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Drone Privacy Laws Around the World: Surfshark Maps it Out

Drone Privacy Laws Around the World: Surfshark Maps it Out Drone Magazine     •     November 27, 2020, 9:34 pm Surfshark, a digital security firm, introduces Mapped: The state of drone privacy laws in (nearly) every country. Drone privacy is serious business – and what gets you a great image in one country… A polite request from your moderators - please chill out when using the report button. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     November 29, 2020, 11:26 am Over the past 48 hours, 90% of posts here have been getting reported, mostly under rules 3 and 5. First of all, with rule 3, people should be given the benefit of the doubt. Lenses can make things… Zipline, Medical Drone Delivery Pioneer to Headline HISA2020, a Virtual Event by IT News Africa sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 26, 2020, 12:21 pm Technology is trans

Percepto Secures $45 Million Investment Led by Koch Disruptive Technologies

Percepto Secures $45 Million Investment Led by Koch Disruptive Technologies Drone Magazine     •     November 25, 2020, 4:17 pm Percepto Secures $45 Million Investment Led by Koch Disruptive Technologies to Deliver Truly Autonomous Inspection of Industrial Sites Percepto, pioneering autonomous inspection by industrial… SCHIEBEL Operator/Pilot sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 25, 2020, 7:01 pm SCHIEBEL is looking to hire highly motivated UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) Operator/Pilot to support our worldwide CAMCOPTER® S-100 operations. At SCHIEBEL, we are increasing our global operations.… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Skydio for First Responders: A Round Table Discussion on Autonomous Drones in the Field [WEBINAR]

Skydio for First Responders: A Round Table Discussion on Autonomous Drones in the Field [WEBINAR] DRONELIFE     •     November 24, 2020, 3:04 pm Join a roundtable discussion about Skydio drones for first responders.  Skydio’s Public Safety team and a panel of first responder agencies will present a free webinar on Wednesday, Dec 16, 2020 at… DJI’s Holiday Gift Guide website will help shoppers find the best drone and camera for there loved ones sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 25, 2020, 6:50 pm With the holiday season quickly approaching, DJI, the global leader in civilian drones and creative camera technology, has launced a Holiday Minisite to help shoppers select the best drone and camera… https://www.auto-uas.com/

PREVIEW: Drone Racing League Signs More Sports Deals

PREVIEW: Drone Racing League Signs More Sports Deals DRONELIFE     •     November 23, 2020, 8:00 pm The Drone Racing League (DRL) this week announced new first-time partnerships with sports drink BODYARMOR, apparel brand Champion Athleticwear and gaming furniture brand RESPAWN as part of the 2020… Black Friday Drone Deals from DJI and FLIR DRONELIFE     •     November 23, 2020, 8:13 pm Despite the fact that the mall crush probably won’t happen this year, there are great Black Friday drone deals  – like these from DJI and thermal imaging leader FLIR.  It’s not only the holiday… Getting a Career in STEM – What Do You Need to Know? Drone Magazine     •     November 25, 2020, 4:55 am There is an increasing popularity getting a career in STEM (Science, technology, engineering and math) meaning there is an immense amount of competition to secure a job role in the sector. Those who…

Implementing Mode 5 IFF Transponders Into Unmanned Aircraft Systems: What To Know

Implementing Mode 5 IFF Transponders Into Unmanned Aircraft Systems: What To Know sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 24, 2020, 7:10 pm Manned aircraft worldwide have implemented NATO’s requirement for Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) transponders using traditionally sized transponders. However, for unmanned aircraft, down… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Walmart Gifts Holiday Drone Light Show Throughout December

Walmart Gifts Holiday Drone Light Show Throughout December DRONELIFE     •     November 23, 2020, 7:35 pm “Attention, Walmart shoppers – check out the drone light show.” Retail giant Walmart is launching a holiday drone light show in eight store locations throughout December. The event, described by a… https://www.auto-uas.com/

VT-100, Vermont, March 2018

VT-100, Vermont, March 2018 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     November 26, 2020, 7:11 pm submitted by /u/Boris-Lip [link] [comments] Stowe, VT, March 2018 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     November 26, 2020, 10:17 pm submitted by /u/Boris-Lip [link] [comments] British Drone Provider Awards DJI Package to Search and Rescue Agency DRONELIFE     •     November 23, 2020, 6:45 pm British drone provider COPTRZ is offering free online drone training for emergency services agencies–including mountain rescue teams—across Great Britain. In addition, the company recently announced… Best 5 Drone Apps for Your Smartphone Drone Magazine     •     November 25, 2020, 3:21 am If you love to travel and frequently visit exotic locations, you may alread

Liftoff: Drone Racing

Liftoff: Drone Racing RotorDrone     •     November 23, 2020, 2:47 pm Liftoff: Drone Racing will teach you what it is like to start your own drone racing career. This new fast-paced drone racing simulator for consoles offers different game modes for single-player and… Elistair’s Tethered Surveillance Drone Delivers Round-the-Clock Security DRONELIFE     •     November 23, 2020, 2:08 pm French drone manufacturer Elistair, a leading provider of tethered surveillance drone solutions, has announced their newest offering: the Orion 2 tethered unmanned system for military, government,… Best Drone for 12 year old boy Drone Magazine     •     November 25, 2020, 1:48 am Drones are great tech gadgets that aren’t just for adults, but kids can have a lot of fun with them too. As a parent you may be apprehensive to buy your child a drone, especially since they are often… https://www.auto-uas.c

Navy delivery drone completes first ever ship-to-sub mission

Navy delivery drone completes first ever ship-to-sub mission DRONELIFE     •     November 20, 2020, 12:00 pm A long-endurance hybrid-electric Skyfront Perimeter drone just set a new maritime milestone, completing the first ship-to-submarine delivery via small unmanned aircraft. Taking off from a moving… The best spots to fly your remote controlled drone Drone Magazine     •     November 25, 2020, 12:15 am Just when we thought we’d got all we could out of technology, remote controlled drones were invented. Although drones have been used in military and government situations since the early 2000s, it is… Flying Under the Midnight Sun – High Arctic drone operations RotorDrone     •     November 17, 2020, 9:47 pm “This is a crevasse minefield!” yelled Louise. In flat light I was skiing in front, trying to pick the safest way forward. Bumps of blue glacier ice were all around me. My ski t

FoxFury 3060 Drone Light

FoxFury 3060 Drone Light RotorDrone     •     November 17, 2020, 9:43 pm The next time you are out flying a mission during civil twilight, or under a daylight waiver to 14 CFR Part 107, spare a thought for the people who design your beacons. As drone pilots, we demand a… Drone Show Lights the Sky at Biden Victory Party DRONELIFE     •     November 19, 2020, 6:59 pm After President-elect Joe Biden launched his victory speech on Nov. 7, Strictly FX launched a drone show to celebrate the former vice president’s win. With UAS provided by Verge Aero, Strictly FX… How Is the Commercial Drone Industry Impacting the US Economy? Drone Magazine     •     November 24, 2020, 10:42 pm The innovation of technology is giving people cutting edge products at even cheaper prices. The use of drones was originally based on military applications – now, individuals can purchase a… Terra

Starting a Drone Service Business – Ten fundamental steps to success

Starting a Drone Service Business – Ten fundamental steps to success RotorDrone     •     November 17, 2020, 9:40 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… XTI reconfigures its TriFan eVTOL as a diesel-hybrid cargo drone Drone Magazine     •     November 24, 2020, 9:09 pm Florida’s XTI Aircraft has ben working on its TriFan eVTOL concept for at least five years now, and while a passenger version is still the key focus, the company has now put forward a long-range,… California police adopt WingtraOne drone for wildfire damage assessment sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 24, 2020, 4:02 am The Lafayette City Police Department and an interagency task force joined a survey firm to deal with extensive damage c

Walmart Lights Up the Sky with All-New Holiday Drone Light Show

Walmart Lights Up the Sky with All-New Holiday Drone Light Show sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 24, 2020, 3:42 am Retailer teams up with Intel to reimagine the tradition of holiday lights BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov, 2020 — This year’s holiday season feels like it needs more than the standard set of lights. Instead,… https://www.auto-uas.com/

FAA moving forward to enable safe integration of drones

FAA moving forward to enable safe integration of drones sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 24, 2020, 3:31 am WASHINGTON – The FAA published airworthiness criteria for the proposed certification of 10 different Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) or drones as special class aircraft. This is a crucial step to… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards

Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards Drone Magazine     •     November 23, 2020, 4:42 pm Jaw-dropping visions in the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards Inarguably one of the most spectacular photo contests around, the International Landscape Photographer of the Year has again… Since no one is talking about it, DJI Mini 2 is now only 237g drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     November 23, 2020, 5:56 am submitted by /u/krazykoo [link] [comments] Watch this Drone Fly Like a Bird RotorDrone     •     November 4, 2020, 3:03 pm The northern goshawk is a fast, powerful raptor that flies effortlessly through forests. This bird was the design inspiration for the next-generation drone developed by scientifics of the Laboratory… How a Drone Film Uncovers a New View of Chicago DRONELIFE     •     Novem

DJI – You Already Knew Drones Are Safe. Here’s More Proof, By The Numbers.

DJI – You Already Knew Drones Are Safe. Here’s More Proof, By The Numbers. sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     November 20, 2020, 5:59 am by Brendan Schulman Drones are the safest form of aviation the world has ever known. That’s a bold claim – but it’s true. At DJI, we know this because we’ve done the math. Take a look for yourself.… Elistair’s Tethered Surveillance Drone Delivers Round-the-Clock Security Drone Magazine     •     November 23, 2020, 2:38 pm French drone manufacturer Elistair, a leading provider of tethered surveillance drone solutions, has announced their newest offering: the Orion 2 tethered unmanned system for military, government,… Used my Mavic to track down a lost pupper. Never been more proud to be a drone pilot. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     November 22, 2020, 6:06 am submitted by /u/Functiona

Drones Solve a Nuclear Waste Mystery at Chernobyl

Drones Solve a Nuclear Waste Mystery at Chernobyl DRONELIFE     •     November 18, 2020, 10:14 pm In 2019, Switzerland-based Flyability had a mystery to solve at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Was nuclear waste still present in one of the plant’s decommissioned reactors? “At the time of the… Free webinar: Improve Photogrammetric Workflow RotorDrone     •     November 4, 2020, 2:49 pm SimActive’s 8.6 version of its photogrammetry software Correlator3D has many new features, such as the use of intensity data from LAS files for image registration, the ability to improve mosaic… BEST FPV GOGGLES 2020-2021 – Eachine EV300o & Skyzone SKY04X – BUYER'S GUIDE REVIEW 🏆 Drone Magazine     •     November 19, 2020, 7:42 pm Best Fpv Goggles for 2020-2021? Skyline SKY04X and Eachine Ev300o beat Fatshark for Goggles of the year. See which are my choice of the two. Review and Testing by