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Alliance for Drone Innovation Welcomes DroneBase and CEO Dan Burton as Drone Operators Federation President

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Alliance for Drone Innovation Welcomes DroneBase and CEO Dan Burton as Drone Operators Federation President sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 22, 2020, 1:09 pm Today, the Alliance for Drone Innovation (ADI) (droneinnovation.org) — a Washington, DC-based coalition of manufacturers, operators, suppliers and software developers of personal and professional… ZLRC SG107 Beginners FPV Camera Drone Flight Test Review Drone Magazine     •     May 26, 2020, 2:15 am This inexpensive lightweight drone does not require FAA registration, and should help most beginner pilots learn the basics of drone control. Find it here https://bit.ly/ZLRC-SG107 Pros – Portable… Malabar Rock Pool Sydney, Australia 2018 DJI Spark drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 26, 2020, 1:15 am submitted by /u/sfvis1 [link] [comments] Flirtey’s Drone Delivery Patent Focuses on Safety DRONELIFE     •     May 22, 2020, 9:53 pm UAV startup Flirtey anno…

The FAA’s UAS Symposium is Going Remote

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The FAA’s UAS Symposium is Going Remote DRONELIFE     •     May 21, 2020, 8:26 pm Since it’s inception, the FAA’s UAS Symposium, co-sponsored with AUVSI, has been a significant drone industry event.  This year, even more people may be able to attend: the Symposium is going remote.… Wingcopter Lands Award for Humanitarian Drone Delivery DRONELIFE     •     May 22, 2020, 9:27 pm UAV startup Wingcopter is flying high this week after being named one of nine winners of Germany’s top global hackathon to kick-start humanitarian drone delivery. The autonomous delivery drone… Ming Wei X13 Cheap Micro Sport Drone Flight Test Review Drone Magazine     •     May 23, 2020, 2:06 am This very inexpensive quadcopter is an excellent flier, and perfect as a learn to fly quadcopter both indoors and out. And it’s sporty enough to keep intermediate and above happy too! Find it here… Took a pic of my Mavic Pro Platinum with an LED light strip ziptied to it. (First test) drones: for news, information and d…

Flirtey’s New Granted Patent is Instrumental for Drone Delivery

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Flirtey’s New Granted Patent is Instrumental for Drone Delivery sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 22, 2020, 10:03 am Flirtey, the pioneer of the commercial drone delivery industry, announced today it has been granted a critical patent for the safe and precise drone delivery of packages. This key patent describes a… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Mapping Drones: The Remo-M is the Award Winning, Sophisticated Solution You’ve Never Heard Of (Yet)

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Mapping Drones: The Remo-M is the Award Winning, Sophisticated Solution You’ve Never Heard Of (Yet) DRONELIFE     •     May 21, 2020, 7:16 pm Mapping and GIS applications are one of the largest business verticals in the drone industry, and mapping drones represent a significant market.  The South Korean manufactured Remo-M is an… My drone drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 24, 2020, 4:31 am submitted by /u/cornsnake55 [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

DRONEII: The 5 Key Components of Successful Unmanned Traffic Integration

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DRONEII: The 5 Key Components of Successful Unmanned Traffic Integration DRONELIFE     •     May 20, 2020, 7:28 pm Guest Post: This article published with permission from our friends at DroneII, Drone Industry Insights. Article authored by Millie Radovic. Unmanned Traffic Management, or UTM for short, has been… The FAA’s UAS Symposium is Going Remote Drone Magazine     •     May 21, 2020, 9:27 pm Since it’s inception, the FAA’s UAS Symposium, co-sponsored with AUVSI, has been a significant drone industry event.  This year, even more people may be able to attend: the Symposium is going… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Automated Security Drones: Airobotics Takes Flight Over Singapore

Automated Security Drones: Airobotics Takes Flight Over Singapore DRONELIFE     •     May 20, 2020, 7:18 pm In the current pandemic, automated security drones to enforce restrictions against crowds and social distancing regulations are taking their place in law enforcement applications.  Now, automated… https://www.auto-uas.com/

The DJI Autel Lawsuit: Will DJI Really Have to Stop Selling Drones in the U.S.?

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The DJI Autel Lawsuit: Will DJI Really Have to Stop Selling Drones in the U.S.? DRONELIFE     •     May 19, 2020, 7:01 pm The big headline over the last few days has been about the latest results in the ongoing DJI Autel lawsuit – an epic legal battle over intellectual property between two Chinese drone manufacturers… Unmanned Leadership Forum Soars: Drone Experts Talk Regulations, Business, and Covid-19 DRONELIFE     •     May 20, 2020, 7:06 pm The first Unmanned Leadership Forum took place yesterday. Over a dozen unmanned experts spoke to a global audience of over 300 people about topics that included Covid 19, drone company financing,… Airobotics Receives World’s First Approval to Fly Automated, Commercial Drones Above a Major Metropolis, Flies Above Singapore sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 21, 2020, 7:23 am Leading automated industrial drones startup, Airobotics, receives the world’s first approval to fly over a major metropolis and flies above Singapore. As par…

FAA and Drone Regulation: Should the FAA Have Exclusive Control?

FAA and Drone Regulation: Should the FAA Have Exclusive Control? DRONELIFE     •     May 19, 2020, 2:29 pm The FAA is working hard to integrate drones into the airspace and ensure the safety of both manned and unmanned aircraft.  But how much control should the FAA have, and would a “patchwork”… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Reminder: Unmanned Leadership Forum Today, Facebook Live at 1 PM EST

Reminder: Unmanned Leadership Forum Today, Facebook Live at 1 PM EST DRONELIFE     •     May 19, 2020, 11:52 am We’ve all been missing the opportunity to meet colleagues and mentors in person – but the free, online Unmanned Leadership Forum is your chance to meet 14 industry leaders and ask your questions.… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Got this sweet lil shot the other day, short but sweet

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Got this sweet lil shot the other day, short but sweet drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 21, 2020, 4:52 am submitted by /u/chanmeat [link] [comments] DRONEII: The 5 Key Components of Successful Unmanned Traffic Integration Drone Magazine     •     May 20, 2020, 9:09 pm Imagine a system that operates as a mobile phone application and/or computer program, which displays a map of an area with restricted areas marked, and which also displays real time data on drones… Drones in the Power Industry: The Case for Resiliency DRONELIFE     •     May 18, 2020, 9:26 pm The power industry was an early adopter of drone technology, but in this insider piece Andre Louis-Ferdinand says that the sector continues to find new applications and new uses for drones –… https://www.auto-uas.com/

ROAVR step ahead of the curve – EASA GVC and A2 CofC Conversion

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ROAVR step ahead of the curve – EASA GVC and A2 CofC Conversion sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 20, 2020, 6:26 am ROAVR today completed the process of future proofing their operations by putting their pilots through the A2 CofC and General VLOS certificate conversion course with AV8 Flight School. ROAVR have… My fleet drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 21, 2020, 1:42 am submitted by /u/diablopabloIRL [link] [comments] DRONELIFE Minute Survey: The Coronavirus Effect on Drone Business DRONELIFE     •     May 18, 2020, 7:27 pm Business is not as usual – but just how bad is the coronavirus effect on drone business?  In this DRONELIFE minute survey, we report what some DRONELIFE followers say. There are a lot of very… DJI Matrice 300RTK & Zenmuse H20 Drone Magazine     •     May 20, 2020, 8:38 pm DJI has released its most advanced drone platform yet, the Matrice 300 RTK (M300 RTK), and the Zenmuse H20 Serie…

MALÅ GeoDrone

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MALÅ GeoDrone sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 20, 2020, 6:18 am MALÅ GeoDrone is the cutting-edge solution for unmanned surveying in hard to reach and dangerous areas. It’s based on the latest GPR HDR technology by Guideline Geo. The MALÅ GeoDrone 80 is an… Minnesota Man Arrested in Drone Shooting DRONELIFE     •     May 16, 2020, 7:59 pm A Minnesota man faces criminal charges after a pilot reported a drone shooting as the aircraft flew over a meat-processing plant. The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Department charged Travis Duane… Foggy morning over a river in East Tennessee. Mavic 2 pro. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 20, 2020, 3:21 am submitted by /u/keely_bee [link] [comments] Drone Delivers Prescriptions to Florida Retirees RotorDrone     •     May 20, 2020, 3:14 pm Retirees in The Villages, a central Florida community, will start getting their prescriptions delivered by drone next month! UPS Flight F…

TIL that Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) says shooting down a drone is illegal under the same federal aviation laws that make it illegal to shoot down a crewed aircraft.

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TIL that Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) says shooting down a drone is illegal under the same federal aviation laws that make it illegal to shoot down a crewed aircraft. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 19, 2020, 2:56 pm submitted by /u/Sunkube [link] [comments] European aviation community calls for cooperation to ensure the safe integration of drones in European airspace sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 19, 2020, 9:50 am The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) along with Europe’s leading aviation associations call on the European Commission to develop an inclusive and cooperative approach to ensure the safe… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Reminder: Unmanned Leadership Forum Today, Facebook Live at 1 PM EST

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Reminder: Unmanned Leadership Forum Today, Facebook Live at 1 PM EST Drone Magazine     •     May 19, 2020, 1:04 pm We’ve all been missing the opportunity to meet colleagues and mentors in person – but the free, online Unmanned Leadership Forum is your chance to meet 14 industry leaders and ask your… GKN Aerospace and Eviation sign collaboration agreement on wing, empennage and EWIS for Alice all-electric aircraft sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 18, 2020, 9:41 am GKN Aerospace brings advanced lightweight wing, empennage and wiring systems expertise to the world’s first all-electric commuter aircraft designed from scratch Collaboration shows GKN Aerospace’s… DJI Matrice 300RTK & Zenmuse H20 RotorDrone     •     May 20, 2020, 2:57 pm DJI has released its most advanced drone platform yet, the Matrice 300 RTK (M300 RTK), and the Zenmuse H20 Series – a hybrid, multi-sensor camera. DJI engineered this all-in-one, high-tech solution… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Unmanned Reusable Drone

Unmanned Reusable Drone Drone Magazine     •     May 18, 2020, 10:04 pm UAV Expert News Unmanned Reusable Drone U.S. Successfully Launches Unmanned Reusable Drone for Space Experiments The US Air Force on Sunday successfully launched its high-tech drone X-37B, placing… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Matternet Reaches Major Milestone in FAA’s Type Certification Process

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Matternet Reaches Major Milestone in FAA’s Type Certification Process sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 15, 2020, 6:25 am Matternet, developer of the world’s leading urban drone logistics platform, announced it has reached a major milestone in the FAA’s Type Certification process for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).… SMRC S30 GPS Camera Drone Flight Test Review Drone Magazine     •     May 17, 2020, 5:51 pm This inexpensive beginner’s GPS camera drone weighs only 145 grams with battery, and thus does not require registration in most countries. Find it here https://bit.ly/SMRC-S30 Pros – Registration is… Parrot, DroneSense Partner on Public-safety Drone Software DRONELIFE     •     May 13, 2020, 8:30 pm Public-safety drone software provider DroneSense and French UAV giant Parrot are soaring into a new corporate partnership. The agreement will marry Parrot’s ANAFI quadcopter with the full suite of… Judge rules DJI infringed patent recommends ceasing sales and imports of …

SwissDrones in Japan

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SwissDrones in Japan sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     May 15, 2020, 6:13 am SwissDrones and Aero Facility announce strategic partnership for the Japanese unmanned aviation market. Mr. Mitsuo Hattori, Managing Director of Aero Facility Co. states: “Aero Facility is a highly… AVT Delivers Latest X-MADIS CUAS Systems Drone Magazine     •     May 15, 2020, 6:04 pm AVT Delivers Latest X-MADIS CUAS Systems to US DoD Customer Last week, Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) completed the delivery of several units of the eXpeditionary Mobile Air Defense Integrated… Magical morning in Lithuania drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 17, 2020, 9:33 am submitted by /u/nonfading [link] [comments] Counter Drone Solutions: An Important Player in Drone Delivery Trials DRONELIFE     •     May 13, 2020, 6:33 pm Counter drone solutions are a critical piece of drone delivery trials.  Leading C-UAS provider Fortem Technologies has complete…

Defibrillators and Drones: Everdrone Deploys Life-Saving Technology

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Defibrillators and Drones: Everdrone Deploys Life-Saving Technology Drone Magazine     •     May 15, 2020, 5:32 pm When a few moments count, unmanned aerial vehicles show huge benefit over traditional road transportation.  That difference in speed is what makes defibrillators and drones a compelling solution.… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Intersection - Mavic Air 2

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Intersection - Mavic Air 2 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     May 16, 2020, 8:42 am submitted by /u/branden3112 [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/