Flying in the Standing Rock TFR

Flying in the Standing Rock TFR

press phantom 4 In our weekly hangout last night , we spoke to drone advocate and all round good egg Rhianna Lakin. She had been to Standing Rock to witness events unfolding and help where she could. Rhianna mentioned that she knew the journalist that was granted permission to fly in the TFR. Today that journalist, Rob Levine has got in touch. Here is the beginning of his story. “Our […]

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AirMap, DigiCert to issue digital certificates for drones

AirMap, DigiCert to issue digital certificates for drones

Backers of the new system hope it will spread to bring trusted verification to the skies Drones will start getting digital identification certificates under a new service being launched on Tuesday that hopes to bring trust and verification to the skies. The Drone IDs will be SSL/TLS certificates from DigiCert issued through AirMap, a provider of drone flight information data, and will first be available to users of Intel’s Aero […]

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Commercial drones will take off in 2017

Commercial drones will take off in 2017

When I heard about the FAA’s Part 107 drone regulations, I knew immediately they would profoundly accelerate innovation. These regulations, implemented in August, allowed businesses to fly drones under limited conditions and apply for certain restrictions to be waived to enable flights of greater scope. Most waiver applications have been filed for beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) flights and night flights — both vital to the delivery, utility, security […]

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New Drones this Christmas?

New Drones this Christmas?

phantom christmas Are you planning to buy someone a drone this Christmas? Or maybe even treating yourself to one? Get the most out of your flying and equipment experience and book a 1 to 1 session with us! Benefit from our qualified aviation professional Drone UK CAA R-NQE Pilot who can help you: – learn about the rules for hobby and/or commercial drone flying. – learn how to survive common […]

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Drone Solution for Warehouse Inventory

Drone Solution for Warehouse Inventory

Geodis and Delta Drone Confirm Operational Development PROTOTYPE COMPRISES A QUADCOPTER DRONE AND A GROUND-BASED ROBOT: Capable of identifying pallets in low-light conditions, the solution is operated using several dedicated electronics and computer systems. (Image: Delta Drone) Geodis and Delta Drone have delivered the prototype of a drone that can be used in warehouses to manage inventory. A few months after the start-up of the project and in line with […]

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Exploring the Present and Future of the Drone Industry

Exploring the Present and Future of the Drone Industry

If you’ve ever done a search for “commercial drone” or something similar, you’ve likely come across one of Colin Snow’s articles . A 25-year technology industry veteran whose interest and expertise in commercial drones stems from his experience making, programming, and piloting UAVs, Colin’s interest and expertise around what is and will be happening in the commercial drone industry is unmatched. That insight and experience made for a fascinating discussion […]

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