DJI Introduces Racing Edition Goggles to Enable the Thrill of Drone Racing and FPV Experience

DJI Introduces Racing Edition Goggles to Enable the Thrill of Drone Racing and FPV Experience

External Video Transmission and Camera Module Allows for Expanded Creative Uses Beyond DJI Drones SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today launched an enhanced version of the DJI Goggles targeted at drone racers, aerial enthusiasts and RC hobbyists. The new DJI Goggles RE (Racing Edition) take on a completely new look, with a redesigned metallic matte black visor […]

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UAVs For Disaster Relief and Fire Suppression Missions

UAVs For Disaster Relief and Fire Suppression Missions

Insitu Flies ScanEagle Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Disaster Relief and Fire Suppression Missions Insitu Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, used its ScanEagle ® UAS in assisting with several recent disaster recovery operations in Texas, and fire suppression operations in Oregon and California. In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Insitu, a leading information services company with more than one million operational UAS flight hours, put INEXA Solutions™, its […]

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Kalashnikov plans to launch unmanned aircraft fleet operator

Kalashnikov plans to launch unmanned aircraft fleet operator

zala fleet MOSCOW, November 27. /TASS/. Russia’s concern Kalashnikov (an affiliate of Rostec) is creating a provider of a variety of services in the unmanned aircraft market segment, the concern’s press-service told TASS. Kalashnikov has plans for manufacturing drones and provides the full range of maintenance and repair services to any customers interested. The specialists of the yet-to-be-created company plan to use drones for handling tasks that require remote-controlled aircraft: […]

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Mercedes Plans More Drone Deliveries

Mercedes Plans More Drone Deliveries

After 100+ Perfect Flights, Mercedes Plans More Drone Deliveries An interesting article was published in Bloomberg Technology regarding Mercedes-Benz and drone delivery . Mercedes-Benz, after conducting the biggest test using drones to ship everyday items, said: “the mini aircraft completed 100 drop-offs to strategically placed vans in Zurich with a perfect safety record and more deliveries are planned for next year”. About 50 individual customers placed orders with Swiss online […]

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Intel Supports FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program

Intel Supports FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program

Intel Announces Support For The FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program The deadline for the Federal Aviation Administration’s UAS Integration Pilot Program is fast approaching and companies are making it a point to show their support. The UAS Integration Pilot Program opens up the floor for state, local, and tribal governments to partner with private sector entities in order to accelerate safe UAS integration. Intel applauded the program early this month […]

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Texo DSI Long Range UHS

Texo DSI Long Range UHS

Texo Long Range UHS Texo Drone Survey and Inspection Ltd (Texo DSI) continuous commitment to pushing the envelope of unmanned aerial vehicle services, has gone even further with the addition of long range VTOL UHS (Unmanned Helicopter System) capability. The company has made a strategic procurement decision to acquire the High Eye HEF 32 Unmanned Helicopter – making it the first in the UK to do so. This addition to […]

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Drones For Emergency Services

Drones For Emergency Services

The Uses And Value Of Drones For Emergency Services FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Prep Course Skytango published an awesome article discussing how drones are being used increasingly for emergency services and answering how emergency services can leverage and safely deploy such technology. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), or drones, as the platforms are more commonly known, are the technology of the moment. Drones are increasingly being employed in a growing […]

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Introducing Anti-Drone Systems DroneSentinel and DroneSentry

Introducing Anti-Drone Systems DroneSentinel and DroneSentry

DroneShield Releases Video of Its Ground-breaking Anti-Drone Systems DroneSentinel and DroneSentry Australian public company with substantial U.S. operations, DroneShield Ltd , has released a video of its ground-breaking DroneSentinel and DroneSentry anti-drone systems in operation. DroneSentry is an integrated automated drone detection and countermeasure product with an anti-swarming capability. DroneSentry provides its users with a multi-method drone detection capability and includes and integrates radar, radio frequency, acoustic, thermal and optical […]

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Preferred Motors Of DRL Pilots

Preferred Motors Of DRL Pilots

Even among drone enthusiasts, many can be surprised when they learn that drone racing has effectively become a sport. Not very long ago, the “Drone Racing League” was basically being tested by ESPN, shown on television during odd hours and such. However, once ESPN essentially renewed DRL for a second “season,” so to speak, it seemed the sport was established. Just last month, the DRL announced the 2018 world championships, […]

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Terra Drone And LG U+ Put UTM System Into Commercial Use For The First Time In South Korea

Terra Drone And LG U+ Put UTM System Into Commercial Use For The First Time In South Korea

Terra Drone Co., Ltd., the leading Japanese commercial drone service company, has commercialized UTM(Unmanned Traffic Management)system for the first time in Korea collaborating with LG U+, a South Korean cellular carrier owned by LG Corporation. On November 21st, 2017, LG U+ CEO Kwon Young-Soo announced that LG U+ began “U+ Smart Drone UTM System,” which enables a drone to fly safely for disaster monitoring and logistic transport in BVLOS (beyond […]

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