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Autel Announces Dragonfish Drone Ahead of CES

Autel Announces Dragonfish Drone Ahead of CES DRONELIFE     •     January 12, 2021, 1:52 pm Ahead of CES 2021, drone company Autel announced the release of the new Dragonfish flight platform for the second quarter of this year. A fixed-wing drone, Dragonfish offers a 120-minute flight time… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Skydio Soars with 2021 CES Innovation Award for Drones

Skydio Soars with 2021 CES Innovation Award for Drones DRONELIFE     •     January 12, 2021, 1:37 pm California-based drone startup Skydio is flying high after receiving the 2021 Best of Innovation Award for Drones and Unmanned Systems at CES for the company’s Skydio X2. Given ahead of CES’s… Defense Bill Hooks Ligado for Costs From GPS Jamming Drone Magazine     •     January 14, 2021, 7:09 pm Congress has handed out some hefty homework assignments to government officials and scientists in a bid to resolve a persistent question of whether the multibillion-dollar Ligado Networks proposed 5G… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Military Drones and Sensors are an Exploding Market

Military Drones and Sensors are an Exploding Market DRONELIFE     •     January 11, 2021, 4:12 pm The market in military drones and sensors “will be one of the most dynamic growth sectors of the world aerospace industry this decade,” says the Teal Group‘s recent analysis. “Teal Group’s 2020/2021… U.S. Drone Industry: Changes in Export Control Could Help U.S. Manufacturers Drone Magazine     •     January 14, 2021, 6:37 pm As the U.S. drone industry continues to develop, new developments in commerce regulations may make it easier for U.S.-based drone manufacturers to access the global marketplace. Flexibility is the… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Flight Controllers from ModalAI are the American-Made Brains Inside Inspired Flight Drones

Flight Controllers from ModalAI are the American-Made Brains Inside Inspired Flight Drones sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 14, 2021, 5:09 am By Chad Sweet, CEO, ModalAI Recent adjustments to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) have impacted American companies that use foreign drones and drone parts. The government now bars… Solar Panel Inspections in Hammer sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 14, 2021, 6:07 am Hammer is an adaptive flight automation platform for drone surveys and inspections. We support a large number of mission types on both mobile tablets through Hammer App and Desktop environments… A selection of my favourite shots I’ve taken over the years in New Zealand 🇳🇿 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 13, 2021, 8:46 pm submitted by /u/boon6969 [link] [comment

senseFly launches eBee e-learning platform and operator certification program to advance drone knowledge

senseFly launches eBee e-learning platform and operator certification program to advance drone knowledge sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 12, 2021, 6:32 pm CHESEAUX-SUR-LAUSANNE, Switzerland, January 2021 – senseFly, the global leader in fixed-wingdrones, today unveils the launch of its new e-learning platform and dedicated Certified senseFly Operator… Sun flare with the mavic pro 2 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 13, 2021, 12:46 am submitted by /u/Sayakakunze [link] [comments] Sony’s Airpeak Drone Unveiled to the Public Drone Magazine     •     January 12, 2021, 8:05 pm The world’s smallest drone capable to carry Sony’s Alpha Camera System. Sony Corporation (“Sony”) has unveiled the Airpeak aircraft at CES2021 as part of its drone project in the area of AI… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Taken a while back - Mavic 2 Pro

Taken a while back - Mavic 2 Pro drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 11, 2021, 8:49 pm submitted by /u/Bumpy1412 [link] [comments] Threading the needle, with my new mini 2 drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 11, 2021, 11:33 pm submitted by /u/nubin1 [link] [comments] CES best of innovation award 2021 Skydio X2 sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 12, 2021, 7:36 am Skydio X2 is the new autonomous drone product from Skydio, leading U.S. drone manufacturer and world leader in autonomous flight. Skydio X2 pairs Skydio’s world-leading flight autonomy AI engine with… AMA and Its Partners Help Shape Law Drone Magazine     •     January 11, 2021, 5:11 pm The National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2021

BREAKING: More Shots Fired in U.S. – China Tech War, Implications for Commercial Drone Industry

BREAKING: More Shots Fired in U.S. – China Tech War, Implications for Commercial Drone Industry Drone Magazine     •     January 8, 2021, 7:21 pm The U.S. – China tech war has had major implications for the commercial drone industry.  Now, AirForce veteran and aerospace attorney Dawn Zoldi of P3 Tech Consulting explains the impact of the… EU Drone Regulations: a Risk-Based Approach DRONELIFE     •     January 6, 2021, 4:37 pm EU drone regulations 2019/947 and 2019/945  became effective on December 30, 2020.  The risk-based approach does not differentiate between recreational and commercial operations, but considers the… Containment - Hong Kong drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 11, 2021, 10:26 am submitted by /u/derryainsworth [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Op-Ed: Brian Wynne and Kevin Burke on Remote Identification for Unmanned Systems

Op-Ed: Brian Wynne and Kevin Burke on Remote Identification for Unmanned Systems DRONELIFE     •     January 5, 2021, 3:47 pm Following the publication of the final rule on remote identification for drones last week, the industry has voiced opinions both for and against the concept of Remote ID as well as the actual rule.… Assured PNT solutions where resilience counts sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 8, 2021, 11:12 am Are you innovating technology that requires positioning, navigation or time to be accurate, reliable and available at all times? As GPS/GNSS jamming and spoofing threats are increasing globally, new… Made a custom cut drone case for my mini! drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 9, 2021, 11:43 pm submitted by /u/Artistic_Mongoose402 [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

GA-ASI Demonstrate BLOS Command & Control Over HF Using MQ-9

GA-ASI Demonstrate BLOS Command & Control Over HF Using MQ-9 sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 8, 2021, 5:50 am General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.(GA-ASI) completed the first Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) High Frequency (HF) Command and Control (C2) demonstration for an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS).… Whoah drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 9, 2021, 3:10 am submitted by /u/Tigremans596 [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Drone Advisory Committee Membership Changes: Skydio, Amazon Prime, Drone Service Providers

Drone Advisory Committee Membership Changes: Skydio, Amazon Prime, Drone Service Providers Drone Magazine     •     January 6, 2021, 4:09 pm U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced new additions and changes to the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Drone Advisory Committee membership.  New members include… Cyberhawk – How do I manage drone data? sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 7, 2021, 3:40 pm It’s no secret that organizations in the construction, power grid, oil and gas, and power generation sectors are asset-intensive. They depend heavily on the performance of their assets to drive their… I flew through a bagel. drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 7, 2021, 5:41 pm submitted by /u/stefan_fpv [link] [comments] Precision Agriculture: A Day on the Fa

GA-ASI News: GA-ASI Selected for Skyborg Vanguard Program

GA-ASI News: GA-ASI Selected for Skyborg Vanguard Program sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 7, 2021, 4:25 am General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.(GA-ASI) has been selected by the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) to support the Skyborg Vanguard Program. Skyborg will become the foundation… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Droning across America. *What 69 days living in a Honda CR-V looks like. @adventuresofblondie

Droning across America. *What 69 days living in a Honda CR-V looks like. @adventuresofblondie drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 5, 2021, 11:13 pm submitted by /u/islaypetrie [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.com/

Alpine 4 Stock Surges After Impossible Aerospace Acquisition and DJI Blacklist

Alpine 4 Stock Surges After Impossible Aerospace Acquisition and DJI Blacklist DRONELIFE     •     December 29, 2020, 9:56 pm Alpine 4 Technologies Ltd. (OTCMKTS:ALPP) stock had risen 1,900% in 4 weeks as of December 15.  The stock price isn’t high – it went from $.04 on November 16 to $.80 on December 11 –  but market… https://www.auto-uas.com/

Drone Industry News: the Top Stories of 2020 – and What’s Next for 2021

Drone Industry News: the Top Stories of 2020 – and What’s Next for 2021 Drone Magazine     •     December 31, 2020, 7:28 pm News and Commentary.  DRONELIFE published more than 840 pieces of drone industry news this year.  From drone delivery in the pandemic, the U.S.-China trade war, and new government regulations, we… EHang Launches Aerial Tourism Services with Strategic Partner Greenland Hong Kong sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     January 3, 2021, 6:19 am EHang Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: EH) (“EHang” or the “Company”), the world’s leading autonomous aerial vehicle (“AAV”) technology platform company, announced the launch of its own autonomous urban air… Winter sunsets in Hong Kong drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 4, 2021, 12:55 pm submitted by /u/derryainsworth [link] [comments] https://www.auto-uas.co

Flyter moves forward

Flyter moves forward sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     December 30, 2020, 8:40 am Russian start up Flyter has won the Start 1 competition in Russia and will now build and test a prototype of the Flyter JR with a take-off weight of up to 30 kg, made using simplified aircraft model… Remote ID Q & A: DRONERESPONDERS Answers Questions DRONELIFE     •     December 28, 2020, 7:22 pm Remote ID Q & A: Who will enforce Remote ID? When does it become effective? Where is it required? For all of these questions and more, DRONERESPONDERS, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping… https://www.auto-uas.com/

EU Drone Laws Change January 1: SkyBound Rescuer Makes it Easy with Free “Drone License Finder”

EU Drone Laws Change January 1: SkyBound Rescuer Makes it Easy with Free “Drone License Finder” Drone Magazine     •     December 29, 2020, 4:47 pm New EU drone laws will be implemented on January 1, 2021.  The EU UAS Regulation Package offers welcome codification of drone laws,  but even the “Easy Rules for UAS Regulations” aren’t all that easy… Alpine 4 Technologies, Ltd. (ALPP) Completes Acquisition of Impossible Aerospace sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     December 30, 2020, 6:38 am Alpine 4 Technologies, Ltd., (OTCQB: ALPP) a leading operator and owner of small market businesses, is pleased to announce that Alpine 4 and Impossible Aerospace (IA) have met all closing conditions… https://www.auto-uas.com/

The other side of Hong Kong ! Shot on DJI Mavic Pro

The other side of Hong Kong ! Shot on DJI Mavic Pro drones: for news, information and discussion of drones/UAVs and quadcopters     •     January 1, 2021, 9:19 am submitted by /u/dslr_hunter_25 [link] [comments] SkyBound Rescuer Launches a FREE ‘Drone License Finder’ that Simplifies the New EU Drone Laws sUAS News – The Business of Drones     •     December 30, 2020, 4:40 am Many EU countries will be experiencing a step change in drone regulations from 1 st January 2021 as they adopt the ‘EU UAS Regulation Package’ and with this development brings a steep learning curve… BREAKING: FAA Publishes Remote ID for Drones Final Version, Ops Over People DRONELIFE     •     December 28, 2020, 7:09 pm The FAA has released the Remote ID for Drones final rule along with a rule on operations over people and moving vehicles, and night operations.  The long-awaited publications will clarify