Drones Under 100$

Drones Under 100$

With the holidays right around the corner, we constantly get asked, “What’s the best ‘less’ expensive drone to buy?” and “What drones are perfect for beginners?” So we decided to compile a list of some of the best drones, all under $100! Want to see our complete selection of drones and accessories? Click here or visit AtlantaHobby.com . Stay tuned for the ” Drones under $1000″ list coming soon! Blade […]

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Which Commercial Drone Show Should I Go To?

Which Commercial Drone Show Should I Go To?

To say there are a plethora of options when it comes to conferences, events and expos that focus on commercial drone technology is a bit of an understatement. The Skytango team put together a list of over 80 commercial drone events for 2016 , and that list could easily have been much bigger if their criteria for inclusion weren’t as strict. Their 2017 list is set to be even larger. […]

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Meeting DJI’s New Drones

Meeting DJI’s New Drones

As DJI comes to the end of its tenth birthday year the executives at the company must be quite pleased with how things are going. The company’s new Mavic Pro drone is a hit, and its rival, GoPro has recalled all of the Karma drones it had sold, amid reports of them falling out of the sky mid-flight. This means that the high-quality and portable drone market truly belongs to […]

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Can AeroVironment Compete in the Commercial Drone Market?

Can AeroVironment Compete in the Commercial Drone Market?

AeroVironment’s new drone and cloud-based analytics platform squarely targets the commercial sector, but are they targeting the wrong vertical, too late in the game? THE FACTS: Earlier this month, the military and tactical unmanned aircraft systems manufacturer AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) proudly unveiled its new Quantix TM drone and a cloud-based analytics platform called the AeroVironment Decision Support System (AV DSS™). The combo is designed with the civil/commercial markets in mind. The […]

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Why is there a TFR over Standing Rock?

Why is there a TFR over Standing Rock?

The FAA has imposed a 4-nautical mile Temporary Flight Restriction , (“TFR”), in airspace up to 3500 feet above sea level, over the Standing Rock Protest in North Dakota. The land in that area sits approximately 1600 feet above sea level, meaning about 1900 feet of the sky above the protest is off limits to any aircraft other than those permitted to fly — namely, aircraft in support of the […]

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