all of us parents looking for interesting things to do with our kids while schools are closed.… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Explored an abandoned plane a few weeks ago when life was normal. Here’s a quick one minute virtual tour. Shot with Mavic Pro

Explored an abandoned plane a few weeks ago when life was normal. Here’s a quick one minute virtual tour. Shot with Mavic Pro drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 28, 2020, 4:47 am submitted by /u/Cleavse [link] [comments] Drone Taxi: Lilium Soars with $240 Funding Round Drone Magazine     •     March 26, 2020, 6:52 pm Source: Lilium Munich-based aviation startup Lilium is soaring higher today with a funding boost of $240 million. The internal funding round is led by Tencent, with Atomico, Freigeist and LGT… Drone Firm Skyward Highlights Continuity During COVID-19 Crisis DRONELIFE     •     March 25, 2020, 5:00 pm Drone-management company Skyward expects uninterrupted access to its platforms during the COVID-19 crisis. The company released a statement Tuesday directed specifically to clients working in… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Parrot’s ANAFI Drone Levels Up for Commercial Data Requirements with DroneLogBook Integration

Parrot’s ANAFI Drone Levels Up for Commercial Data Requirements with DroneLogBook Integration Drone Magazine     •     March 26, 2020, 5:20 pm Image Provided by Parrot French drone company Parrot, manufacturers of the ANAFI drone, has partnered with DroneLogBook to simplify drone data logging for commercial applications.  In a recent… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Counter-drone firm soars after government demand takes flight

Counter-drone firm soars after government demand takes flight Drone Magazine     •     March 26, 2020, 1:12 pm Source: Citadel Defense Counter-drone provider Citadel Defense is flying high, even as the tech firm tries to keep unauthorized zones out of the sky. According to a press release, the San… What’s a Drone Racing Academy? Find out at DroneRacingLife DRONELIFE     •     March 24, 2020, 8:28 pm With the coronavirus pandemic causing national school shut-downs, educators and parents are looking for innovative ways to educate homebound students without boring them. To rev up remote learning,… https://www.auto-uas.com/

The World’s First Internationally Piloted Drone Delivery

The World’s First Internationally Piloted Drone Delivery sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 25, 2020, 6:08 am At present, 170 countries are affected  by the pandemic, COVID-19. The rate of infection continues to rise fivefold on a daily basis across the world, and the data continues to highlight the… Wingcopter flies into delivery partnership with UPS DRONELIFE     •     March 24, 2020, 7:36 pm German UAV startup Wingcopter is collaborating with UPS Flight Forward to develop a next-generation delivery drone solution for packages. “Drone delivery is not a one-size-fits-all operation,” said… My first power loop! The battery sag is real... drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 26, 2020, 4:54 am submitted by /u/diskjok [link] [comments] LIGHTEST TOOTHPICK! – Betafpv HX100 SE Brushless Fpv Quad – FULL REVIEW & FLIGHTS Drone Magazine     •     March 25, 2020, 11:13 pm Lightest Toothpick! HX100 SE Series review…

France Uses Drones to Enforce Coronavirus Restrictions

France Uses Drones to Enforce Coronavirus Restrictions DRONELIFE     •     March 24, 2020, 2:56 pm France is using drones to battle the coronavirus by using the drones as a tool to remind people of the restrictions on movements currently in place. Drones will be used to help keep people confined,… Geely Will Deliver Keys to New Cars via Drone Drone Magazine     •     March 25, 2020, 10:11 pm UAV Expert News Geely Will Deliver Keys to New Cars via Drone Geely, the Chinese automaker maker and parent company of Volvo and Lotus, is taking its customers’ safety very seriously when it comes to… A beautiful sunset in Berlin drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 25, 2020, 4:22 pm submitted by /u/Gongstrong [link] [comments] AVIUS Air Delivery™ Readying Disposable Cargo UAV to Deliver 1,600 lbs. of Emergency Supplies to Combat Pandemic sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 24, 2020, 7:32 pm Test flights underway in rura…

Oregon mountains

Oregon mountains drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 25, 2020, 6:00 am submitted by /u/hillip1 [link] [comments] Senator Asks FAA About State and Local Counterdrone Testing DRONELIFE     •     March 23, 2020, 9:42 pm A U.S. senator is asking the FAA to explain how counterdrone testing would work at the state and local level. Massachusetts Democrat Sen. Edward Markey, a ranking member of the Senate Commerce… Propeller – Channel Success Manager sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 24, 2020, 7:15 pm Construction. Waste management. Aggregates. These industries are dirty, dangerous, and often overlooked by a world obsessed with sexy new technology, social networks, and shiny devices running the… https://www.auto-uas.com/

On the Lighter Side: Boy Meets Girl in a Quarantined New York City Via Drone [VIRAL VIDEO]

On the Lighter Side: Boy Meets Girl in a Quarantined New York City Via Drone [VIRAL VIDEO] DRONELIFE     •     March 23, 2020, 4:06 pm Shout out to drone pilots using drones in creative ways – this is a great story.  Jeremy is a NYC freelance phototographer that lives in NYC.  A young woman gets a message from an intrepid drone… WINGCOPTER and UPS flight forward to develop versatile new drone fleet sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 24, 2020, 1:26 pm Adds new capabilities to address customer needs in a variety of industries Vertical takeoff and landing, transitioning to fixed-wing forward flight enables extended range, speed and higher cargo… ⛰️Long range FPV in Austria │Alps Leutasch│Mountain Diving │SE FPV⛰️ drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 24, 2020, 7:56 pm submitted by /u/SE_FPV [link] [comments] CSI From Above: Drone Mapping vs. terrestrial laser scanners RotorDrone     •     March 23, 2020, 8:01 pm…

Fly Dragon Aviation Tech COVID-19 Spraying

Fly Dragon Aviation Tech COVID-19 Spraying sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 24, 2020, 10:43 am With the help of science and technology, the High-tech Development Bureau of the Public Security Bureau used drones to help set up an epidemic prevention and control  Network, and worked hard to… Let's see your best "empty city streets" video. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 21, 2020, 10:05 pm After all, this is truly a rare opportunity to get such footage. submitted by /u/Ima_Jetfuelgenius [link] [comments] The City of Lights Showing Effects of the Coronavirus Lockdown (Video) DRONELIFE     •     March 21, 2020, 10:54 am The city of Paris by drone footage showing the effects of the coronavirus lockdown.   Paris is the capital of France, and is a major worldwide tourist destination.  It is a city of about 2.1 million… Now at Drone Flyers: Part 107 Resources for the Lockdown Drone Magazine   …

Altitude Angel and INVOLI Partner to Provide Drone Pilots with Comprehensive Picture of Airspace

Altitude Angel and INVOLI Partner to Provide Drone Pilots with Comprehensive Picture of Airspace DRONELIFE     •     March 20, 2020, 3:58 pm UK-based UTM provider Altitude Angel is partnering with Swiss INVOLI. The combination of Altitude Angel’s airspace and ground hazard data with INVOLI’s low-altitude air traffic awareness data will… Global UAV CEO Resigns sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     March 19, 2020, 5:35 pm Global UAV Technologies Ltd. (CSE: UAV) (OTC: YRLLF) (FSE: YAB2) (the “Company” or “Global UAV”), a drone technology company, is reporting that Mike Burns, Director and CEO of the Company has… ThereCraft Delivery Drone [VIDEO] RotorDrone     •     March 23, 2020, 3:00 pm This flying-wing drone, dubbed “YCS17,”  has a compartment for transporting items and a release mechanism to drop its payload. This type of aircraft can fly faster and for longer distances than a… On the Lighter Side: Boy Meets Girl in a Quarantined New York City Via Drone [VIRAL VIDEO] Drone Ma…

Gremsy on Industrial Gimbals and their Newest Release, the T7 Heavy Lift Gimbal

Gremsy on Industrial Gimbals and their Newest Release, the T7 Heavy Lift Gimbal DRONELIFE     •     March 20, 2020, 3:26 pm Gremsy is a sponor of DroneLife.com.   No drone payload can work well without a gimbal to carry it on the aircraft.  Gremsy, a leader in industrial gimbals, has just released the heavy lift T7 for… Dodgeball Drone [VIDEO] Drone Magazine     •     March 23, 2020, 4:23 pm You won’t believe the agility of this drone from researchers at the University of Zurich! It uses event cameras and special algorithms to cut its reaction time down to 3.5 milliseconds! Their study… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Flock Joins Fight: £10,000 of Drone Insurance for Companies Working in Coronavirus Crisis Response

Flock Joins Fight: £10,000 of Drone Insurance for Companies Working in Coronavirus Crisis Response DRONELIFE     •     March 20, 2020, 2:46 pm UK-based insurtech firm Flock is joining the fight against coronavirus.  The company has pledged £10,000 of free drone insurance to pilots working on COVID-19 crisis response.  Pilots can learn more… What the Coronavirus Looks Like Around the World: Drone Footage of Boston (VIDEO) DRONELIFE     •     March 20, 2020, 2:58 pm Boston is home for DRONELIFE.  Here is some drone footage from the online version of the Boston Globe.   You will see that the video of empty streets is becoming eerily familiar as Boston follows… Start of Spring = good time to dust the drone off. Blooming cherry trees along the Willamette river in Portland drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     March 21, 2020, 8:32 pm submitted by /u/gdbeav [link] [comments] DRONELIFE Exclusive: Can Hackers Use Drones to Steal Your Perso…