Nova Scotians cash in on illegal drone use

Nova Scotians cash in on illegal drone use

Commercial drone users say ‘biggest issue’ they face is illegal use of drones to make money Commercial drone users in Nova Scotia say there’s a growing number of people using their drones illegally to make money. “That is one of the biggest issues, we face it all the time,” said Mark Langille a partner at flitelab in Halifax, which uses drones for a wide range of jobs including photography and […]

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Flying in? Declare your drone

Flying in? Declare your drone

New Delhi: International flyers bringing drones into India will now have to declare them with the customs. With the remote-controlled flying devices emerging as a major security threat, the government has decided to revise the customs declaration form to include drones in the list of `prohibited and dutiable’ items, with effect from April 1. Mysterious drone sightings were reported around IGI airport recently , after which the Delhi Police issued […]

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InnoFlight announces MAVLink Compatible Jupiter JM-1 Autopilot

InnoFlight announces MAVLink Compatible Jupiter JM-1 Autopilot

The advanced Jupiter JM-1 multicopter autopilot is now compatible with MAVLink protocol further its capability for SUAS research and development. Taoyuan, Taiwan (R.O.C) – March, 2016 InnoFlight (INF), the leading manufacturer of flight control systems, UAV and stabilised camera gimbals in Taiwan today announced the release of MAVLink compatible Jupiter JM-1 multicopter autopilot. The company has over ten years’ experience in design and development of flight stabilised system for VTOL […]

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‘Eyes in the sky’ technology opens the way to rapid, safe and repeatable inspections

‘Eyes in the sky’ technology opens the way to rapid, safe and repeatable inspections

Lloyd’s Register’s first phase of its guidance notes for drones and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) is launched today, giving operators in the energy and marine industries confidence in using UAS for offshore, marine and onshore surveys and in-service inspections. “We are developing these guidance notes to provide a consistent approach to risk in UAS and drone deployment, offering practical operational considerations relating to regulations, personnel, quality, safety, hardware, software and […]

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