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DJI Releases OM 4 Smartphone Stabilizer

DJI Releases OM 4 Smartphone Stabilizer DRONELIFE     •     August 26, 2020, 7:24 pm For many religions, the chant “Om” conjures up feelings of peace and wellbeing. For Chinese drone giant DJI, the word will hopefully translate into smoother, steadier smartphone images with the… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Autel Robotics EVO 2 and Pix4d Partner

Autel Robotics EVO 2 and Pix4d Partner Drone Magazine     •     August 27, 2020, 5:35 pm Exciting news for both Autel Robotics and Pix4D as the companies announced a new partnership this morning. This partnership is specially tailored to meet the needs of the public safety sector: Autel… Sentera PHX sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 27, 2020, 9:08 pm Sentera’s PHX™is a highly-reliable, easy-to-use, hand-launchable fixed-wing drone that gives you the ability to view live HD video and capture a wide array of analytic data, including stand count,… A small stonemason village on a island in Croatia drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 30, 2020, 3:36 pm submitted by /u/Aristocrab [link] [comments] AirWorks: DJI Launches Inspection Drone Project with Shell Oil DRONELIFE     •     Aug

MavicAir2 using active track. Oregon coast w/ my ‘72 Bronco

MavicAir2 using active track. Oregon coast w/ my ‘72 Bronco drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 29, 2020, 11:17 pm submitted by /u/Kinglucky08 [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Over the Ohrid Lake with the Mini

Over the Ohrid Lake with the Mini drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 29, 2020, 10:08 am submitted by /u/gocepa [link] [comments] Octopus ISR Systems Epsilon Artillery Fire Adjustment plugin sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 27, 2020, 3:30 pm Riga, August 27, 2020 – Octopus ISR Systems announced today the release of a new and unique optional software upgrade for all Epsilon ISR payloads to support advanced image-aiding features: an… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Dual Thermal for DJI Matrice Series: FLIR Introduces Vue TZ20

Dual Thermal for DJI Matrice Series: FLIR Introduces Vue TZ20 DRONELIFE     •     August 25, 2020, 6:19 pm DJI Airworks 2020‘s opening keynote address this morning was titled “Innovation Through Change:” and FLIR’s Randall Warnas was there to present FLIR System’s latest: the Vue TZ20 Dual Thermal Camera… Do you wash your drone after a long day of flying? drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 28, 2020, 4:49 pm submitted by /u/ltRnl [link] [comments] DJI on U.S. Government Drone Regulation and Fear-Based Policies: “Everyone Pays” Drone Magazine     •     August 27, 2020, 5:04 pm image: public domain, PXfuel In the final keynote address of DJI Airworks 2020, DJI’s VP of Policy and Legal Affairs Brendan Schulman spoke about the direction U.S. government drone regulation is… https://www.auto-uas.com/

FAA Announces Drone Line-of-Sight Waiver

FAA Announces Drone Line-of-Sight Waiver Drone Magazine     •     August 27, 2020, 4:02 pm FAA Announces Drone Line-of-Sight Waiver for Public Safety Public safety organizations that fly drones can now apply for a beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) waiver from the Federal Aviation… Tech startups partnership to develop a powerful spraying drone with 50L capacity sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 27, 2020, 1:22 pm The use of drones in agriculture has gained size and momentum due to their capability to save time and costs while improving crop profit. However, most multicopters aren’t powerful enough to cover… DJI Drone LiDAR: Introducing Livox and Avia DRONELIFE     •     August 25, 2020, 5:51 pm “LiDAR is an important piece to the puzzle of accurate models,” said Arjun Menon, DJI’s Engineering Manager, at this morning’s AirWorks keynote. “The challenges of LiDAR have

Airline pilots are worried about their jobs

Airline pilots are worried about their jobs Drone Magazine     •     August 27, 2020, 2:04 am With mass layoffs at US air carriers expected this fall, airline pilots like MichelleBishop are anticipating the unwelcome reality that pilots like herself may soon be left without stable work. “I’m… DJI AirWorks Keynote: Integration, Interoperability DRONELIFE     •     August 25, 2020, 4:59 pm DJI’s AirWorks 2020 Virtual Conference started today: one of the first of the fully virtual drone events to take place this year.   AirWorks has become one of the major conferences for the drone… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Let’s Talk Drones: Drone Program Pitfalls [Free Chat Room this Friday!]

Let’s Talk Drones: Drone Program Pitfalls [Free Chat Room this Friday!] DRONELIFE     •     August 25, 2020, 2:18 pm AUVSI North Carolina Chapter & DRONELIFE are back again this Friday, August 28 2020 from 4pm- 6pm EST with ‘Lets Talk Drones’, a FREE and open chat room for unmanned aviators and enthusiasts. This… Amazon Ski Lift Drone? RotorDrone     •     August 25, 2020, 12:10 am Goodbye, chairlift line, hello drone! Amazon just patented a drone that can drag skiers up a mountain using a tow handle! After calling for the drone with a smartphone, the drone would arrive at the… DJI Drives The Future Of Commercial Drones Drone Magazine     •     August 25, 2020, 11:10 pm DJI Drives The Future Of Commercial Drones At AirWorks 2020 DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today revealed new sensor systems and data integrations for its…

Join the Deep Drone Challenge

Join the Deep Drone Challenge RotorDrone     •     August 24, 2020, 11:58 pm Sponsored by Airbus, this drone hackathon will take place in September, October, and November 2020. Participants will tackle a problem around the interplay of drone technology, algorithms and… Solar Farm Shot drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 26, 2020, 12:08 pm submitted by /u/EQUINOXSDRONES [link] [comments] MTSI – Senior UAS Operations Specialist – 4438 sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 27, 2020, 3:26 am Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is seeking Sr. UAS Operations Specialists  to join our team.  We are looking for one Senior level person in Sierra Vista, AZ, Grand Forks, ND, and San Angelo,… TEKEVER Expands Drone Surveillance Missions DRONELIFE     •     August 24, 2020, 7:29 pm

Unifly Unites UTM Platform with the EVA Drone Station

Unifly Unites UTM Platform with the EVA Drone Station DRONELIFE     •     August 24, 2020, 6:41 pm One of Europe’s big names in unmanned traffic management (UTM) is joining forces with a global leader in the drone station arena.  Belgium-based Unifly last week announced a partnership with EVA, a… First Long Exposure Photo drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 25, 2020, 7:50 pm submitted by /u/TheGulagMan [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Tactical BVLOS Waiver: Enabling Public Safety Drone Programs

Tactical BVLOS Waiver: Enabling Public Safety Drone Programs DRONELIFE     •     August 24, 2020, 5:06 pm Last week, at the FAA UAS Symposium, the FAA unveiled the new Public Safety Tactical Beyond Visual Line of Sight (TBVLOS) waiver for first responders.  The Tactical BVLOS waiver provides public… Crowded Space Drones Protects York Racecourses from Numerous Rogue Drones DRONELIFE     •     August 24, 2020, 5:56 pm Whether it’s spying on trainers or just trying to take unauthorized photos, drones aren’t generally welcome at the racecource.  So at the four day Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival, held at York… RACING DRONE MARKET GO ADVANCED AND NEXT GENERATION Drone Magazine     •     August 25, 2020, 12:20 pm In 2025, the market size of the Racing Drone Market is expected to touch million US$ xx million. The revenue registered in 2019 was US$ xx million, thus depicting a growth at a

Scentroid DR2000

Scentroid DR2000 RotorDrone     •     August 24, 2020, 11:45 pm Scentroid’s new drone-based air quality analyzer, the DR2000, is a leap forward in the aerial air quality monitoring and environmental industry. With the assisted drone, it can analyze ambient air at… Ascent AeroSystems Announces Final Delivery of Its “Spirit” Drone to Launch Customer Dynetics sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 25, 2020, 8:15 am Massachusetts-based Ascent AeroSystems today announced that it completed the final delivery of all “Spirit” dual-rotor coaxial drones to launch customer Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos.… Helicopter Drones: Near Earth Brings Autonomy to Large Scale VTOL Aircraft [VIDEO] DRONELIFE     •     August 21, 2020, 6:31 pm Large scale VTOL aircraft have very different capabilities than large drones: they can carry up to 6,000 pounds of cargo.  On the military

Dept. of Defense’s “Blue sUAS”

Dept. of Defense’s “Blue sUAS” RotorDrone     •     August 24, 2020, 11:40 pm The Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), a Department of Defense (DOD) organization that accelerates commercial technology for national defense, announced the availability of five U.S.-manufactured drone… Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 24, 2020, 2:10 pm submitted by /u/derryainsworth [link] [comments] Ambulance Drones: EHang Joins Ambular DRONELIFE     •     August 21, 2020, 5:36 pm EHang Holdings has announced that it has been selected to join Ambular, an international project to design the ultimate emergency vehicles: ambulance drones.  “Supported by the International Civil… https://www.auto-uas.com/

FAA to Test and Evaluate Unmanned Aircraft Detection

FAA to Test and Evaluate Unmanned Aircraft Detection Drone Magazine     •     August 24, 2020, 9:21 pm The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced today that it plans to evaluate technologies and systems that could detect and mitigate potential safety risks posed by unmanned aircraft. The… Army UAVs Avoid Powerlines RotorDrone     •     August 24, 2020, 11:36 pm At the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory, researchers have developed a novel sensor and software application to detect and avoid energized power lines in… Extreme Sports Drone Video: Behind the Scenes in Red Bull’s MX Freeride Video DRONELIFE     •     August 19, 2020, 1:22 pm Tyler Bereman’s freeride MX takes extreme skill – and so does the pilot creating the extreme sports drone video that displays it.    “Tyler Bereman’s “One Shot,” released Tuesday on Red Bull…

Caught my first lightning today.

Caught my first lightning today. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 24, 2020, 1:08 am submitted by /u/iReviewFrozenDinners [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Skydio Selected as a Trusted Drone Provider for US Federal Government in Defense Innovation Unit’s (DIU’s) Blue sUAS Project

Skydio Selected as a Trusted Drone Provider for US Federal Government in Defense Innovation Unit’s (DIU’s) Blue sUAS Project sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 21, 2020, 11:23 am Skydio, the leading U.S. drone manufacturer and world leader in autonomous flight, today announced that the new Skydio X2D has been selected as a trusted drone platform for the Department of Defense… Skydio Markets X2E Enterprise Drone to Governments Drone Magazine     •     August 20, 2020, 6:03 pm Source: Skydio Flying high on news of an unprecedented $100 million investment, California-based drone startup Skydio this week released details about its latest offering, the Skydio X2E. Designed… Folly Beach before sunrise drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     August 23, 2020, 1:02 pm submitted by /u/freneticslice [link] [comments]

KnackForge Partners with FIRST iZ for 911 Autonomous Drone Platform

KnackForge Partners with FIRST iZ for 911 Autonomous Drone Platform DRONELIFE     •     August 18, 2020, 7:50 pm Texas-based tech firm KnackForge this week announced a partnership with drone company FIRST iZ to release a patent-pending UAS system. The system will deploy drones autonomously by 911 operators by… Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) announces first five approved systems for U.S. Government sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     August 21, 2020, 10:48 am The Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), a Department of Defense (DOD) organization that accelerates commercial technology for national defense, announced the availability of five U.S.-manufactured drone… https://www.auto-uas.com/