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Drone Delivery of COVID-19 Test Kits: DroneUp, Walmart and Quest Pilot Project in Vegas

Drone Delivery of COVID-19 Test Kits: DroneUp, Walmart and Quest Pilot Project in Vegas DRONELIFE     •     September 22, 2020, 4:38 pm The current crisis is providing the opportunity for historic – potentially paradigm-shifting – new projects.  Retail giant Walmart has announced another new drone delivery project: one that brings… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Drone Racing League Launches 2020 Season with First-Ever Game on Xbox

Drone Racing League Launches 2020 Season with First-Ever Game on Xbox sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 23, 2020, 3:25 pm  The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global, professional drone racing property, today announced the 2020 DRL Allianz World Championship Season and their first-ever Drone Racing League Simulator on… https://www.auto-uas.com/

UK CAA – Innovation Services Specialist

UK CAA – Innovation Services Specialist sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 22, 2020, 11:19 am Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience Contract type: Permanent We are the UK’s aviation regulator and recognised as a world leader in its field. Our activities are diverse, enabling… FAA Waivers and Authorizations: Get Your Questions Answered This Friday, September 25 DRONELIFE     •     September 21, 2020, 4:17 pm Join AUVSI North Carolina and two representatives from the FAA to get all of your questions about FAA waivers and authorizations answered – this Friday, September 25, 2o2o at 3pm.  During this 60… Drones & Crewed Aircraft in the Same Airspace? RotorDrone     •     September 21, 2020, 7:57 pm Drones and crewed aircraft in the same airspace? Altitude Angel aims to make it a reality! The Thames Valley to the west of London will be the site of what is expected to be the world’s first… Fimi X8 SE 2020 one of my firsts shots drones: for news, info…

Drone Promo I shot and edited for work

Drone Promo I shot and edited for work drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     September 22, 2020, 12:59 am submitted by /u/Pooncrew [link] [comments] Drone Lighting is a Critical Tool for Accurate Data Day or Night: the Autel and FoxFury Partnership DRONELIFE     •     September 18, 2020, 12:39 pm Drone lighting is critical for gathering accurate data, during the day  – and especially, at night. Unmanned aircraft manufacturer Autel Robotics and FoxFury Lighting have come together with lighting… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Life-saving drone service

Life-saving drone service RotorDrone     •     September 21, 2020, 7:52 pm Everdrone, a global leader in autonomous drone technology, recently announced that its drones are now being used to deliver Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to the scene of cardiac arrests in… Eagle Tree to close sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 21, 2020, 2:24 pm After nearly 18 years of having fun with fellow pilots, Eagle Tree will be closing.   We will continue to take orders via our webshop (for in-stock items) through September 30, 2020.     Warranty… Lined up this shot as the sun was setting. Can’t wait to get back as the leaves start changing. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     September 21, 2020, 4:00 pm submitted by /u/QuiGon_Chin [link] [comments] Life-saving drone service Drone Magazine     •     September 21, 2020, 10:23 pm Everdrone, a global leader in autonomous drone technology, recently announced that its dr…

Starting a Drone Service Business – Ten steps to success

Starting a Drone Service Business – Ten steps to success RotorDrone     •     September 21, 2020, 6:57 pm There are few events in your professional life more rewarding than starting your own business. The ability to take an idea and grow it into a thriving entity is a dream many people share. Unlike some… Junkyard dog MA2 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     September 21, 2020, 12:16 am submitted by /u/cmazmanian [link] [comments] STAEREA to supply Microdrones Surveying Equipment in Spain. sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 21, 2020, 2:07 pm Rome, NY –STAEREA, a company dedicated to Aerial Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing through the use of drones, has partnered with Microdrones to become a distributor in Spain. Precision agriculture… Photogrammetry is Evolving: Pix4D Announces Pix4Dmatic Drone Magazine     •     September 21, 2020, 5:13 pm As mapping professionals are called on to map larger and larger area…

High-Risk Operations: Embry-Riddle bridge-inspection challenges

High-Risk Operations: Embry-Riddle bridge-inspection challenges RotorDrone     •     September 21, 2020, 6:52 pm Pilot Report To any person who has ever uttered the phrase, “Those who can’t do, teach,” I’d like to extend an invitation: spend a day on the flight line with Dr. Scott Burgess of the Embry-Riddle… Hi Mom drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     September 20, 2020, 4:33 pm submitted by /u/tartaufle [link] [comments] ULTIMATE RC RADIO!!! – Jumper T18 Pro – Review & Overview Drone Magazine     •     September 19, 2020, 4:33 pm My radio of choice for 2020. Why I love it. What’s new versus the T16 and how did it perform with 3 months of testing this year? Full review and overview by Justin Davis. Buy a Jumper T18 Pro Lite… Public Perception of Drones: the Drones in America Podcast DRONELIFE     •     September 17, 2020, 6:22 pm Public perception of drones is of critical importance to the drone industry, as commercial dron…

FAA IPP Update: From the Floor of Commercial UAV Expo

FAA IPP Update: From the Floor of Commercial UAV Expo DRONELIFE     •     September 17, 2020, 5:56 pm At this morning’s Commercial UAV Expo Keynote Panel, Erik Amend, Executive Office Manager of the FAA UAS Integration Office, gave an update on the FAA IPP.  Integration Pilot Program (IPP)… Bees360 Releases Its BeesPilot™ App Drone Magazine     •     September 17, 2020, 8:06 pm Bees360 Releases Its BeesPilot App All-In-One Mobile Platform to Empower Its Drone Pilot Network for Property Inspections Bees360, the leader of redefining the new industry standards for property… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Public Perception of Drones: the Drones in America Podcast

Public Perception of Drones: the Drones in America Podcast Drone Magazine     •     September 17, 2020, 7:34 pm Public perception of drones is of critical importance to the drone industry, as commercial drones become more visible through applications like drone delivery and power line inspections.  In this… Just picked up my first ever drone. Really excited drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     September 19, 2020, 11:36 am submitted by /u/CentBoy [link] [comments] Drone Delivery in the Era of the Pandemic: From the Floor at Commercial UAV Expo DRONELIFE     •     September 16, 2020, 6:13 pm At Commercial UAV Expo this morning, a panel of the top players in drone delivery came together to discuss drone delivery in the pandemic.  Commercial Drone Alliance Executive Director Lisa Ellman… Elroy Air Chaparral wins IDSA award sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 18, 2020, 4:37 am IDSA Awards are a collection of awards…

Indiana Department of Correction Selected AeroDefense’s AirWarden Drone Detection System After Test and Evaluation

Indiana Department of Correction Selected AeroDefense’s AirWarden Drone Detection System After Test and Evaluation sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 18, 2020, 4:27 am AirWarden to Help Curb Increase in Drone-borne Contraband Deliveries by Providing Early Warning of Drone and Pilot Location with Low False Alarm Rate. Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC) will… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Supporting the Next Generation of Aviation Pros: Meet This Year’s Boeing Scholars at Embry-Riddle

Supporting the Next Generation of Aviation Pros: Meet This Year’s Boeing Scholars at Embry-Riddle sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 18, 2020, 4:12 am Two-year grants from The Boeing Company to incoming Embry-Riddle students will help to increase the number of women, underrepresented minorities, military veterans and their dependents in the… Webinar: Propulsion Systems for UAV/UAS/RPAS sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 18, 2020, 4:18 am The webinar will initially review currently available propulsion technologies in the UAV/UAS/RPAS sector and then see how they stack up against existing and potential future customer requirements. It… The FAA and Drones: Administrator Steve Dickson’s Keynote at the Commercial UAV Expo DRONELIFE     •     September 16, 2020, 4:45 pm At this morning’s Commercial UAV Expo Keynote address, Commercial UAV hosted one of the most important figures in the industry.  FAA Administrator Steve Dickson addressed the virtual…

From the (Virtual) Floor of Commercial UAV Expo: Parrot and Skyward Partner on ANAFI USA

From the (Virtual) Floor of Commercial UAV Expo: Parrot and Skyward Partner on ANAFI USA DRONELIFE     •     September 15, 2020, 8:56 pm Since Parrot announced the ANAFI USA drone earlier this year, the French drone manufacturer has formed a slew of strategic partnerships with major and minor drone companies in the U.S.  Today,… Drone Delivery Startup Volansi Lands $50 Million Series B DRONELIFE     •     September 16, 2020, 4:43 pm Drone delivery provider Volansi just delivered some good news to its investors. The CA-based startup landed $50 million in Series B funding from current investors Lightspeed Venture Partners… FAA IPP Update: From the Floor of Commercial UAV Expo Drone Magazine     •     September 17, 2020, 6:01 pm At this morning’s Commercial UAV Expo Keynote Panel, Erik Amend, Executive Office Manager of the FAA UAS Integration Office, gave an update on the FAA IPP.  Integration Pilot Program (IPP)… Flew through wildfire smoke in June Lake, CA. 3pm on a cloudless sunny da…

Drones for Telecom: Pix4D and SAP Partner on 3D Inspection of Transmission Masts

Drones for Telecom: Pix4D and SAP Partner on 3D Inspection of Transmission Masts DRONELIFE     •     September 15, 2020, 5:51 pm Drones for telecom are already an important industry segment, and new applications to serve the telecom sector are rapidly appearing.  Now, photogrammetry software solution leader Pix4D has partnered… GA-ASI SeaGuardian Takes Flight Drone Magazine     •     September 17, 2020, 4:59 pm GA-ASI SeaGuardian Takes Flight – Flights Demonstrate SeaGuardian’s Capabilities in the Maritime Environment General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) concluded a set of maritime test… Precision Technologies and Embention, the perfect symbiosis sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 16, 2020, 7:30 pm In the market of the UAVs, the professional drones and components for aerial unmanned vehicles, exhaustive market research either national or internationally is essential to get success. In… a photo with the insta360 go drones: for news, information and dis…

Lockheed Martin Ventures Invests In Hidden Level

Lockheed Martin Ventures Invests In Hidden Level sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 16, 2020, 6:58 pm Lockheed Martin Ventures made a strategic investment in Hidden Level, an expert in sensor design and development for low altitude airspace monitoring. The investment will support both companies as… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Live stream setup at an adventure race I worked on pre-pandemic. The feed went to a large screen for spectators. Mavic 2 Zoom, smart controller and backup crystal sky.

Live stream setup at an adventure race I worked on pre-pandemic. The feed went to a large screen for spectators. Mavic 2 Zoom, smart controller and backup crystal sky. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     September 16, 2020, 8:03 pm submitted by /u/crucialpro [link] [comments] Northwest UAV, Hirth Engines sign distribution agreement for North and Central America sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     September 16, 2020, 4:43 am Hirth Engines and Northwest UAV have established this new agreement to serve and grow the aviation propulsion markets. With NWUAV, this establishes sales opportunities and aviation-grade AS9100… Sky Drone Flies the 5G Skies with Hong Kong Telecom DRONELIFE     •     September 14, 2020, 11:07 pm UAV-tech firm Sky Drone is taking flight with Hong Kong-based China Mobile HK to navigate the sky path from 4G to 5G. Under the agreement, CMHK and Sky Drone will promote 5G drone solutions to… Drone Delivery …

Valqari Delivers the Goods with New Drone Delivery Station

Valqari Delivers the Goods with New Drone Delivery Station Drone Magazine     •     September 15, 2020, 7:27 pm Source: Valqari Chicago drone delivery startup Valqari recently launched what the company calls its “largest solution to date.” The Drone Delivery Station is a UAS landing solution with six separate… PREVIEW: University Drone Racing League Flies into Simulation Series DRONELIFE     •     September 14, 2020, 8:52 am With the spectator-less sporting world navigating limited, COVID-adjusted game schedules, the world of simulated drone racing is scratching the spectating itch of thrill-seeking fans globally. Most… https://www.auto-uas.com/