1,000+ drone swarms in China

1,000+ drone swarms in China

This June 2017 swarm of 117 drones set the world record for the most fixed-wing drones in a single swarm. At the close of the Global Fortune Forum in Guangzhou on Dec. 7, the event’s hosts set a world record for the largest drone swarm ever deployed. For 9 minutes, 1,180 drones danced and blinked out an aerial show. It was cool. It was also an interesting look into the […]

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HERE and Unifly to map the airspace for drones

HERE and Unifly to map the airspace for drones

Rich and accurate data sources will be vital for safe drone transportation In the Autonomous World, ground and airborne vehicle traffic will need coordination Soon it may not only be our roads that are congested. The growing popularity of drones, whether for recreational or commercial use, has highlighted the challenge of managing traffic in low-altitude airspace. Moreover, in the future Autonomous World, the traffic of both airborne and ground vehicles […]

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Intel Shooting Star Drones Set to Dazzle Audiences for 1st Time on the Las Vegas Strip

Intel Shooting Star Drones Set to Dazzle Audiences for 1st Time on the Las Vegas Strip

Intel is bringing the first drone light show to the Las Vegas Strip this week with nightly performances at the iconic Fountains of Bellagio during CES 2018. Audiences will experience the magic of Intel technology as a fleet of 250 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones light up the sky, integrated with the Fountains of Bellagio to a licensed rendition of the song “Stargazing” by artist Kygo. Starting Monday, Jan. 8, following […]

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SkySpecs proves value of automated drone inspections with at-scale operations; lands $8M investment

SkySpecs proves value of automated drone inspections with at-scale operations; lands $8M investment

SkySpecs, the leading automated infrastructure inspection company, announces an $8 million Series B financing led by Statkraft Ventures together with UL Ventures and Capital Midwest with follow-on investments from Venture Investors , Huron River Ventures and additional existing investors. Founders and Forbes 30 Under 30 honorees Danny Ellis and Tom Brady along with the SkySpecs team will use the investment to scale the company’s international operations and develop world-class inspection […]

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Yuneec Unveils New Drones At CES 2018

Yuneec Unveils New Drones At CES 2018

Yuneec International Yuneec Unveils New Drones At CES 2018 The New Firebird FPV, HD Racer, and The Next-Generation Typhoon H Plus Yuneec International , a world leader in electric aviation, is making sure everyone knows their name in 2018. The company announces its entrance into two new categories at CES 2018 , fixed-wing and drone racing. For the fixed-wing category, they released the new Firebird FPV, and for the drone […]

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