DJI Introduces Knowledge Quiz for Drone Pilots in the UK

DJI Introduces Knowledge Quiz for Drone Pilots in the UK

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, is introducing a knowledge quiz this Friday for all pilots who are operating drones in the UK airspace. The test comes prior to government plans to introduce a safety awareness test for drone users in 2018. A recent survey carried out by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) revealed that 27% ofthose planning to buy a drone over the Christmas […]

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FAA Releases UAS Remote Tracking and ID ARC Report

FAA Releases UAS Remote Tracking and ID ARC Report

FAA Releases UAS Remote Tracking and ID ARC Report The Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Identification and Tracking Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC), chartered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in June, has submitted its report and recommendations (PDF) to the agency on technologies available to identify and track drones in flight and other associated issues, the FAA has announced . According to the official release , 74 ARC members represented an […]

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Best Way To Identify Drones

Best Way To Identify Drones

New FAA Committee Report Recommends Best Way To Identify Drones DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, welcomes today’s release of a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) committee report on technology to identify drones in flight, clearing the way for drones to be used in new beneficial ways. The report recommends that drones broadcast identifying information to local receivers, which is the “electronic license plate” technology in […]

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Shark Spotting drone trial begins in NSW, Australia

Shark Spotting drone trial begins in NSW, Australia

australian lifeguard and heli Surf Life Saving New South Wales Australia this week commenced RPA operational trials at 9 locations, using DJI P4P’s & M600’s and machine learning algorithms which analyse live video and generate an alert whenever it identifies a shark. Twenty seven Volunteer life savers and forty three professional life guards have cross trained to become RPA pilots for the program. Never before have life guards been able […]

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