UAV Air collaborates with Surrey Search and Rescue

UAV Air collaborates with Surrey Search and Rescue

A safety orientated British drone training centre has teamed up with Surrey Search and Rescue in an effort to make its CAA approved UAQ training course more relevant to the field. The UAV Air UAQ-SAR course will deliver tailored, context-specific training that actively addresses the challenges Search and Rescue (SAR) services face. More than just a CAA approved course, the UAQ curriculum will go well beyond the requirements of the […]

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Utilising Drones for the benefit of education.

Utilising Drones for the benefit of education.

Dear DIY Drone Video Contributor. You are hereby invited to contribute to utilize your DRONE to benefit education, research and learning, for the benefit of humanity. If your video is selected, more people will also be able to see your work across a targeted network of of approx. 42,500 libraries in more than 200 countries (and their millions of users worldwide) and those interested in offering you commercial assignments will […]

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The Future Drone Highways

The Future Drone Highways

An award-winning design for Manhattan envisions a hive-like tower for unmanned aerial drones. The building would allow drones to dock legally, away from no-fly zones. The Hive skyscraper concept was created by American designers for eVolo Magazine’s annual Skyscraper Competition . A jury for the architecture magazine chose three winners from 489 entries. They were looking for designs that took novel approaches and challenged how we understand vertical architecture. Hadeel […]

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Commercial operators: turn single flights into repeat work with Propeller

Commercial operators: turn single flights into repeat work with Propeller

Hi all, First of all, huge props to the devs on the Pixhawk firmware, and Mission/APM Planner – We have a handful of multis and planes we fly and all run AP/AC with great success! I run Propeller ( www.propelleraero.com ), and we let you deliver your drone data in an easy to use/share/measure web platform. Propeller began wanting to build drones, however our first customers were still looking for […]

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Abuzz over drone racing in Singapore

Abuzz over drone racing in Singapore

There have been at least four customers asking to try first-person view racing for the first time each month, says the owner of RP Innovations SG, a drone equipment business that recently co-organised a race in Marina Bay. SINGAPORE: The skies over Marina Bay were slightly more crowded on Sunday (Mar 27), buzzing with the newly familiar hum of drones. Part of the i Light Marina Bay event series FutureMe, […]

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Could Drones Replace Most Satellites?

Could Drones Replace Most Satellites?

Almost all of them, it turns out. On October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched an object named “Sputnik” into orbit around the earth. It was a metallic sphere outfitted with radio antennas, the first modern satellite orbiting our planet in outer space. Jump forward almost 60 years to present day, and there are more satellites in space than there have ever been, though most of them are non-functioning. Between […]

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